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03/17/2016 "Audio Beacons" are on the FTC's cross-device tracking radar News

The FTC has issued warning letters encouraging 12 unamed app developers to provide clear disclosures about any use of "audio beacon" technology to monitor television viewing activity.

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12/16/2016 FCC's Wheeler to step down News

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11/16/2017 GDPR for marketers: Five examples of 'Legitimate Interests' News


05/04/2015 Lawmakers introduce new data security bill assigning same security and breach notification standards to banks and retailers News

Reps. Neugebauer and Carney introduce bi-paritsan data secruity bill that would place retailers and banks under same security and breach notification standards.

09/01/2016 CRTC and Kellogg Canada, Inc. settle alleged CASL violation News

Kellogg Canada and Canadian CRTC reach settlement on alleged CASL violation stemming from third party service providers activities.

01/17/2017 Ramirez leaves an FTC ready to lead privacy enforcement News

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09/19/2018 FTC Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection, Day 1: Summary of testimony News

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07/14/2015 EPIC asks FTC workshop and DOJ investigation into "always on" devices News

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10/30/2013 New Spamcop traps raise same old issues News

Blog posting by ESPC member Christine Borgia on updates on Spamcop.

07/07/2016 EC signs agreement with industry on cybersecurity and steps up efforts to tackle cyber-threats News

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