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Below are the most recent stories and press releases featuring the NAI, our policies and educational efforts, and our take on the industry and related policy issues:

10/31/2017   IAB, Other Ad Groups Urge FTC To Focus On 'Concrete' Harms  (MediaPost)

10/20/2017   Twitter Vet Will Carty, The NAI's New Public Policy Veep, Is No Fan Of Regulation  (AdExchanger)

10/18/2017   Lobbying World  (The Hill

10/13/2017   Certification for Media iQ; FastPay Buys AnchorOps  (Exchange Wire)

10/11/2017   Media iQ Awarded Two Elite Designations for Online Safety and Security  (Press Release)

10/11/2017   Twitter lobbyist jumps to Network Advertising Initiative  (POLITICO Influence)

10/5/2017   Active International and AlmondNet Group Form Long-Term Strategic Business Partnership  (Press Release)

10/4/2017   Consumers Believe Brands Have a Role in Breaking Gender Stereotypes in Digital Advertising According to Choozle “Gender Stereotyping in Advertising Survey”  (Press Release)

9/20/2017   Apple clamps down on cookies: Advertiser outcry as privacy groups celebrate  (NetImperative)

9/19/2017   iOS 11 rolls out today with Safari anti-tracking: Here's why advertisers hate it  (ZD Net)

9/19/2017   Tough luck advertisers, Apple and Google are focusing on privacy  (LiveMint)

9/18/2017   Advertising trade groups deeply concerned about Apple’s cookie blocker  (Marketing Magazine)

9/16/2017   Ad industry “deeply concerned” about Safari’s new ad-tracking restrictions  (Ars Technica)

9/16/2017   Ad industry attacks Safari's effort to protect your privacy  (Cnet)

9/15/2017   Advertising Groups Ask Apple to 'Rethink' New Cookie Tracking Standards in Safari 11  (MacRumors)

9/14/2017   Every Major Advertising Group Is Blasting Apple for Blocking Cookies in the Safari Browser  (AdWeek)

9/14/2017   Advertisers are furious with Apple for new tracking restrictions in Safari 11  (The Verge)

9/14/2017   Ad industry groups rail against Apple’s new cookie-blocking solution in Safari 11  (Martech Today)

9/14/2017   Apple's Move To Kill Cookies Brings Plea From Six Major Trade Associations  (AdAge)

9/14/2017   Ad Trade Groups Sound The Alarm As Apple Closes The First-Party Cookie Jar  (AdExchanger)

9/14/2017   Ad Groups Bash Apple's New No-Tracking Settings  (MediaPost)

9/14/2017   Apple Is Going to Sabotage the Internet, Says Advertisers  (The Mac Observer)

9/14/2017   Ad industry complains Apple Safari update is 'unilateral and heavy-handed' against tracking  (Apple Insider)

9/14/2017   Ad Groups send an Open Letter to Apple Objecting to the new "Intelligent tracking prevention" Setting in Safari  (Patently Apple)

09/12/2017   The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI): Protecting Consumer Privacy and Providing a Better Internet Experience  (BadCredit.org)

08/28/2017   Will Advanced TV Force Innovation In Law And Regulation?  (AdExchanger)

08/22/2017   Cuebiq Appoints Brad Piggott as SVP of Sales for the Central Region  (Press Release)

08/21/2017   Dataxu Appoints Peter Kosmala To New Position: VP, Platform Solutions  (MediaPost)

08/17/2017   Datonics Announces Integration with AppNexus’ Data Marketplace  (Martech Advisor)

08/16/2017   Dataxu Doubles Down On Agency Business With Key Hire  (Press Release)

08/2/2017   Cuebiq Introduces New IoT Audiences, Giving Marketers Insight into IoT Device Usage Data  (Press Release)

07/26/2017   Datonics CEO to Speak at Affiliate Summit East 2017  (Press Release)

07/25/2017   Network Advertising Initiative: 100+ AdTech Companies Self-Regulate Digital Advertising Standards for Responsible Consumer Data Collection  (HostingAdvice.com)

07/19/2017   Choozle Launches New Giving Initiative, ChoozleCares Community Grant, to Give Back to Colorado Nonprofits  (Press Release)

