What is “Personal Information” under COPPA?

Bean Creative – Layla Masri

It’s been a year since our post on the revised COPPA regulations going into effect. Are you still unsure what types of data equals “personal information” and triggers COPPA’s requirements?

On the heels of the FTC lawsuit [last year] against Amazon.com regarding in-app purchases, it behooves you to ensure you’re following the requirements closely.

Here’s an overview of data treated as “personal” under COPPA, along with parameters for exactly what and you can “collect” in compliance with (or avoidance of) COPPA. Read More

Also read the latest on the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule.