By Tenta September 9, 2019
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the New York Attorney General just levied the largest fine in FTC history: $170 million to Google LLC and its subsidiary, YouTube LLC. The fine is for illegally collecting personal information about children without the consent of their parents. The company will pay $136 million to the FTC and $34 million to New York for violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Rule.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://tenta.com/blog/post/2019/09/youtube-fine