A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlements With Mobile App Developers For Failure To Disclose Data Collection Practices
News from Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 9, 2017
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A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENTS WITH MOBILE APP DEVELOPERS FOR FAILURE TO DISCLOSE DATA COLLECTION PRACTICES
AB Mobile LLC And Bizness Apps Inc. Agree To Post Privacy Policies And Disclose Data Collection Practices
Schneiderman: New Yorkers Have A Right To Know If A Company Collects And Uses Their Personal Information
“New Yorkers have a right to know if a company collects and uses their personal information,” said Attorney General Schneiderman. “In an age where data itself has become a commodity, companies must post privacy policies in a way that clearly and conspicuously discloses their data collection practices.”
AB Mobile Apps, LLC
Bizness Apps, Inc.
This case was handled by Bureau of Internet and Technology Deputy Bureau Chief Clark Russell, under the supervision of Bureau Chief Kathleen McGee. The Bureau of Internet and Technology is overseen by Executive Deputy Attorney General for Economic Justice Manisha M. Sheth.