March 22, 2016

FTC to Companies: Inadequate Consumer Privacy Protections Will Be Silver Bullet to SilverPush Technology

Digital Health Download

We recommend that you read a recent post from Arnold & Porter's Digital Health Download blog on the FTC's warning letters to twelve application developers regarding their use of software that monitors a device's microphone for audio signals in television advertisements. This enforcement activity provides yet another reminder of the FTC's intent to closely scrutinize novel technologies embedded in apps and other consumer products to ensure that any data collected by the products is covered by the privacy policy provided with the products to consumers.

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