U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Issues

The Federal Trade Commission weighs in on Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) compliance during the COVID-19 pandemic:

For Ed Tech:

  • COPPA is not a barrier to schools providing robust

Continue Reading FTC Provides Guidance on COPPA Compliance in Relation to Remote Learning

Following an 11th Circuit Court decision that struck down a 2018 Federal Trade Commission (FTC) order as “unenforceably vague,” the FTC has “instructed staff to closely review [their] orders
Continue Reading Following Circuit Court Ruling, FTC Revamps Data Security Enforcement Orders

Beware the federal privacy bill.

“Although there are key differences, the two [federal privacy] bills also have important similarities:

  •  a set of individual rights combined with boundaries on how businesses

Continue Reading Competing Federal Privacy Bills: Similarities and Differences