07/12/2017   Cuebiq Expands to West Coast with New Office and Team in San Francisco  (Press Release)

06/22/2017   A deep dive into online-to-in-store attribution  (MarTech Today)

06/08/2017   A Privacy Roadmap for Avoiding Big Risks with Big Data  (Inside Counsel)

06/06/2017   Cuebiq Unveils Industry's First Footfall Attribution Benchmarks for Nine Key Verticals  (Press Release)

06/05/17   The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Ensures Top Ad Companies Don't Collect Your Sensitive Browsing Information Without Consent  (DatingAdvice.com)

06/5/2017   Google Chrome Will Automatically Block Annoying Ads  (Momentous News)

05/31/2017   How publishers can increase engagement through a data-driven approach  (ShareThis)

05/17/2017   Sheila Millar to Speak at NAI Summit on Data Privacy  (Keller & Heckman LLP)

05/15/2017   Marketers, When Using Geofencing To Watch Consumers, Regulators May Be Watching You  (AdExchanger)

05/10/2017   Exponential Taps Offline Location Data via Partnership with Cuebiq  (Press Release)

04/24/2017   Students, professors have mixed opinions on targeted advertising  (The Red & Black)

04/18/2017   With Its Updated Opt-Out Tool and Upcoming Summit, NAI is Empowering Members to Adapt to Online Advertising Trends  (DealCrunch)

4/17/2017   Hackers using pixel tracking to build data for better phishing practices  (Cyber Scoop)

04/14/2017   CardRates.com Features NAI in Article on Privacy in Interest-Based Advertising  (CardRates.com)

04/13/2017   Coalition for Better Ads Releases Initial Better Ads Standards for Desktop and Mobile Web in North America and Europe  (Mobile Marketing Watch)

04/06/2017   Self-Regulatory Organizations Launch New Version of IBA Choice Tool: Allows Opt-Out of Cookieless Tracking  (JD Supra)

04/05/2017   NAI, DAA Unveil New Consumer Choice Tools for Interest-Based Advertising  (Mobile Advertising Watch)

04/05/2017   Sending anti-abortion ads by phone is creepy, but not illegal  (The Boston Globe)

04/04/2017   NAI, DAA launch new version of consumer choice tools  (IAPP)

04/04/2017   NAI and DAA Launch New Opt-Out Tools  (Lexology)

03/30/2017   Ad Groups Push for FCC Privacy Rule Reversal  (Lexology)

03/29/2017   Augmented Reality and IoT: Enjoying the Ride, While Avoiding Legal Snafus  (Inside Counsel)

03/24/2017   Coalition for Better Ads Publishes New Standards  (AdWorld)

03/23/2017   In win for advertisers, loss for consumers, Senate votes to rollback broadband privacy rules  (New Media)

03/23/2017   A New Coalition Of Online Advertisers Wants To Rid The Web Of Crap Ads  (B&T Magazine)

03/22/2017   Senators Fighting Online Privacy Rules Take Money From Industry  (Vocativ)

03/22/2017   Choozle and STRATA Partner to Provide Advertisers Access to a Self-Serve Programmatic Advertising Platform  (Press Release)

03/22/2017   Datonics Recognized as Tier-1 Vendor by Publicis Groupe's Verified Program  (Press Release)

03/20/2017   Ad Groups Press FCC To Revisit Broadband Privacy Rules  (MediaPost)

03/08/2017   Smart Condoms Suggest More than a Day Without Women  (CDT)

03/07/2017   Adbrain Partners with Eyeota to Create New Mobile Audiences  (Press Release)

03/07/2017   IgnitionOne and Netmining Reach Platinum Partnership with LiveRamp, Amp Up Capabilities  (Press Release)

02/21/2017   Cuebiq and Jumpshot Team Up to Measure Impact of Super Bowl LI Ads on Consumer Behavior  (Press Release)

02/17/2017   Advertising Law - February 2017 #3  (JD Supra)

02/16/2017   Advertisers Push to Repeal FCC Privacy Rule  (Lexology)

02/14/2017   FTC Report Reinforces the Rules for Cross-Device Tracking  (JD Supra)

02/10/2017   FTC's New Staff Report Applies Privacy Principles To Cross-Device Tracking  (Mondaq)

