In The Press August 17, 2022

The FTC’s Privacy Rulemaking: Risks and Opportunities (International Association of Privacy Professionals)

If businesses thought August would bring a lull from the breakneck pace of privacy policymaking — including a draft federal privacy law, five new state privacy laws and a dizzying array of global privacy regulations from the EU to China to Japan — the U.S. Federal Trade Commission had other plans. Announcing an ambitious Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, the FTC has put in motion a process that privacy advocates have dreamt about for years, promulgating trade regulations in privacy and data security. Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity partner Omer Tene explains more in the International Association of Privacy Professionals.