Category Archives: Legal Issues Related to Mobile Technology

Connected Vehicles, Now and in the Future

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FTC Tells Mobile App Developers to Honor User Privacy, Fines are Threatened for Non-Compliance

Carl Franzen, TPM IdeaLab, September 5, 2012 The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is concerned that amid the booming industry of mobile device applications, some app makers could be leaving consumers confused or in the dark when it comes to app … Continue reading

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FTC Report Raises Privacy Questions About Mobile Applications for Children

“The Federal Trade Commission today issued a staff report showing the results of a survey of mobile apps for children. The survey shows that neither the app stores nor the app developers provide the information parents need to determine what … Continue reading

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Mobile Apps Developer Settles FTC Charges It Violated Children’s Privacy Rule

Company Collected Kids’ Information Without Their Parents’ Consent A developer of mobile applications, including children’s games for the iPhone and iPod touch, will pay $50,000 to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act … Continue reading

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