Substantial injury need not be tangible, FTC says

In the latest installment of the fight between the FTC and medical testing laboratory LabMD, the FTC issued an Opinion and Final Order reversing an Administrative Law Judge’s (“ALJ”) prior initial decision dismissing the FTC’s data security charges.  The FTC’s opinion determined that the ALJ “applied the wrong legal standard for unfairness” as it related […]

The Creation of IdentityTheft.gov and The Cybersecurity Attack at the OPM

The FTC recently launched IdentityTheft.gov, a new resource aimed at making it easier for identity theft victims to report and recover from identity theft.