FTC discusses health app privacy

(Jan 21, 2021) U.S. Federal Trade Commission Division of Advertising Practices Attorney Miles Plant wrote a blog post with tips for protecting personal data supplied to hea... Read More

Chopra chosen to lead CFPB, among other changes at FTC

(Jan 19, 2021) Politico reports U.S. President-elect Joe Biden announced his nomination of Federal Trade Commissioner Rohit Chopra as director of the Consumer Financial Pro... Read More

Global News Roundup: Jan. 12–19, 2021

(Jan 19, 2021) In this week’s global legislative roundup, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-N.Y., proposed privacy legislation, and a Washington Senate Committee held a public hearing o... Read More

A rundown of US enforcement actions

(Jan 15, 2021) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission Read More

FTC announces settlement with women's health app

(Jan 13, 2021) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission reached a settlement with Flo Health over the data-sharing practices related to its women's health tracking app. The FTC al... Read More

FTC, developer reach settlement on facial recognition use

(Jan 12, 2021) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement with Everalbum regarding alleged facial recognition misuse. The FTC claims the photo application dev... Read More

How the Ga. Senate runoff results could impact privacy legislation, regulation

(Jan 7, 2021) Axios reports on how the results of the Georgia runoff elections and subsequent Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate could impact potential federal privacy... Read More

FTC calls for PrivacyCon 2021 presentations

(Jan 5, 2021) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is seeking presentations and demonstrations for Read More

A roundup of US data breach settlements

(Dec 21, 2020) The Office of Connecticut Attorney General William Tong Read More

FTC launches investigation into tech companies' data practices

(Dec 15, 2020) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission launched an investigation into the data practices of nine technology companies. The FTC has Read More