Dec 072010
 
 December 7, 2010  Laws, U.S.

Richard L. Santalesa writes:

Last week the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released its anticipated 122-page staff report on Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change: A Proposed Framework for Businesses and Policymakers (the “Report”), which we covered in brief here immediately following its release.  In this part of our review, and in following parts, we dig into the specifics of the Report’s proposed framework, with a eye to examining rationales for the various proposals as well as analysis on the potential effects going forward on practices and data policies.

Despite the Report’s detailed nature it should be stressed that it represents only a “preliminary” step in the FTC’s continued ongoing development of recommended and/or future required data and privacy protections.

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