FTC Faculty: Maneesha Mithal

Maneesha MithalManeesha Mithal is the Associate Director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, which focuses on consumer privacy, data security, and credit reporting issues.  In this capacity, she has managed significant initiatives, including reports on consumer privacy, facial recognition, and mobile privacy disclosures, and workshops on the Internet of Things and mobile device tracking.  She has testified before Congress on data security, facial recognition, and identity theft.  She has also supervised Commission investigations that resulted in consent orders, including against companies such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Lifelock, Equifax, and HTC.

Ms. Mithal has held numerous positions at the Commission, including Chief of Staff of the Bureau of Consumer Protection, and Assistant Director of the International Division of Consumer Protection.  Prior to joining the Commission 1999, Ms. Mithal was an attorney at the Washington law firm of Covington & Burling.  Ms. Mithal earned her law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center and her undergraduate degree from Georgetown University.

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When: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am (breakfast & registration)
8:00 am - 5:00 pm (followed by cocktail party)
Where: Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
CLE Credit: 6.0 hours approved in PA and VA (and in NY/reciprocal states).

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