The FTC agreed to “settle charges against 14 companies for falsely claiming to participate in the international privacy framework known as the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor. Three of the companies were also charged with similar violations related to the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor.” The Atlanta Falcons, Denver Broncos, and Tennessee Titans were among the 14:
Atlanta Falcons Football Club, LLC
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Charles River Laboratories International, Inc.
DDC Laboratories, Inc.
Level 3 Communications, LLC
PDB Sports, Ltd., d/b/a Denver Broncos Football Club
Reynolds Consumer Products Inc.
Receivable Management Services Corporation
Tennessee Football, Inc. (Tennessee Titans)
The big question is, why would pro football teams misrepresent Safe-Harbor participation with the EU?
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