02/10/2017   Advertising Law - February 2017 #2  (JD Supra)

02/09/2017   FTC Publishes Cross-Device Tracking Report  (Lexology)

02/09/2017   Cuebiq Closes $3.5M in Funding and Appoints Rick Belluzzo as Chairman of the Board  (Press Release)

02/08/2017   This NYC Startup Just Raised $3.5M To Bring Location Data to Your Marketing Efforts  (AlleyWatch)

02/06/2017   FTC / DAA Extend Data Privacy Focus to Cross-Device Tracking  (National Law Review)

02/06/2017   FTC Report Highlights Privacy Concerns and Best Practices for Cross-Device Tracking  (Lexology)

02/06/2017   Cross-Device Tracking and the Trouble with Talkative Tech  (JD Supra)

02/03/2017   FTC issues report and guidelines on cross-device tracking  (Marketing Land)

02/02/2017   IgnitionOne and Netmining Partner with Adloox on Global Engagement to Deliver Cross-channel Fraud Analytics to Major Agency and Top Brand Marketers  (Press Release)

02/01/2017   Disclose and Follow Standards for Collection and Sharing of Customers' Online Behavioral Data  (JD Supra)

02/01/2017   Ajit Pai and the FCC's Role in ISP Privacy Regulation under President Trump  (Lexology)

01/30/2017   FTC Is On Track With Cross-Device Tracking Report  (National Law Review)

01/30/2017   FTC Staff Releases Report on Cross-Device Tracking  (JD Supra)

01/27/2017   Advertisers want Obama Era privacy rules repealed  (Consumer Affairs)

01/27/2017   Cable & Phone Industries Tell Congress To Reverse New Internet Privacy Rule  (Consumerist)

01/26/2017   New FTC Chair Has Warned Against Stricter Privacy Rules  (AdAge)

01/26/2017   Cross-Device Tracking: An FTC Staff Report  (National Law Review)

01/25/2017   FTC Report Drills Down On Cross-Device, But Has Little Fresh Advice To Share  (Ad Exchanger)

01/25/2017   FTC Releases Cross-Device Tracking Report  (National Law Review)

01/25/2017   FTC Has Issues with How Advertisers Track You Across Your Devices  (NextGov)

01/25/2017   Increasing Demand for Accurate Location Triggers Skyhook's 2016 Growth  (Press Release)

01/19/2017   Ad Groups Seek Reconsideration of FCC Privacy Rule  (Lexology)

01/19/2017   Oracle Marketing Cloud Teams with Eyeota to Enhance Global Data Offering  (Press Release)

01/11/2017   Smart TVs — Insights From FTC's Technology Workshop and DMA's Next-Generation TV White Paper  (Lexology)

01/06/2017   Full Disclosure: The FTC Has Its Eye On Cross-Device Tracking  (Ad Exchanger)

01/05/2017   US Trade Associations and ISPs Petition FCC to Reconsider New Privacy Rules  (National Law Review)

01/04/2017   Ad Industry Petitions FCC To Jettison Its Privacy Rules  (Ad Exchanger)

01/04/2017   US ad trade associations file petition against FCC, stating it is in violation of the First Amendment  (The Drum)

01/03/2017   Ad Groups Petition Consumer Internet Privacy Rules, Call Opt-In Requirement 'Onerous'  (MediaPost)

12/29/2016   Norton Rose Fulbright Heads to PNG, Plus More Lateral Moves  (The American Lawyer)

12/27/2016   FTC Settles with Targeted Digital Advertising Company over Supercookie Advertising Practices  (JD Supra)

12/21/2016   For smart marketers today, 'It's the people, stupid'  (CMO)

12/20/2016   Turning The Page? Turn Settles With FTC On Use Of Verizon Zombie Cookies  (AdExchanger)

12/20/2016   Netmining and Grapeshot Partner to Deliver Integrated Offering, Boosting Data Driven Marketing Performance  (Press Release)

12/19/2016   Guidelines for Online Behavioral Advertising  (JD Supra)

12/9/2016   Summary of the FTC's 12/7 Workshop on Smart TV and Thoughts for the Future  (JD Supra)

12/8/2016   The FTC Has Its Eye On What Smart TVs Mean For Consumer Privacy  (AdExchanger)

