FTC fair information practice

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The United States Federal Trade Commission's fair information practice principles (FIPPs) are guidelines that represent widely accepted concepts concerning fair information practice in an electronic marketplace.wikipedia
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Information privacy

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FTC Fair Information Practice Principles are the result of the Commission's inquiry into the way in which online entities collect and use personal information and safeguards to assure that practice is fair and provides adequate information privacy protection.
The FTC has provided a set of guidelines that represent widely accepted concepts concerning fair information practices in an electronic marketplace called the Fair Information Practice Principles.

Council of Europe

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In 1980, the Council of Europe adopted a [[Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data|Convention for the Protection of Individuals with Regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data]]. The OECD Guidelines, Council of Europe Convention, and European Union Data Protection Directive relied on FIPs as core principles.

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and DevelopmentOrganisation for European Economic Co-operationOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
At the same time, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) proposed similar privacy guidelines in the OECD Guidelines on the Protection of Privacy and Transborder Flows of Personal Data.

European Union

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The OECD Guidelines, Council of Europe Convention, and European Union Data Protection Directive relied on FIPs as core principles.

Data Protection Directive

Directive 95/46/EC on the protection of personal dataDirective 95/46/ECEuropean Data Protection Directive
The OECD Guidelines, Council of Europe Convention, and European Union Data Protection Directive relied on FIPs as core principles.

United States Congress

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Since self-regulatory initiatives fall short of ideal implementation of the principles (the 2000 FTC Report noted, for example, that self-regulatory initiatives lacked meaningful monitoring and enforcement policies and practices), the Commission recommends that the United States Congress enact legislation that, in conjunction with continuing self-regulatory programs, will ensure adequate protection of consumer privacy online.

Fair Credit Reporting Act

Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)U.S. law
Examples are the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Right to Financial Privacy Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), and the Cable Television Protection and Competition Act.

Right to Financial Privacy Act

Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978Right to Financial Privacy
Examples are the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Right to Financial Privacy Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), and the Cable Television Protection and Competition Act.

Electronic Communications Privacy Act

Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 19861986 Electronic Communications Privacy ActECPA
Examples are the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Right to Financial Privacy Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), and the Cable Television Protection and Competition Act.

Video Privacy Protection Act

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Examples are the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Right to Financial Privacy Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), and the Cable Television Protection and Competition Act.

Cable Television Consumer Protection and Competition Act of 1992

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Examples are the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Right to Financial Privacy Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), and the Cable Television Protection and Competition Act.

United States Department of Homeland Security

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The FTC's 2000 version of FIPs is shorter and less complete than the privacy protection principles issued by the Privacy Office of the Department of Homeland Security in 2008, which include eight principles closely aligned with the OECD principles.

Information privacy law

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These laws are based on Fair Information Practice guidelines developed by the U.S. Department for Health, Education and Welfare (HEW), by a Special Advisory Committee on Automated Personal Data Systems, under the chairmanship of computer pioneer and privacy pioneer Willis H. Ware.

Contextual Integrity

This places contextual integrity at odds with privacy regulation based on Fair Information Practice Principles; it also does not line up with the 1990s Cypherpunk view that newly discovered cryptographic techniques would assure privacy in the digital age because preserving privacy is not a matter of stopping any data collection, or blocking all flows of information, minimizing data flow, or by stopping information leakage.

Right to privacy

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In the 1970s, new computing and recording technologies raised more concerns about privacy, resulting in the Fair Information Practice Principles.

Willis Ware

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Ware predicted that increased reliance on computers would create new privacy issues, and in 1972 he chaired the Department of Health, Education and Welfare's Special Advisory Committee on Automated Personal Data Systems, which developed policy recommendations including the Code of Fair Information Practice that significantly influenced the Privacy Act of 1974.

Crowell-Collier Publishing Company

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In 1940 the FTC investigated the sales methods used for the Collier's Encyclopedia.

FTC regulation of behavioral advertising

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In 1998, the FTC released a report in which it undertook a comprehensive review of commercial websites’ disclosures of their privacy practices and laid out the Fair Information Practice Principles (FIPPs).

Privacy Office of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Privacy Office
They also implement the Department’s Fair Information Practice Principles (FIPPs) governing the use of personally identifiable information (PII) through a comprehensive compliance process.

Resident (company)

Nectar Sleep
The brand received a complaint from the FTC regarding the location of the manufacture of their products.