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FTC updates COPPA Rule
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

Following a multi-year review that began in 2010, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has released its updated Children's Online Privacy Protection


Mobile privacy still high on agencies’ agendas
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

Mobile privacy continues to be a topic of interest at key agencies. The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") released a new report on children's mobile


Congressional developments in mobile privacy
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

At the close of the last Congress, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved an amended version of location data privacy legislation introduced by Sen


New breach notification standards for health information
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

The Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") issued final omnibus HITECH Regulations on January 17, 2013.2 The HITECH Act was signed into law


Federal Trade Commission looks at "the big picture"
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2012

Carrying out a plan announced earlier this year, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) convened a day-long public workshop on “The Big Picture: Comprehensive Online Data Collection” on December 6, 2012


Senator Markey and Representative Barton reintroduce Do Not Track Kids Act
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

On November 14, 2013, the Do Not Track Kids Act (S. 1700 and H.R. 3481) was introduced in both chambers of Congress by Sen. Edward Markey (D-MA), Sen


Government Accountability Office report on information resellers and the need for an enhanced consumer privacy framework
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

On November 15, the Government Accountability Office ("GAO") released a report to the public on information resellers with regard to the current


House Bipartisan Working Group continues discussion on privacy
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

On November 14, 2013, the Bipartisan Privacy Working Group of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade


Federal Trade Commission holds workshop on “Internet of Things”
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

On November 19, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") hosted "the Internet of Things" ("IoT") Workshop to explore potential consumer privacy


Court dismisses class actions challenging use of third-party cookies on Safari browsers
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

On October 9, 2013, a federal district court dismissed all of the legal claims raised against four online advertising companies in 25 putative class