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Swiping customers’ driver’s licenses may steer Best Buy into trouble
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2012

It is a common practice for retailers to collect customers’ personal information when processing the exchange or return of merchandise


Playdom must pay for violating COPPA
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reached a record $3 million agreement with the online game developer Playdom Inc. and Senior Vice President Howard Marks to settle charges that the Walt Disney Co. subsidiary violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) by collecting and disclosing the personal information of children under the age of 13 without proper parental consent


Skechers pays up and agrees to "shape up" its deceptive health & fitness claims
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2012

Skechers USA recently agreed to pay $40 million to settle charges brought against it by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) based on the company’s claims that its toning shoes could provide beneficial weight loss and muscle toning results to consumers


When inaccurate simulations lead to litigation and settlements
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2015

Publisher Sega of America, Inc. (Sega) and developer Gearbox Software, L.L.C. (Gearbox) are involved in a battle centered around Aliens: Colonial


California Attorney General reports upswing in data breaches
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2014

In October 2014, California Attorney General Kamala Harris released the California Data Breach Report, the state’s most recent analysis of data


Are you behaving? Targeted advertising enforcement ramping up
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2014

The Better Business Bureau’s Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program (Accountability Program) recently challenged Best Buy, Yelp


Bogo? More like ‘no go’
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently brought its first case under the Restore Online Shoppers’ Confidence Act (ROSCA), a 2010 federal law that


The FTC releases report on the Internet of Things
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released a report this week examining the privacy and security implications of the so-called "Internet of Things."


FDRA holds briefing to discuss latest cybersecurity trends
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2015

Last week, the Footwear Distributers and Retailers of America (FDRA) hosted a briefing on cybersecurity trends in the retail industry. In light of the


Walmart argues against class certification in customer data collection case
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 4 2014

Walmart recently argued that the US District Court for the Eastern District of California should not grant class certification in a