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Best Practices for Complying With COPPA

April 13, 2021

Use this practice note for guidance on how to determine whether the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) applies to your client, and if so, how to collect, use, and disclose the PI of children in compliance with the requirements of COPPA and the Federal Trade Commission.


Related Content

  • COPPA Privacy Policy
    Access this template for an example of a disclosure notice that operators of online services or mobile applications can provide to their users to address the requirements of COPPA. This template includes practical guidance, drafting notes, alternate clauses, and optional clauses.
  • COPPA Disclosure Clause (COPPA Not Applicable)
    Insert this clause in an existing privacy policy to address the inapplicability of COPPA.
  • COPPA’s Parental Consent Exceptions Chart
    Use this checklist to learn about the limited exceptions to COPPA’s verifiable parental consent requirement. The chart states restrictions or obligations placed on an operator who chooses to take advantage of these exceptions.

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