FTC mulls 'do not track' Internet list

Jerome, Sara
July 2010
Hill;7/29/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 90, p12
The article reports on the plan of U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to reconsider its do not track list for online advertising, which is similar to its do not call list for telemarketers, according to agency's chairman Jon Leibowitz in the U.S.


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