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Some would say that Commissioner Christine Wilson foreshadowed her resignation in her recent GoodRx concurrence. Indeed, Commissioner Wilson has been vocal in recent months about some of her concerns with how the FTC is doing business. Much of her criticism came after the Supreme Court’s AMG Capital Management, LLC v. FTC decision, which stripped the FTC of certain powers. Of course Privacy World has kept you in the know with how the FTC reacted to AMG HERE, HERE, and HERE. Much of the FTC’s reactions center on increasing rulemaking efforts, especially as the rulemaking impacts privacy and advertising programs, while also escalating its enforcement actions. Recently, the U.S. Chamber sent an open letter to Congress requesting more congressional oversight of the FTC in light of Commissioner Wilson’s resignation. Here are three points from the U.S. Chamber’s open letter that reflect what Commissioner Wilson’s resignation may mean for Congress and the FTC over the coming year:
Continue Reading What Commissioner Wilson’s Resignation Means for the Year Ahead

Late last year, Alan Friel, Marisol Mork and Kyle Dull discussed in two separate sessions, what businesses need to know about new state privacy laws at the Association of National Advertisers Masters of Law Conference.

Part 1: With comprehensive federal privacy legislation looking unlikely, marketers are left to decipher an expanding group of state

On Tuesday, October 18, Squire Patton Boggs (SPB) joined forces with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) to provide a deep dive into “Publicity and Privacy Issues for Media and Advertising” during the ACC’s Sports and Entertainment Conference.
Continue Reading Webinar Recording Available: “Publicity and Privacy Issues for Media and Advertising”

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CPW’s Shea Leitch and Kyle Dull to Speak at ACC South Florida’s 12th Annual CLE Conference

CPW’s David Oberly

Shea Leitch (Of Counsel, Washington, DC) and Kyle Dull (Senior Associate, New York/Miami) will speak on Friday, September 16, at the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) South Florida Chapter’s 12th Annual CLE Conference, “Casino Royale: Accepting the In-House Mission.” Shea and Kyle’s aptly named panel, “For Your Eyes Only: Dealing with Security Risks, New

CPW is pleased to announce that today David Oberly joins Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP’s globally-recognized Data Privacy, Cybersecurity & Digital Assets Practice from Blank Rome, where he played an instrumental role in launching the firm’s Biometric Privacy Practice.  As a recognized thought leader in the biometric privacy space, David serves as a go-to expert

On February 2, 2022, the Belgian Data Protection Authority (the ‘Belgian DPA’) imposed a number of sanctions against Interactive Advertising Bureau Europe (‘IAB Europe’), for alleged violations of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (the ‘GDPR’) by its Transparency and Consent Framework (the ‘TCF’).

TCF is developed by IAB Europe, in partnership with IAB Tech