|04/13/2015||FTC settles suite with debt brokers over claims they exposed consumer data online||News||
FTC announces settlement of data security case #56 alledging that debt brokers had exposed consumer data online.
|04/10/2015||FCC may be investigating Verizon's "supercookie"||News||
Reports out today indicate that the FCC is investigating Verizon’s “Supercookie,” as confirmed by its letters in response to a request from Senators, Blumenthal, Markey, and Nelson. The FCC appears to be getting more serious on privacy and data s
|04/07/2015||New FTC case on secondary liability||News||
FTC announces settlement in claim against LeadClick that it was responsible for the allegedly deceptive marketing of its affiliates. See attached for more details.
|04/07/2015||Report: FTC data security standard and allegations made so far in enforcement actions||Member Memo||
Attached is a portion of a report on FTC enforcement actions.
|04/06/2015||Microsoft turns off Do-Not-Track by Default in IE 10||News||
Microsoft announces that it will turn off Do-Not-Track by Default.
|04/03/2015||Important new data protection case against Google||News||
This case (GOOGLE INC. v.
|04/03/2015||Hulu order announced||News||
To the extent you have been watching the Hulu Video Privacy Protection Act case, you should know that the court entered summary judgment in Hulu’s favor on Tuesday. The order is attached.
|12/16/2014||CBBB IBA Accountability Program Issues Compliance Warning on Native Advertising||Member Memo||
The Council of Better Business Bureaus’ Interest Based Advertising Accountability Program has issued a Compliance Warning, taking the position that the DAAs Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising apply to Interest-based advertising, even whe
|11/04/2014||Memo on California Interpretation of State Anti-Spam Law||Member Memo||
Linked is a summary of three California Court of Appeal decisions that help clarify the CA state anti-spam law.
|10/28/2014||Updated ESPC Information Security Best Practices||Member Memo||
ESPC publishes an updated version of its Information Security Best Practices to include guidance on malvertising.