How Could Proposed Privacy Legislation Affect Your Alabama Business?


The Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights introduced by Senators John Kerry and John McCain aims to address consumer concerns that their sensitive information could be misused over the Internet. Many Alabama companies may be wondering how the proposed legislation could impact their operations.

As reported by the Los Angeles Times, the most important upside is that the bill does not include the controversial “do not track” provision that would block companies from tracking users’ online activity.

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