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FTC Settlement with Facebook Highlights Importance of Self-Regulation

WASHINGTON- In response to the FTC settlement with Facebook, ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro issued the following statement:

"The latest action from the FTC highlights the fact the U.S. has a healthy self-regulatory system in place that protects consumers while still allowing for innovation. Most of the concerns presented to the FTC in this inquiry have long since been resolved to the satisfaction of all parties. Moreover, Facebook has developed a co