What’s next for privacy at the FTC following Alvaro Bedoya’s confirmation | Coie Perkins
Alvaro Bedoya was sworn in as Commissioner of the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on May 16, 2022. Bedoya is well known in privacy circles. He founded the Center on Privacy and Technology at Georgetown Law School, where he focused on issues concerning the intersection of civil rights and digital technology and was particularly recognized for a report on the use of facial recognition technology by law enforcement. Previously, he was a senior adviser to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology, and the Law, as well as a top aide to Senator Al Franken.