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FTC Takes Aim at Negative Option Marketing with New Enforcement Policy Statement

USA - November 24 2021 “Dark patterns” - user interfaces that are designed, intentionally or unintentionally, to influence user decision making - have been increasingly on…

Sheila A. Millar

California Privacy Protection Agency Seeks Comments on New CCPA Regulations

USA - October 26 2021 The newly established California Privacy Protection Agency (the Agency) is soliciting public comments on a number of issues, as required by the…

Sheila A. Millar

FTC Resurrects Penalty Offense Authority as Possible Civil Penalty Vehicle

USA - October 14 2021 Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s April 22, 2021 decision in AMG Capital Management, LLC v. Federal Trade Commission, which put the brakes on the…

Sheila A. Millar

NIST Lays Out Cybersecurity Guidance for Non-Technical Supporting Capabilities Related to IoT Devices

USA - September 21 2021 With millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices from phones to smart home censors flooding the market every year, effective cybersecurity to help…

Sheila A. Millar, Anushka N. Rahman

President Biden Nominates Alvaro Bedoya for FTC Commissioner

USA - September 14 2021 On September 13, 2021, President Biden nominated Alvaro Bedoya for Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to replace outgoing FTC…

Sheila A. Millar