Regulatory Rumblings Archive

October 2018

  • ANA Files Comment Opposing Changes to Marketing Mail Content Proposed by U.S. Postal Service

    Posted: Oct 22, 2018 12:00pm ET

    On Monday the Association of National Advertisers distributed a press release regarding it’s filing of comments in opposition to proposed changes to marketing mail content proposed by the U.S. Postal Service.

  • Prescription Drug Ad Proposal Threatens to Violate the First Amendment

    Posted: Oct 19, 2018 11:50am ET

    We are now once again facing a major mandatory advertising disclosure proposal, this time from the federal government.

  • Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Important Commercial Speech Case

    Posted: Oct 16, 2018 9:00am ET

    We were concerned to learn today that the U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from the Sherwin-Williams Company and others regarding a key case on advertising and nuisance law.

  • Privacy Hearings Raise More Questions Than Answers

    Posted: Oct 15, 2018 12:00am ET

    On October 10th the Senate Commerce Committee convened the second in a series of hearings entitled “Consumer Data Privacy: Examining Lessons From the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation and the California Consumer Privacy Act.”

  • Senate Commerce Committee Holds Groundbreaking Consumer Data Privacy Hearing

    Posted: Oct 4, 2018 12:00am ET

    On September 26, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation launched the first in a series of hearings on consumer privacy and data security.