National Telecommunications and Information Administration

On July 12, 2012, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration convened the first meeting of its multistakeholder process to develop industry codes of conduct. This blog post provides an overview of the discussion.
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Today the National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced that it will convene its first multistakeholder meeting on July 12, 2012, to begin the process of developing a code of conduct that promotes transparency in the mobile application context.
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On April 2, 2012, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton & Williams LLP filed comments in response to the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s request for public comments on the multistakeholder process to develop consumer data privacy codes of conduct.
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On March 21, 2012, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced a one-week extension to the deadline for responses to their request for public comments on the multistakeholder process to develop consumer data privacy codes of conduct.
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On December 2, 2010, the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection held a hearing on Do Not Track Legislation, which included testimony from David Vladeck and Danny Weitzner. This blog post summarizes the consumer privacy issues and related proposals addressed at the hearing.

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