Legal Resources

Digital Rights Management

March 25, 2009

Conference on the use of digital rights management—technologies typically used by hardware manufacturers, publishers, and copyright holders to attempt to control how consumers access and use media and entertainment content—and how to improve disclosure about DRM limitations.

Directors Desk LLC

January 19, 2010

Discreet Data Systems

March 8, 2002


March 14, 2006

EchoMetrix, Inc.

November 30, 2010

Effectiveness of "Opt-Out" Disclosures In Pre-Screened Credit Card Offers: A Report Submitted to the Commission

July 27, 2004

An FTC-commissioned consumer study which shows that opt-out notices that would be required by the proposed rule are significantly more effective than notices currently used to notify consumers of their opt-out right.

Ehavioral Advertising: Tracking, Targeting, and Technology

November 1, 2007

Town Hall on consumer protection issues raised by the practice of tracking consumers' activities online to target advertising. This meeting built on a 2006 hearing which examined technological and business developments expected to shape consumers' experiences over the next ten years.

Eli Lily and Co.

May 10, 2002

Email Authentication Summit

November 19, 2004

Summit hosted by the FTC and the Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology that provided a forum for discussion of the market's development, testing, evaluation, and deployment of domain-level authentication systems.

EMC Mortgage Company

September 9, 2008

Enforceable Codes of Conduct: Protecting Consumers Across Borders

November 29, 2012

An FTC forum focusing on how government entities, businesses, consumer groups, and others are developing and administering voluntary procedures to protect consumers in cross-border commerce