California Library Association
Proposed Consent Agreement In the Matter Google, Inc. (Google Buzz), File No. 1023136
Federal Trade Commission Office of the Secretary, Room H-113 (Annex D) 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20580 Re: Google Buzz, File No.1023136 Commissioners and Staff: The California Library Association (CLA) strongly supports the FTC settlement agreement that applies to all Google products and services, especially Google Books, Google Scholar and Google Search. This settlement bans Google from misrepresenting its privacy policies in the future, requires independent privacy audits every two years for the next 20 years and requires Google to develop a comprehensive privacy program to safeguard its users' data and personal information.