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Company Reverses Terms and Conditions Policy

GEO PRIVACY—U.S.

September 28, 2011

USA Today reports on General Motors' announcement that OnStar is reversing its proposed "terms and conditions" policy after privacy advocates voiced concern and Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) demanded an investigation. The company has said it will no longer track former customers via GPS-enabled technology. An OnStar representative apologized for "any confusion about our terms and conditions...We want to make sure we are as clear with our customers as possible, but it's apparent that we have failed to do this...We will continue to be open to their suggestions and concerns."
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