FTC to Present Report on Mobile Privacy, Announce Enforcement Action

Report Highlights Ways to Build Trust in Mobile Marketplace

Media Advisory

The Federal Trade Commission will host a call-in media availability Friday, Feb. 1, at 10:30 a.m. EST, to announce the publication of a new staff report that recommends ways in which mobile marketplace leaders can keep consumers informed about their data and privacy practices. In addition, the commission will announce a related law enforcement action.  FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz will be available to answer questions about the report and the action, as well as members of the FTC staff.

WHO: Jon Leibowitz,
Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
WHAT: Call-in Media Availability     
Reporters can call in with questions using the following information:
Call-in Number: (800) 230-1951
Conference ID Number: 281018
Conference Host: Bruce Jennings
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. EST, Friday, Feb. 1
Phone lines will open at 10:15 a.m. EST
TWITTER CHAT: 1:00 p.m. EST
Join FTC staff on Twitter from 1:00-2:00 p.m. to discuss the report and law enforcement action. Follow @FTC and submit questions with the hashtag #FTCpriv.
MEDIA CONTACT: Peter Kaplan
FTC Office of Public Affairs
(202) 326-2334

Jay Mayfield
FTC Office of Public Affairs
(202) 326-2181

Contact Information