FTC’s Commercial Surveillance 'Crackdown' Might Create More Confusion for Businesses
As concerns around data surveillance and data security ramp up, privacy attorneys are not surprised that the Federal Trade Commission has thrown its hat in the ring. However, they warn that it might cause an already confusing privacy framework to become even murkier in the years to come.
Perhaps it shouldn’t be a surprise then that the Federal Trade Commission finally tossed its hat in the ring by announcing that it is exploring rules “to crack down on harmful commercial surveillance and lax data security,” according to an Aug. 11 press release.
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