January 6th, 2017

Online and Mobile Tracking Company Settles FTC Charges it Deceptively Tracked Consumers

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On December 20, 2016, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that Turn, Inc. (Turn) has agreed to settle charges that it deceived consumers by tracking them online and in mobile apps, even after consumers attempted to opt-out of such tracking. The charges stem from Turn’s former partnership with Verizon Wireless (Verizon) and its use of Verizon’s mobile device identifier. Learn more about this settlement in this Vorys Client Alert.