FTC Releases Summary of Workshop on Privacy Disclosures
DECEMBER 5, 2016
On November 30, 2016, the FTC released a staff summary (the “Summary”) of a public workshop called Putting Disclosures to the Test. The workshop, which was held on September 15, 2016, examined ways of testing and evaluating company disclosures regarding advertising claims and privacy practices. The Summary reviews the workshop and its key takeaways. Nearly 1,000 participants (including online participants) attended the September 15 workshop.