Monthly Archives: June 2011

Privacy and Data Security’s ever-expanding Regulatory Oversight:  Move over FTC commissioners, here comes the CFPB

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and particularly Title X, known as the "Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010", creates a new agency, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, established within the Federal Reserve System, which "shall regulate the offering and provision of consumer financial products or services under the Federal consumer [...]

By |2019-06-18T23:05:49+00:00June 15th, 2011|0 Comments

Can you Spam or can’t you?  CAN-SPAM and California’s CANNOT-SPAM laws

Many of us may have thought that, despite the advent of a federal statute governing commercial email, the CAN-SPAM law of 2003, spam or, to use the neutral term, unsolicited commercial email, was regulated not prohibited.  All that is needed is some care to appropriately use unsubscribe / opt-out language, using working links and addresses [...]

By |2016-01-26T22:19:53+00:00June 1st, 2011|0 Comments