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Big brother for hire: FTC cracks down on consumer tracking company
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sent a new warning for companies engaged in geolocation tracking. Specifically, the FTC recently reached a


California court clarifies scope of Song-Beverly
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2015

California's Song-Beverly Credit Card Act does not prohibit retailers from collecting email addresses after a credit card transaction has been


Poor mobile app security draws FTC’s attention
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently charged two companies Fandango, LLC, and Credit Karma, Inc. with violating the FTC Act by


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


FTC approves new COPPA safe harbor program
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has recently approved the kidSAFE Seal Program's kidSAFE seal as a safe harbor program through which companies


New COPPA consent method gives websites greater flexibility
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently approved a new method for obtaining verifiable parental consent that could make it easier for companies


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


FTC releases revised COPPA Rule
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2012

The Federal Trade Commission recently released its revised rule implementing the provisions of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (commonly


Victory for FTC in dispute over its data security authority
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 4 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently won a significant victory in federal court in its ongoing efforts to hold businesses accountable for


Never mind the NSA, privacy groups set sights on big retail
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2014

With the proliferation of smart phones and other mobile devices, it has never been easier for brands and marketers to collect data about the habits