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Thursday, August 2, 2012

FTC Seeks Comments on Additional Proposed Revisions to Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule

In case you haven't heard, the FTC is seeking comments on additional proposed revisions by September 10, 2012. To keep up with technology advances, and after reading the nearly 350 comments submitted after its first round of proposed changes to COPPA, the FTC is now proposing to modify certain definitions to clarify the scope of the Rule and strengthen its protections for online collection, use or disclosure of children's personal information.

To read the entire press release, click here.

Both Federal Trade Commissioner Ramirez as well as Senior Attorney, Mamie Kresses will be speaking at CARU's Fall Conference. To learn more about CARU's conference and what they plan to discuss click here.