July 23, 2001
FTC chairman develops privacy agenda
Author: JT Smith
Interactive Week takes a look at FTC chairman Timothy Muris and the ideological-political circus surround his agency's privacy initiatives. Muris says his agency is in the process of developing a privacy agenda, and while he hasn't announced his position on any privacy legislation to date, he promises more investigations of privacy violations than took place under Robert Pitofsky, his Clinton-era predecessor.