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In the Matter of Facebook Inc.

Categories: Business/Economics,Privacy,Telecommunications/Internet

https://www.ftc.gov/enforcement/cases-proceedings/092-3184/facebook-inc

Text of a 2011 consent decree between Facebook and the Federal Trade Commission relating to the alleged failure of Facebook to protect the privacy of users from operators of platform applications.  The decree has been cited in recent accounts of the Cambridge Analytica controversy.  From the Federal Trade Commission