Online Privacy

While ensuring a balance between security and privacy, NetChoice engages on innovations helping to prevent accidents, stop crimes, and save lives.

Testimony
Brief of Amicus Curiae in Support of Plaintiff TikTok Inc.
Learn More
Testimony
NetChoice Opposition to Hawaii HB 2572
Learn More
Media & Press
FTC’s Phillips Says COVID-19 Highlights Need for Enforcement Flexibility
Learn More
Media & Press
Bipartisan Privacy Talks Split With Second Senate GOP Bill (1)
Learn More
Testimony
Opposition to SB 646 – Exposing Wisconsin Citizens’ privacy
Learn More
Media & Press
California lawmakers push for data privacy protection
Learn More
Media & Press
Ring Hacking Lawsuit Boosts Amazon Security Device Scrutiny
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Commends Sen. Wicker’s Draft Privacy Legislation
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Raises Concerns with the Consumer Online Privacy Rights Act
Learn More
Media & Press
Democratic Privacy Bill Allows Lawsuits Over Data Violations (1)
Learn More
Media & Press
TikTok Said to Be Under National Security Review
Learn More
Media & Press
U.S. senators want social media users to be able to take their data with them
Learn More
Media & Press
US senators need social media customers to have the ability to take their information with them
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Raises Consumer Privacy Concerns about the ACCESS Act
Learn More
Media & Press
How Do You Value Data? A Reply To Jaron Lanier’s Op-Ed In The NYT
Learn More
Testimony
Support for MA H.3368 & S.936 relative to the privacy of a decedent’s electronic communications
Learn More
Testimony
NetChoice Support for H.3368 & S.936 Relative to the Privacy of a Decedent’s Electronic Communications
Learn More
Media & Press
Facebook faces record $5bn fine
Learn More
Testimony
NetChoice Testimony for Senate Judiciary Hearing “Google and Censorship Through Search Engines”
Learn More
Media & Press
Tech Giants Brace for Washington Showdown in Echo of Bill Gates
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Supports Facebook and FTC Settlement
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Releases New Report on Privacy Regulations Governing Tech
Learn More
Media & Press
The Importance of Balancing Privacy with Innovation, Consumer Benefits, and Other Rights in the FTC’s Approach to Consumer Data Privacy
Learn More
Media & Press
Do Not Track is back in the US Senate. And this time it means business. As in, fining businesses that stalk you online
Learn More
Media & Press
Don’t want your online data tracked? You could sign up for a list under Hawley’s bill
Learn More
Media & Press
The Do Not Track Act Would Harm the Digital Marketplace
Learn More
Testimony
Opposition to HB 787 – Exposing Pennsylvanian Privacy
Learn More
Media & Press
Missouri’s freshman senator taking on Candy Crush
Learn More
Media & Press
Pressure builds for FTC to punish Zuckerberg
Learn More
Media & Press
Hawley escalates attacks on online companies’ practices, says he’ll push bill to limit game apps
Learn More
Media & Press
Missouri Sen. Hawley finds a new target in his war with tech industry: Candy Crush
Learn More
Media & Press
Hawley says Silicon Valley offers little good while monetizing social media addictions
Learn More
Media & Press
Facebook could create new privacy positions as part of FTC settlement
Learn More
Media & Press
Politico Morning Tech – Fat Fine for Facebook
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Comments on FTC Facebook Fine
Learn More
Testimony
Opposition to CA SB 299 – Detailed Disclosures on Connected Devices
Learn More
Media & Press
The Intercept – Silicon Valley-Funded Privacy Think Tanks Fight in D.C. to Unravel State-Level Consumer Privacy Protections
Learn More
Media & Press
Politico – Facebook’s FTC worries go beyond a massive fine
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Criticizes Attacks on Successful American Businesses
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Comments on Mark Zuckerberg’s Washington Post Op-Ed
Learn More
Testimony
Industry Coalition Opposes State Tracking Software Mandates Over Privacy and Security Concerns
Learn More
Media & Press
Politico – Lawmakers sound off as Facebook probe turns 1
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Comments in Advance of House and Senate Privacy Hearings
Learn More
Media & Press
Bloomberg – Tech Group Favors Privacy Bill That Preempts Tougher State Laws
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Commends Facebook for Securing User Data
Learn More
Media & Press
E-Turbo News – NY court protects Airbnb and Homeaway from customer data violation
Learn More
Media & Press
Politico Morning Tech – The Latest Privacy Proposals
Learn More
Media & Press
Insights Association – Should America Copy the EU General Data Protection Regulation?
