As a lawyer practicing in the telemedicine space, I am rarely surprised these days. But every once in a while I will read or hear something that stops me in my tracks.
New FTC Report On Internet of Things Maintains Need for Baseline Privacy Legislation and Begins to Recognize Limitations of FIPPS in a Connected World
The Federal Trade Commission released its long awaited staff report on privacy and security issues presented by the emerging market for connected devices, also known as, the Internet of Things (“IoT”) (the “Report”) this morning.
Many people assume it is relatively easy to correct an error in their credit report. That is simply not the case. In one of my recent blog posts I explain that debtors often face an uphill battle when they try to remedy a creditor mistake.
As part of the Federal Trade Commission’s ongoing initiative to promote consumer education and protection in the Latino community through its fotonovelas series, it recently announced the creation of a new Spanish-language graphic novel.
he world of the popular television show Mad Men may be glamorous, but according to the Director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, Jessica Rich, it depicts more fiction than fact about modern advertising practices which has moved online and depends on vast amount of customer data.
Court Finds FTC Entitled to Partial Summary Judgment Against Dish Network for Telemarketing Violations
Last month a federal court found Dish Network liable for calls that were alleged by the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) to violate various provisions of the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule (“TSR”).
A follow-up report on credit report accuracy issued this week by the Federal Trade Commission is likely to be cited by the CFPB as additional support for the CFPB’s concerns about inaccurate credit reporting.
Last week, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the annual changes to the notification thresholds for filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR), as well as certain other values under the HSR rules.
The annual International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held each year in early January, is a showcase for the latest gadgetry trends.