Today, as part of its
filings with the Federal Trade Commission, NetChoice released a white paper
outlining identifying the myriad of privacy laws and actions taken against
This report lists the
more than 100 US privacy laws governing tech and more than 75 general privacy
cases and 65 data security cases brought against tech by the FTC since 2002.
“Some in Congress
think the tech industry is the “wild west.” This is completely untrue. The
industry is regulated by over 100 different laws and 75 enforcers,” said Carl
Szabo, Vice President and General Counsel for NetChoice.
“Tech regulation is
substantial with over eleven federal agencies providing oversight and more than
$100 million reaped in privacy fines.”
Full report at: www.NetChoice.org/RegulationWhitePaper