12/7/2016   Marketron Partners with Cuebiq, Bringing Real-Time Foot Traffic Attribution to Media Companies  (Press Release)

11/17/2016   Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking  (NJ Today)

11/17/2016   PushSpring Incorporating Cuebiq Location Data Into Its Audience Console  (Press Release)

11/15/2016   IgnitionOne and Netmining Integrate With Screen6 For Expanded Cross-Device Insights, Targeting and Attribution  (Press Release)

11/7/2016   Netmining Partners with LiveRamp, Delivers Enhanced Data Solution to Data-Driven Marketers and their Agencies  (Press Release)

10/27/2016   Trick Or Treat: Cookies And Consumer Privacy In Online Advertising  (JD Supra)

10/26/2016   Choozle Reveals Programmatic Adoption Tendencies of Advertising Agencies  (Press Release)

10/25/2016   Commentary: Ad Industry: FCC Shouldn't Break A Privacy Model That Works  (MediaPost)

10/24/2016   Former AOL Counsel, Big Data Expert Joins Venable as Partner in Privacy, Data Security Practice  (Corporate Counsel)

10/23/2016   Google’s New Privacy Policy Allows Ads to Follow You Everywhere  (Saving Advice)

10/21/2016   Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking  (ProPublica)

10/20/2016   Advertisers Offer Broadband Privacy Alternative  (Broadcasting & Cable)

10/20/2016   New Westfield World Trade Center Mall is a Draw for Both Tourists and Locals, Bringing Increased Visitors to Downtown NYC  (Press Release)

10/19/2016   Ad Industry: Tough Privacy Rules Will 'Undercut' Internet Marketplace  (MediaPost)

10/13/2016   Digital Advertising Alliance Announces Enforcement of Cross-Device Guidance to Begin February 1, 2017  (Press Release)

10/12/2016   FCC broadband privacy proposal draws dissent from marketing trade groups  (Luxury Daily)

10/11/2016   A Change In Course For The Treatment Of Broadband Data  (Law360)

10/11/2016   The NAI Helps Balance Consumer Privacy and the Advantages of Interest-Based Online Advertising  (Deal Crunch)

10/11/2016   Ad Industry Slams FCC's 'Counterproductive' Privacy Proposal  (MediaPost)

10/11/2016   FCC proposals stun advertising trade organizations with broadening definition of 'sensitive data'  (The Drum)

10/10/2016   Consumers Press For Right To Sue Turn In Federal Court  (MediaPost)

10/6/2016   Cuebiq and GasBuddy Team Up to Boost Advertising and User Experience with Location-Based Data  (Press Release)

10/5/2016   Opting Out Of Political Advertising: Not So Simple  (Mondaq)

09/29/2016   Turn, Verizon Battle Users Over 'Supercookies'  (MediaPost)

09/20/2016   Opting Out Of Political Advertising: Not So Simple  (Ad Exchanger)

09/20/2016   StreetLight Data Partners with Cuebiq to Help Transportation, Retail and Logistics Companies Use Location-Based Data  (Press Release)

09/19/2016   Proposed Privacy Rules Will Result In Higher Broadband Fees, CTIA Claims  (MediaPost)

09/16/2016   Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Google, Facebook and more form 'coalition for better ads'  (The Drum)

09/16/2016   Google, P&G, industry groups try to repair broken consumer trust in online ads  (Marketing Dive)

09/16/2016   Google, Facebook, P&G and other media giants launch Coalition for Better Ads  (CMO Innovation)

09/16/2016   IAB welcomes Global Ad Coalition launch  (Marketing.ie)

09/16/2016   P&G joins Google, others in launching Coalition for Better Ads  (Cincinatti Business Courier)

09/15/2016   Ad Industry Bashes FCC's Privacy Proposal  (MediaPost)

09/15/2016   FCC Chief Plans To Finalize Broadband Privacy Rules This Year  (Media Post)

09/15/2016   Online Media Leaders Form Coalition to Improve Ad Standards  (Research Live)

09/15/2016   Global Online Media Leaders Join Forces to Improve Consumer Ad Experience  (Press Release)

09/15/2016   Google and 16 other companies have formed a coalition that wants to police ads on the web  (Business Insider)

