On March 31, 2016, FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will step down from her post at the FTC, the FTC has said in a press release. FTC Commissioner Brill joins FTC Commissioner Joshua Wright as the second recent departure from the FTC. Brill has said that as of April 1, 2016, she will be joining the […]
In a recent interview FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez was asked about the FTC’s ever growing role as the government’s primary privacy cop.
A group of privacy and children’s rights advocates asked the FTC “to investigate whether Google’s YouTube Kids app violates Section 5 of the FTC Act.”
Following its investigation of Google in 2012, FTC staff issued a report recommending that the agency sue the tech giant for anti-competitive behavior.
Privacy group, EPIC has filed a FTC complaint against Samsung for possibly snooping on its Smart-TV owners. They could be recording conversations.