Legal Resources

Consumer Protection and the Global Information Infrastructure

April 10, 1995

Workshop to bring consumers and businesses together to address consumer privacy issues posed by the online marketplace.

Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book (2010)

March 8, 2011

Report analyzing consumer complaints received by the FTC in 2010, including a list of the Top 10 Consumer Complaints and complaint data by state and metropolitan area

Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book (2011)

February 28, 2012

Report listing the top consumer complaints received by the FTC’s Consumer Sentinel Database in 2011

February 21, 2007

ControlScan, Inc.

February 25, 2010

Costs and Benefits Related To the Collection and Use of Consumer Information

June 18, 2003

Workshop examining the costs and benefits to consumers and businesses of the collection and use of consumer information.

Credit Karma, Inc.

March 27, 2014

Credit Report Complaint Referral Program Report

December 30, 2008

Report to Congress on system for receiving complaints from consumers about possible violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act by nationwide consumer reporting agencies. Covers period from initiation of program in 2004 through 2007.

CVS Caremark

June 23, 2009

Data Brokers: A Call For Transparency and Accountability

May 27, 2014

FTC report on the data broker industry, recommending that Congress consider enacting legislation to make data broker practices more visible and transparent to consumers and to give consumers greater control over the personal information that data brokers collect and share about them

DataMotion, Inc.

January 21, 2014

Dave & Buster's

June 8, 2010