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OBAMA ADMINISTRATION RELEASES NEW PRIVACY FRAMEWORK; INTERACTIVE INDUSTRY RESPONDS TO CALLS FOR A “DO NOT TRACK” OPTION

The Obama Administration has released a framework for protecting privacy and promoting innovation in the global digital economy that it intends to implement “without delay.” The document, “Consumer Data Privacy in a Networked World,” highlights the continuing importance of privacy issues to businesses and individuals – and to the government.

The Administration’s framework consists of four elements: a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights; a multi-stakeholder process to specify how the principles in the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights apply in particular business contexts; enhanced Federal Trade Commission (FTC) enforcement; and a commitment to increase interoperability with the privacy frameworks of other countries. More…

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