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Geolocation phone apps to track children come under scrutiny by the FTC
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2018

In the last five years, a variety of phone applications and other devices have quickly entered the market to help parents track their child’s


‘Do Not Track Kids’ Tracks Back to Congress
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2018

The Do Not Track Kids Act has made a return to Congress, with lawmakers hoping the third time will be the charm and the protections of the Children’s


COPPA Revisited: The Do Not Track Kids Act of 2018 Provides a Glimpse into What Lawmakers Could Do to Ground Services with Large Teen Customer Bases
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2018

In enacting the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, Congress determined that the safeguards built into the statute should apply only to children


CARU Recommends Kudo Modify Its Mobile Application
  • Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
  • USA
  • May 25 2018

Through its routine monitoring, the Children's Advertising Review Unit ("CARU") became aware of Kudos & Co. ("Kudos") and its mobile application (the


App Maker Pays $100K to Settle COPPA Action
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2018

To resolve allegations of Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) violations, a Chinese software and consumer electronics company agreed to


Foreign Devices, Apps Cautioned About COPPA Violations
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2018

Potential violations of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and the COPPA Rule triggered letters to two foreign companies from the


FTC Warns Two Foreign-Based App Developers of Possible COPPA Violations
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2018

The FTC staff recently sent two warning letters to Gator Group Co., Ltd., and Tinitell, Inc., which marketed mobile apps directed to children and


NJ AG Settles with Chinese Firm Over COPPA Violations, FTC Sends Warning Letters
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

The NJ attorney general recently announced that it settled with a Chinese entity over violations of COPPA. The company promotes itself as a “virtual


CARU Refers Social Network App Musical.ly to FTC
  • Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
  • USA
  • April 30 2018

Through its routine monitoring of advertising directed toward children, the Children’s Advertising Review Unit (“CARU”) became aware of the Musical.ly


ESRB Floats Changes to Its COPPA Safe Harbor Program
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2018

The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act provides a “safe harbor” for companies that comply with self-regulatory certification guidelines issued