summary explains that a financial institution has up to two business days to
review accounts in order to protect federal benefit payments from garnishment
and seizure orders. The summary goes on to explain that the only exception to
these requirements is for state child support enforcement agencies and certain
federal garnishment orders where a "Notice of Right to Garnish Federal
Benefits" has been attached to the order.
The FTC Releases COPPA Compliance Guidance
FTC has released two new guidance tools designed to help small businesses
operating child-directed websites, mobile applications and plug-ins ensure they
are compliant with the new changes to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection
Rule (COPPA). The rule went into effect July 1st.
"The Children’s Online Privacy
Protection Rule: A Six-Step Compliance Plan for Your Business,” is designed
especially for small businesses and contains a step-by-step process for
companies to determine if they are covered by COPPA, and what steps they are
required to take to protect children’s privacy.