Items tagged "data practices"
Public Knowledge Looks Forward to FTC Data Practices StudyMarch 21, 2019 Competition Policy , consumer protections , data practices , Data Protection , FTC
According to reports, the Federal Trade Commission plans to open a study into the technology industry’s data practices. Called a “6(b)” study, this type of study enables the agency to broadly review an industry practice and allows the agency to compel information from witnesses. Public Knowledge previously urged the FTC to conduct such a study and commends the move to shine a light on the competitive impacts of these data practices.Read More