In the run-up to a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hearing on data privacy, a coalition of data-driven industry groups urged the FTC to adopt a new privacy paradigm focused on "reasonableness" that would be "best suited to create lasting protections for consumers and foster a competitive and innovative marketplace." The proposed privacy approach would prohibit "unreasonable data practices that are harmful to consumers" while providing a comprehensible regulatory standard with "a set of factors a company can use to evaluate its data practices that is tailored to its circumstances and consumer relationships." It would also preempt the growing patchwork of state privacy laws.
The Insights Association contributes to Research Business Report's 24th Annual Predictions Issue
An ITIF privacy debate considers what U.S. privacy law should look like and how to respond to California and Europe
A coalition of data-driven industry groups, including the Insights Association, urged the White House to adopt a new privacy paradigm focused on “reasonableness” and "best suited to create lasting protections for consumers and foster a competitive and innovative marketplace."
Discussing the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR)
With the rise of data analytics to be an essential aspect of corporate America, the growth of Big Data to incorporate machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) has left policymakers even more flummoxed.
“Our mission is to prevent meaningful consumer harm, not to redesign the economy as we see fit,” FTC chair says.