What is the U.S. Privacy Act?

What is the U.S. Privacy Act?

The Privacy Act of 1974 is a federal law governing the use and collection of records. This could include personal identifiers, such as social security number, name, or any other number or symbol. The Privacy Act prohibits Federal agencies from disclosing information...
What is the TSR?

What is the TSR?

The Telemarketing Sales Rule (TSR) has been in effect since December 1995, with periodic revisions. The TSR enforces law to fight fraudulent activity by phone and gives consumers privacy protections. The FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule bans misrepresentations and...
What is COPPA?

What is COPPA?

The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) imposes specific requirements of online website operators or services that knowingly collect personal information from individuals 13 years of age and under. The act places strict limits on how data from this age...
What is the TCPA?

What is the TCPA?

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was formed in 1934 to regulate commerce communications and to promote “safety of life and property”. Since then, the FCC has been extended and broadened. The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) of 1991 was passed by...