Ex-FTC Head Rallies With GOP Against FCC Privacy Plan
Law360, Washington (June 14, 2016, 9:04 PM EDT) -- An ex-Federal Trade Commission chief representing an internet trade group called the Federal Communications Commission’s proposal to restrict broadband providers' consumer data use unnecessary Tuesday, agreeing with House Republicans that such providers can access only a fraction of the personal data other internet firms collect.
Former FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz told the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology that the FCC’s plan to require internet service providers to obtain consumer opt-in before using their customers’ data for certain marketing purposes “goes well beyond” the rules for edge providers like Google Inc. or Facebook Inc., thus unfairly impeding their entry into the...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!