FTC and International Privacy Enforcement Authorities Launch Global Privacy Cooperation Network and Website

by Mercator Advisory Group 0

Privacy enforcement authorities from 12 countries (including FTC in the U.S.) form a Global Privacy Enforcement Network (GPEN)promoting privacy protection around the world.

“To protect consumers’ privacy in today’s global economy, all of us who work in law enforcement around the world need to cooperate with each other,” said FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz. “We at the FTC are looking forward to working closely with our colleagues overseas to make this happen.”

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http://www.ftc.gov/opa/2010/09/worldprivacy.shtm