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Laura Berger

Federal Trade Commission
Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection
San Francisco, CA, USA


Laura D. Berger is an attorney in the Division of Privacy and Identity Protection at the Federal Trade Commission.  She enforces federal laws that protect consumer privacy. Recently, her law enforcement work has focused on the privacy and security standards applicable to social media and to the Internet of Things. She also has worked on the agency's efforts to educate app developers about privacy, including the recent guide “Marketing Your Mobile App: Get it Right from the Start.” In addition, she was author of the Commission's Safeguards Rule. She received a B.A. from Tulane University and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. She works from the FTC's Regional Office in San Francisco.
Laura Berger is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Government Enforcement: Federal Trade Commission (March 26, 2014) (PowerPoint Slides) - Fifteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law 2014, Monday, May 19, 2014
Federal Trade Commission Staff Report—Internet of Things: Privacy & Security in a Connected World (January 2015) - Sixteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law, Monday, May 18, 2015
Federal Trade Commission—Data Brokers: A Call for Transparency and Accountability (May 2014) - Sixteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law, Monday, May 18, 2015
Web Segment  Web Segment Social Media, Mobile Apps and the Emerging Regulatory Landscape - Social Media 2015: Addressing Corporate Risks, Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Emerging Issues in Big Data and Analytics - TechLaw Institute 2015: The Digital Evolution, Friday, May 15, 2015
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Social Media, Mobile Apps and the Emerging Regulatory Landscape - Social Media, Mobile Apps and the Emerging Regulatory Landscape, Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Emerging Issues in Big Data and Analytics - Emerging Issues in Big Data and Analytics, Friday, May 15, 2015
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Social Media, Mobile Apps and the Emerging Regulatory Landscape - Social Media, Mobile Apps and the Emerging Regulatory Landscape, Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Emerging Issues in Big Data and Analytics - Emerging Issues in Big Data and Analytics, Friday, May 15, 2015
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Social Media 2015: Addressing Corporate Risks, Tuesday, February 24, 2015, San Francisco, CA
TechLaw Institute 2015: The Digital Evolution, Friday, May 29, 2015, San Francisco, CA
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