related links are a guide to worldwide resources on consumer privacy
and data protection. Individual and organizational websites are classified
according to geographic location and area of concentration. Descriptions
of sites, individual and organizational opinions, roles and activities
are drawn from information provided by the sources and do not reflect
the judgments or evaluations of our staff.
Protection Agencies and Authorities
States' State, County and City Government Agencies
Government consumer protection offices and state attorneys
general often investigate or mediate complaints, prosecute violators
of consumer laws, and provide educational material to the public. They
can also give information on what laws apply to various consumer problems
in a state. We include here only those agencies whose activities currently
involve consumer privacy.