09/14/2016   Advertisers Push Back on FCC Broadband Privacy Plan  (Broadcasting & Cable)

09/9/2016   Watchdogs To FCC: Don't Water Down Privacy Proposal  (MediaPost)

09/1/2016   SunStar Strategic Names Bruce Morris, Digital and Financial Media Specialist, to Advisory Board  (Press Release)

08/25/2016   FTC Chairwoman Tells Ad Networks: Respect Consumers' Choices  (MediaPost)

08/25/2016   Appellate Court To Consider Reviving Turn 'Supercookie' Battle  (MediaPost)

08/24/2016   Cuebiq and MediaMath Enter Data Partnership  (Press Release)

08/3/2016   Verizon-Yahoo deal piques privacy watchdogs' concern  (POLITICO: Morning Tech)

08/3/2016   Geo-Data And Hyperlocal Targeting Viewed As Essential Programmatic Ad Tools (GeoMarketing

08/3/2016   Network Advertising Initiative Touts New Member  (Mobile Marketing Watch)

08/2/2016   People on the Move: Anthony Matyjaszewski  (Washington Business Journal)

08/2/2016   People on the Move: Jurgen Van Staden  (Washington Business Journal)

08/2/2016   Komendant leaves AHIP, Richardson joins APCO advisory board, Alston & Bird hires Leslie C. Overton (POLITICO Influence

08/2/2016   People – 08.02.2016  (Media Life Magazine)

07/28/2016   It's Time To Establish 'Best Practices' For Geo-Data And Privacy  (GeoMarketing)

07/28/2016   Factual Joins The Network Advertising Initiative  (MediaPost)

07/28/2016   Factual Joins the Network Advertising Initiative  (Press Release)

07/28/2016   Skyhook Joins the Network Advertising Initiative  (Press Release)

07/27/2016   InMobi's Illegal Location Tracking Debacle Is Just The Tip Of The Iceberg And Regulators Are Chomping At The Bit  (AdExchanger)

07/26/2016   Ubimo and Cuebiq Pioneer Fully-Integrated In-Store Traffic Conversion Reporting  (Press Release)

07/24/2016   Coming Soon: The Addressability Graph  (AdExchanger)

07/22/2016   Hulu has joined this list of major platforms that ignore Do Not Track requests  (Marketing Land)

07/21/2016   Cuebiq Brings Real-Time Footfall Attribution to Marketers; Partners with Leading DSPs and Agencies  (Press Release)

07/6/2016   Broadband Privacy Proposal Threatens To 'Severely Burden' Consumers, ANA Says  (MediaPost)

06/30/2016   NinthDecimal's New Membership in the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Validates Its Commitment to Consumer Privacy in an Evolving Advertising Landscape  (Press Release)

06/28/2016   TapFwd Partners With Cuebiq to Bring Mobile-Specific Location Data to TapFwd's Mobile-First Data Management Platform  (Press Release)

06/27/2016   InMobi's Illegal Location Tracking Debacle Is Just The Tip Of The Iceberg And Regulators Are Chomping At The Bit  (Ad Exchanger)

06/24/2016   Coming Soon: The Addressability Graph  (Ad Exchanger)

06/23/2016   Choozle Awarded Denver Business Journal's Best Places to Work  (Press Release)

06/23/2016   Privacy Guru Pushes To Curb Broadband Providers  (MediaPost)

06/16/2016   Verizon Users Want To Continue Privacy Battle With Turn In Court  (MediaPost)

06/15/2016   Location Insights Company Cuebiq Joins NAI; Earns Privacy Seal of Approval  (Press Release)

06/13/2016   Is All Personal Data Equal Under The Law?  (Ad Exchanger)

06/6/2016   Datonics Broadens Data Offering with Newly Launched B2B Data Segments  (Press Release)

06/1/2016  ISPs Should Obtain Users' Consent To Use 'Content' For Ad Targeting, FTC Says  (MediaPost)

05/20/2016   Delahunt for JetBlue, McGivern for Justice Action  (POLITICO Influence)

05/17/2016   Choozle Appoints Eric Princen as Vice President of Engineering and Ashley Albrecht as East Coast Sales Director  (Press Release)

