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Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2012

On November 15, 2012, the FCC and TDS Telecommunications Corporation (TDS Telecom) entered into a consent decree regarding TDS Telecom’s compliance with CPNI requirements under 47 U.S.C. Section 2229c)(1


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2012

On August 1, 2012, the FTC announced that will publish a Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Request for Comment regarding further modifications to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Rule in the Federal Register


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2011

On November 22, 2011, the FTC continued its crackdown on illegal robocalls by taking action against a telemarketing operation that allegedly helped clients make robocalls, call phone numbers on the National Do Not Call Registry, and mask Caller ID information, in violation of the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule


Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announcements
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2012

The FCC has released the Tentative Agenda for its next Open Meeting to be held March 21, 2012, at 10:30 am Eastern


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • European Union, France, USA
  • March 5 2012

On February 24, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) lawsuit to compel the FTC to enforce the Google consent order prior to March 1, 2012, the date on which Google implemented the announced consolidation of its privacy policies


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2012

The FTC will hold a workshop on April 26, 2012, titled “Paper, Plastic . . . or Mobile? An FTC Workshop on Mobile Payments”


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2012

On May 30, 2012, the FTC will host a day-long, public “Dot Com Disclosures Workshop” addressing the need for new guidance for advertisers on appropriate disclosures for the online and mobile environment


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 13 2012

On August 9, 2012, the FTC announced its much-anticipated settlement with Google on allegations that Google misrepresented to Safari Internet browser users that it would not place tracking “cookies” or serve targeted ads on them


Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and privacy regulation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

On May 8, 2012, the FTC announced that it had reached a settlement with the social networking service Myspace over charges that it allowed advertisers to access personally identifiable information despite previous assurances that it would keep such information private


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