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OTA Signs On In Support of Anti-Stalking Bill

Further demonstrating the need for consumer choice and control and responsible data collection, OTA has been working with the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to close loopholes that allow stalking applications to exist on women's and girls' smartphones and send their location information to third parties without their knowledge This fixes this problem by requiring all companies to get customers' permission before collecting their location data or sharing it with third parties. It also contains targeted provisions to protect against stalking apps. This is a common sense bill backed by the nation’s leading anti-domestic violence and consumer protection groups.   More>