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.