Privacy debate too often focuses on the risks from data rather than the risks to trade that arise from the restrictions on cross-border data flows, between and within multinational organizations and companies, and between individuals and companies all around the world, according to an FTC Commissioner who spoke at a recent conference in Washington, DC.
December 6, 2019Read More
December 5, 2019Read More
A new research study about the 2020 Census found 58 percent of respondents will “definitely” participate, but that more than 4 in 10 remain unsure – a comparable ratio from the 2010 and 2000 counts
December 1, 2019
A (data) gathering storm? An update on legislation and regulation impacting the insights industry in 2019Read More
Insights Association lobbyist Howard Fienberg provides a 2019 update on legislation and regulation impacting the marketing research and data analytics industry for Quirks magazine.
November 27, 2019Read More
In an August op-ed for The Hill, McGill University Assistant Professor of Law
November 25, 2019Read More
The latest Continuing Resolution funding the federal government contains increased funding for the 2020 Census, improving the odds of decennial preparations getting completed and setting the stage for the completion of full-year funding before the end of the year.
November 24, 2019
Clear and Enforceable Data Rules to Protect Consumers: Privacy for America coalition calls for federal privacy lawRead More
Leading data associations called for Congress to advance "a legislative framework that does not put the onus on consumers to sort through myriad onerous privacy notices in an effort to protect thei
October 24, 2019Read More
Privacy expert Jessica Rich, the former director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), wrote in the The New York Times this summer that it is “time for Congress” to grant the FTC “the increased authority and resources it has needed for the last 25 years.”
October 17, 2019Read More
Governor Newsom vetoed the Protect Call Center Jobs Act of 2019 (A.B. 1677), which would have penalized California companies that move their call centers out of the country or out of the state.
October 4, 2019Read More
The Insights Association helped Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Tennessee approve changes this year harmonizing their treatment of independent contractors, including respondents who receive incentives for their participation in research studies.