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FTC Settles with Breathalyzer Company over False Advertising
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2017

The FTC recently settled false advertising claims against Breathometer, Inc. regarding Breathometer’s breathalyzer app and wireless device. Among


VIZIO Settles FTC and New Jersey AG Smart TV Tracking Charges
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2017

VIZIO, Inc. recently agreed to pay $2.2 million to settle a regulatory complaint based on the company’s collection of viewing data from its “smart”


Company pays $40k settlement for allegedly scraping LinkedIn Corp.’s user data
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 13 2014

Robocog, Inc., doing business as HiringSolved, allegedly scraped content from LinkedIn Corp.'s member data and displayed this information in their


Consumers and Their Phones: Legal Risks for Companies
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2017

Pokémon GO brought augmented realityand related privacy concernsto the forefront in 2016. More companies will likely join the augmented reality


Facebook must honor WhatsApp privacy promises to consumers, according to FTC
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 29 2014

In its acquisition of WhatsApp, a mobile messaging application, Facebook has been notified by the Federal Trade Commission that it must continue to


NAD finds T-Mobile can use crowdsourced data to substantiate performance claims
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2015

The National Advertising Division recently concluded that T-Mobile USA, Inc. can use crowdsourced data to substantiate certain implied comparative


California enacts privacy legislation regarding smart TV voice-recognition features
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 15 2015

California Governor Jerry Brown recently signed into law several requirements for manufacturers of smart TVs with voice-recognition features. A.B


Dental Software Provider Fined by FTC for Deceptive Encryption Claims
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2016

Henry Schein Practice Solutions, Inc., recently settled a lawsuit filed by the Federal Trade Commission regarding the company's allegedly deceptive


FTC Approves Facial Recognition for Parental Consent Under COPPA
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

The Federal Trade Commission recently approved a new method for verifiable parental consent used under the Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule


2015 Privacy Year In Review
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • January 14 2016

The Snowden revelation that the US conducted surveillance on citizens of other countries had a significant impact in 2015, including on the transfer