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California positioning itself to press the eraser button
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2013

California Senate Bill 568, passed unanimously in the California Senate, would mandate an "eraser button" for websites that collect information from


Senate Commerce Committee examines “do not track” status
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2013

On April 24, Senator Jay Rockefeller (D-WV), Chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, convened a committee hearing titled "A Status Update on the


Warning: upcoming enforcement action CBBB announces compliance deadline for web publishers
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

The Council of Better Business Bureaus ("CBBB") has issued a Compliance Warning letter announcing that, beginning January 1, 2014, the CBBB will


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


Heard on the Hill
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2013

On August 1, 2013, Chairman Lee Terry (R-NE) and RankingMember Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's ("Committee"


California Supreme Court holds that Song-Beverly Act does not apply to online downloadable purchases
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2013

On February 4, 2013, the California Supreme Court held in Apple Inc. v. Superior Court (Krescent) that the Song-Beverly Credit Card Act's prohibition


Senator Leahy introduces the Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2010

On September 20, 2010, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Leahy (D-VT) introduced bipartisan legislation, S. 3804, the Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act, with a stated purpose of combating online copyright infringement and piracy


Congress considers online gambling legislation
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2010

Since passage of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act ("UIGEA") in 2006, which made it illegal for a person "in the business of betting or wagering" to receive money in connection with unlawful internet gambling, a number of legislative initiatives have been introduced that propose an alternative regulatory framework for online gambling, including licensing, taxing, and regulating different forms of online gambling


Federal Trade Commission privacy report expected in November
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2010

The Federal Trade Commission ("Commission") is expected to release a report recommending new privacy principles for online and offline data collection and use for marketing and advertising purposes


Industry launches self-regulatory program for online behavioral advertising
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2010

On October 4, 2010, leading marketing and advertising trade associations launched a robust self-regulatory program for online behavioral advertising