Roundup: France, India, US and more

(Aug 8, 2022) In this week’s global legislative roundup, France’s data protection authority, the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, proposed fining ad... Read More

FTC Consumer Sentinel Network Databook 2021

(Feb 2, 2022) This guide from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission compiles consumer reports about fraud, identity theft and other consumer protection topics. This report inc... Read More

Do Not Call Complaints — Interactive Map

(Nov 23, 2021) This interactive map from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission compiles all the national Do Not Call Complaints from October 2016 to the present day and display... Read More

FTC Guidance on Robocalls

(Nov 12, 2021) This guide from the FTC gives consumers an overview of what robocalls are and what to do about them.  Read More

Organizations support FTC funding, civil penalty authority in Build Back Better Act

(Nov 9, 2021) In a letter to legislative leaders, Consumer Reports, civil rights, civil liberties and consumer protection organizations Read More

Why FTC’s GLB Safeguards Rule update is noteworthy

(Nov 3, 2021) On Oct. 27, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission Read More

FTC updates GLB Safeguards Rule: An analysis

(Nov 3, 2021) On Oct. 27, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission adopted a new Gramm-Leach-Bliley Safeguards Rule to impose more detailed data security requirements. The new ru... Read More

FTC alums react to flurry of news regarding commission’s future

(Oct 28, 2021) The recent news cycle indicates the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is potentially in for quite an overhaul in terms of powers and personnel. Conversations are... Read More

Global News Roundup: Oct. 13-18, 2021                     

(Oct 18, 2021) In this week’s Privacy Tracker global legislative roundup, Ireland's Data Protection Commission proposed a fine of up to 36 million euros against Facebook fo... Read More

Senate committee explores data security law

(Oct 8, 2021) This week, the United States came 230 data breaches away from an “all-time high,” according to Identity Theft Resource Center Chief Operating Officer James L... Read More