We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 152

CFPB: Get Proper Consent for Recurring Debit Transactions, or Else!
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

As 2016 gets underway, companies should be mindful that regulators are paying close attention to automatic recurring debit transactions. If reviewing


What’s the Big Deal with Big Data? New FTC Report Released
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2016

The Federal and Trade Commission recently released a report outlining the benefits and risks involved in using big data. The report, Big Data: A Tool


Safe Harbor Data Gets a New ‘Privacy Shield’
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 2 2016

This morning, the European Commission and US Department of Commerce agreed on a Safe Harbor replacement deal, rebranded as the EU-US Privacy Shield


Deal or No Deal? Class Action Alleges Macy’s Offered Misleading Sale Prices
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 26 2016

Macy’s, Inc. and subsidiary Bloomingdale’s, Inc. were recently served with a class action complaint alleging that the retail chains misled consumers


“World of Warcraft” Creator Takes Battle to Court over Game’s Characters
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2015

A federal judge in the Northern District of California recently dismissed a complaint in which video game producers claimed that characters from


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


National Advertising Initiative Updates Rules for Data Collection on Mobile Apps
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2015

The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI), an advertising industry trade group for third-party advertisers, recently released the 2015 update to its


Youthful indiscretions? California offers minors a clean slate
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

Already one of the strictest states in the country when it comes to protecting online privacy, California recently passed another law that may


Recent changes to Facebook promotions guidelines is good news for marketers
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • October 11 2013

If you're a business owner thinking about running a promotion on Facebook, your life just got a little bit easier. Facebook recently revised its


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