Report recommends self regulation for the internet | AccountingWEB

Report recommends self regulation for the internet

The US Federal Trade Commission has recommended that no
legislation should be passed on Internet privacy. In a new report entitled "Self-Regulation and Privacy Online" they argue that self regulation is the best way to protect consumer privacy on the Internet. According to the report, significant progress has already been made in this direction, but it also warns that there are some serious challenges which need to be faced.

http://www.ftc.gov/opa/1999/9907/report1999.htm

Wait, there's more!
There's always more at AccountingWEB. We're an active community of financial professionals and journalists who strive to bring you valuable content every day. If you'd like, let us know your interests and we'll send you a few articles every week either in taxation, practice excellence, or just our most popular stories from that week. It's free to sign up and to be a part of our community.
Premium content is currently locked

Editor's Choice

WHAT KIND OF FIRM ARE YOU?
As part of our continued effort to provide valuable resources and insight to our subscribers, we're conducting this brief survey to learn more about your personal experiences in the accounting profession. We will be giving away five $50 Amazon gift cards, and a $250 Amazon gift card to one lucky participant.
This is strictly for internal use and data will not be sold
or shared with any third parties.