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Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2011

On August 19, 2011, the FTC announced that it approved settlements with three credit report resellers: SettlementOne Credit Corporation; ACRAnet, Inc.; and Fajilan and Associates, Inc., also doing business as Statewide Credit Services


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2012

On June 12, 2012, the FTC announced that Spokeo, Inc., an online data broker that compiles and sells detailed information profiles on millions of individuals, will pay $800,000 in order to settle charges that it sold consumer profiles to other companies without taking the steps required by the U.S. Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) to protect consumers


Telecom privacy news
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2011

A group of Attorneys General from 15 states, including Massachusetts, New York, and Illinois, filed a joint letter with the FTC in response to the December 2010 Staff Report on privacy


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) developments
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2011

On February 3, 2011, the FTC announced that it has reached tentative settlement agreements with three credit report resellers that allegedly failed to take reasonable steps to protect consumers' personal information


Arent Fox’s this week in telecom - September 9, 2013
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2013

Welcome to the latest edition of Arent Fox's This Week in Telecom, our weekly newsletter designed to keep you apprised of recent developments in


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2012

On December 10, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission issued a new staff report titled “Mobile Apps for Kids: Disclosures Still Not Making the Grade.”


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2012

The FTC is seeking public comment on issues raised at a December 2011 workshop on the privacy and security implications raised by facial recognition technology


Arent Fox’s this week in telecom - July 22, 2013
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2013

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Announcements The next meeting of the Consumer Advisory Committee will be August 2, 2013, 9:00 am to 4:00


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2013

On January 24, 2013, Congressman Ed Markey, D-Mass., sent a letter to The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Robert A. Iger expressing concern


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2012

On July 18, 2012, the FTC testified before the Senate Privacy Subcommittee regarding the privacy and security implications of current and future commercial uses of facial recognition technologies