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NEW CYBER REPORT/Top Story: Industry, Consumer Groups Agree on Privacy Bill

Industry, Consumer Groups Agree on Boucher Bill
House Internet Subcommittee Chairman Rick Boucher circulated a draft privacy bill for comment and both industry and consumer groups have expressed their displeasure with the bill.  The IAB argued that the legislation’s limited opt-in requirements would “fundamentally change online information and online advertising practices to the detriment of consumers,” while consumer groups condemned the bill for not requiring imposing a strict opt-in regime and called for a compete rewrite of the bill.  READ MORE