|04/22/2016||FTC's Rich provides insight on notice, choice, and persistent identifiers used in online advertising||News||
Jessica Rich, Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, addressed industry at the Network Advertising Initiative's recent Summit and shared her thoughts on the topics of notice, choice, and the use of persistent identifiers in online ad
|04/15/2016||President announces Commission on national cybersecurity||News||
The President announced the members of his Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity. This commission is a central element of the Cybersecurity National Action Plan announced in February.
|04/13/2016||EU Data Protection Authorities demand Privacy Shield clarifications||News||
European Data Protection Authorities demanded clarifications on key elements of the proposed EU-US Privacy Shield program.
|04/08/2016||TACD issues policy paper opposing Privacy Shield||News||
An organization of consumer groups, Trans-Atlantic Consumer Dialog (TACD), has issued a policy paper opposing Privacy Shield.
|04/08/2016||Seeking Submissions for Full Member calls for second half of the hear||Member Memo||
ESPC members: Now is the time to get involved! We are seeking topic submissions for our Full Group calls for the second half of the year. Submit your ideas to Reed or me by Arpil 18. We will discuss on the next Board call.
|04/07/2016||EU looking to require consent before processing geolocation data?||News||
FYI - BNA is reporting that the EU is looking at requiring consent before processing geolocation data as part of updates to its e-Privacy Directive. More to come.
|04/07/2016||Materials for 4/7 ESPC Full Group call||Full Member Call||
ESPC Full Group call on April 7, 2016. Topic: Marketing Automation. Presenter Linda West, Group Manager - Demand Generation; Act-On Software.
|04/04/2016||Consumer Reports hit with reader data privacy class action suit||News||
Consumer Reports hit with privacy class action suit for allegedly selling subscription data.
|04/01/2016||FTC announces fall Technology Series Schedule||Events||
The Federal Trade Commission has announced the schedule for a fall seminar series on emerging consumer technology issues.
|03/25/2016||FTC's Ohlhausen blasts FCC's restrictive privacy plans||News||
FTC Commissioner Ohlhausen rebuked FCC's proposed plan for privacy rules for broadband service providers, saying they are restrictive and more in line with lobbyists' preferences than consumers'.