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Coalition Opposition to A. 589/S. 1638 (“Fair Repair Act”)
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Calls For Federal Privacy Legislation to Stop Fracturing of the Internet
Learn More
Testimony
NetChoice Comments to NTIA On Request for Comments on Privacy
Learn More
Media & Press
American Action Forum – Comments On Developing The Administration’s Approach To Consumer Privacy
Learn More
Testimony
NetChoice Opposition to District of Columbia Title II of B22-20, the Consumer Disclosure Act of 2017
Learn More
Media & Press
Tech goes to the races
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Response to FTC Request for Comments on The Intersection Between Privacy, Big Data, and Competition
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Coalition Letter to House and Senate Armed Services Committees on Email Privacy NDAA
Learn More
Testimony
NetChoice Opposition to New Jersey A 3923
Learn More
Media & Press
Harvard Law Review – Ajemian v. Yahoo!, Inc.
Learn More
Resource
Harvard Law Review – Ajemian v. Yahoo!, Inc
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Comments for the Record for US House of Representatives Energy & Commerce Committee Hearing: Facebook: Transparency and Use of Consumer Data
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Comments for the Record for Joint Senate Judiciary and Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Hearing: Facebook, Social Media Privacy, and the Use and Abuse of Data
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Joint Opposition to Arkansas SB 118 – Data Collection
Learn More
Media & Press
Email Marketing Daily – High Court Declines To Hear Yahoo ‘Dead Man’ Case
Learn More
Media & Press
Law 360 – High Court Skips Yahoo Case Over Email Privacy After Death
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Coalition Opposition to Massachusetts SB 2376 – ISP Privacy Regulation
Learn More
Media & Press
The Register – Google Lobbies Hard to Derail New US Privacy Laws
Learn More
Media & Press
Boston Herald – Supreme Court Won’t Rule on Deceased’s Emails
Learn More
Media & Press
NetChoice Disappointed by Rejection of Cert for Ajemian v. Yahoo
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Coalition Opposition to Maryland HB 1372 – Online Shoppers Confidence
Learn More
Resource
NetChoice Coalition Request to Amend Vermont HB 593 – Automatic Contract Renewal
Learn More
Media & Press
Boston Herald – Yahoo asks Supreme Court to overturn Mass. court ruling on estate rights to dead’s emails
Learn More
Media & Press
This Theory – States with legislation: website inherits a selfie? States seek to fill privacy law gaps
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Innovation for America — But not for Illinois
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
It would be a mistake for Congress to prohibit targeted advertising online
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Repealing Colorado’s Tattletale Law: An Opportunity to Restore Coloradans’ Privacy
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Ohlhausen should direct FTC to focus on real harms to privacy
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
NetChoice Applauds Introduction of Email Privacy Act
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
FTC’s credibility tarnishes as its privacy offensives grow
Learn More
Resource
Presentation to ALEC Communications and Technology Taskforce
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Carl Szabo Speaks at ITIF – The Sky is Not Falling: Understanding the Privacy Panic Cycle
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Don’t punish victims while chasing online thieves
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Amendatory veto needed for Illinois’ small businesses
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
FTC Counsels Privacy-By-Design But Enforces by “Gotcha”
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Hearing on UFADA in Florida SB 102
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Privacy fears slaying serious conversation
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
State Legislatures Tone Deaf to Americans’ Desire To Control Personal Privacy After Death
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
FTC’s Chance for a Big Study of Big Data
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
No Easy Answer For Enforcing The European “Right To Be Forgotten”
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Paying the Price to Protect User Privacy
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Death and Social Media: Don’t Strip Delaware Citizens of their Privacy
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Privacy advocates say “No” to tagging, even on your own computer
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
The Cost of Collateral Damage from Data Breaches
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Is Sacramento the Privacy Regulation Capital?
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Illusions of Safety
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Competing for Control and Transparency
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Are You Ready for Your Online After-Life?
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
More trouble for the "Spam King"
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Worried customers are bad for business
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Fallout from Registerfly
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Illinois Online Dating Bill Defeated
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Call it "Spam 2.0"
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
The truth about True.com
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Converging formats
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Only in it for the money
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Discouraged Advocate Seeks Legislators that Refuse to Coddle
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Two sides of privacy protection
Learn More
Blog & Op-Ed
Who's Afraid of Online Thieves? Apparently, A Lot of Us
Learn More