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FTC publishes first COPPA enforcement actions under revised regulation
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced two settlements of enforcement actions involving the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA"


FTC hosts workshop on big data
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

On September 15, 2014, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") hosted a workshop entitled "Big Data: A Tool for Inclusion or Exclusion?" The workshop


House energy and commerce subcommittee hearing on data flows
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

On September 17, 2014, the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade ("Subcommittee") held a hearing


GAO report on CFPB big data collection
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

On September 22, 2014, the U.S. Government Accountability Office ("GAO") published a report on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's ("CFPB"


California enacts ten new laws
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

Recent weeks have seen a flurry of legislative activity in California in the privacy space. On September 29, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law two


The NTIA multistakeholder process continues
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2014

On February 6, 2014, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration ("NTIA") commenced a new multistakeholder process focused on


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


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


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