Privacy issue looms as choice between government, self-regulation


A possible regulatory showdown looms among Congress and the White House over conflicting approaches by the Commerce Department and the FTC to regulating online privacy. Commerce reportedly favors a self-regulatory approach for industry, while the FTC is looking into implementing a “do not track” tool for websites and browsers modeled on the “do not call” registry that restricts telemarketing.  New York Times (free registration), The

Advertisements

One response to “Privacy issue looms as choice between government, self-regulation

  1. Pingback: World Spinner

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s