Did NTIA's Multi-Stakeholder Process Work? Depends On Whom You Ask.
MOBILE PRIVACYSeptember 3, 2013
While many members of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) multi-stakeholder group on mobile app transparency will tell you they laud the NTIA’s efforts to bring together opposing forces to compromise on a self-regulatory code of conduct for mobile apps, not everyone is hot on the newly released code as it stands, and one consumer group says the NTIA isn’t the body that should lead the effort. Period. In this exclusive for The Privacy Advisor, the NTIA’s John Verdi and the Dept. of Commerce’s Cam Kerry discuss the outcome, and stakeholders weigh in on what went well and what could have gone better.