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Lina M. Khan was sworn in as Chair of the Federal Trade Commission on June 15, 2021.
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PRESS RELEASE: FTC Finalizes Settlements with Businesses that Exposed Consumers Sensitive Information by Installing Peer-to-Peer File-Sharing Software on Corporate Computer Systems
PRESS RELEASE: FTC Charges Businesses Exposed Sensitive Information on Peer-to-Peer File-Sharing Networks, Putting Thousands of Consumers at Risk