COPPA :Office of the CISO - washington.edu

Office of the CISO

COPPA

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

UW Information

Description*
Requires Web sites operated for commercial purposes to obtain parental consent before collecting, using, or disclosing personal information from children under 13.

Subject Area:
Children

Examples of Type of Data:
Name, school, age, address

UW Subject Matter Expert

Ann Nagel
Associate Chief Information Security Officer
UW Office of the CISO
http://ciso.washington.edu/

COPPA Information

Website:
http://business.ftc.gov/privacy-and-security/children’s-online-privacy

Authority or Enforcement Commission(s): Federal Trade Commission

*A brief description is provided by the UW Subject Matter Experts to assist the UW community; it is not a legal description or an official description from the external authority, and should not be construed as legal advice.