05/12/2016   Is There A Conflict Of Interest Haunting Ghostery's Business Model?  (Ad Exchanger)

05/12/2016   Verizon Fights Tough Broadband Privacy Proposal  (MediaPost)

05/11/2016   Zogby Poll: Americans Say Free, Ad-Supported Online Services Worth $1,200/Year; 85% Prefer Ad-Supported Internet to Paid  (Press Release)

05/10/2016   Advertisers Warn Hill On FCC Broadband CPNI Item  (Broadcast & Cable)

05/4/2016   Signal Joins the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI)  (Press Release)

05/2/2016   FTC Guidance: Update Privacy Disclosures to Keep Pace with Advances in Online Tracking  (Lexology)

04/26/2016   Coalition of Ad Industry Orgs Asks for More Time to Review FCC Privacy Proposal  (JD Supra)

04/22/2016  FTC Wants Piece of Set-Top Privacy Enforcement (Broadcasting & Cable)

04/21/2016  Keeping Up with the Online Advertising Industry (Imperial Valley News)

04/21/2016  Ad Industry Asks For More Time To Consider FCC's Privacy Plan (Media Post)

04/13/2016  Ad Roundup: Location, data key to platforms (Biz Report)

04/13/2016  PlaceIQ Joins Network Advertising Initiative (Media Post)

04/12/2016  NAI Report Finds 100% Compliance, 'Glitches' And Dysfunction Too (Media Post)

03/23/2016  Ad Industry Enforcer Issues Reminder That Notice and Choice Are Musts for Companies Engaged in Interest-Based Advertising and Native Advertising (Lexology)

03/22/2016  Adobe Announces Cross-Device Co-op to Enable People-Based Marketing (Press Release)

03/16/2016  Turn 'Supercookie' Battle Sent To Arbitration (Media Post)

01/14/2016  Varick Violated Privacy Code, Watchdog Says (Media Post)

 

For older news please see our archive.

 

NAI Press Releases

06/11/2015 Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Elects New Board of Directors

03/30/2015 NAI Annual Compliance Report Highlights Members’ Strong Commitment to Responsible Data Collection, Use and Consumer Privacy

10/22/2014 Statement by NAI Board on Marc Groman

03/20/2014 Network Advertising Initiative Adds Two Strategic Hires to its Staff

03/13/2014 NAI Announces Results of Largest Annual Member Compliance Review

02/07/2014 NAI Cultivates Compliance and Technology Specialization with 2014 Fellowship; Welcomes First Fellow Shaq Katikala

10/02/2013 Noga Rosenthal Joins NAI as General Counsel and VP, Compliance & Policy

07/24/2013 The NAI Releases Mobile Application Code

06/04/2013 The NAI Announces 2013-2015 Board of Directors

05/21/2013 Remarks of Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen at the NAI Summit

05/16/2013 The NAI releases Final 2013 Code of Conduct

03/01/2013 The NAI Releases Draft Code of Conduct for Public Comment

02/07/2013 The NAI Releases 2012 Compliance Report

02/14/2012 The NAI Releases 2011 Compliance Report

11/17/2011 FTC Chief Privacy Officer Marc Groman Appointed New Executive Director Of NAI

02/18/2011 Network Advertising Initiative Releases 2010 Compliance Report

10/04/2010 The NAI Joins Cross-Industry Self-Regulatory Effort Program Launch of Enhanced Notice Icon

04/14/2010 IAB and NAI Release Technical Specifications for Enhanced Noitce to Consumers for Online Behavioral Advertising

03/24/2010 Study Finds Behaviorally-Targeted Ads More Than Twice as Valuable, Twice as Effective as Non-Targeted Online Ads

12/30/2009 Network Advertising Initiative Releases 2009 Annual Compliance Report

11/05/2009 Network Advertising Initiative Releases Consumer Opt-Out Protector

07/02/2009 Network Advertising Initiative Applauds New Self-Regulation Principles by Industry Associations

12/16/2008 Network Advertising Initiative Annouces 2008 NAI Self-Regulatory Code of Conduct for Online Behavioral Advertising

04/10/2008 Network Advertising Initiative Proposes Updated Principles

01/01/2008 The NAI Announces 2008 Behavioral Advertising Principles Initiative