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Leibowitz: FTC Privacy Report Coming

ONLINE PRIVACY—U.S.

September 30, 2010

Federal Trade Commission Chairman (FTC) Jon Leibowitz has confirmed that the commission will publish an online privacy report in the coming months. At an event on Wednesday, Leibowitz said the report, which will include recommended privacy guidelines, will be released in late October or early November, the report states. The report will include guidance based on the findings of the commission's three privacy roundtables in 2009 and early 2010. Leibowitz said the report is in the hands of the commissioners. FTC Consumer Protection Bureau Director David Vladeck discussed the report in his keynote address this morning at the IAPP Privacy Academy.
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