Addressing the Senate Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, Federal Trade Commission Chair Edith Ramirez and
Just days after Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) reintroduced his geolocation privacy bill, Jessica Rich of the Federal Trade Commission testified before a
In the agency's first action involving geolocation data, Goldenshores Technologies, LLC, settled charges with the Federal Trade Commission that the
As the year ended, lawmakers scrambled to make progress on legislation addressing geolocation privacy and updating the Video Privacy Protection Act and
A closely watched piece of California legislation that would have regulated the privacy controls of social networking sites has been voted down by the state Senate twice.
The Senate Judiciary Committee recently passed the Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act by a unanimous vote, moving the legislation to the full Senate.