It's a federal regulation that affects companies like Nimbus Games, a mobile game publisher for children primarily between the ages of four to nine.
Five major brands were the subject of FTC complaints filed by a group of 17 advocacy organizations. The complaints allege that McDonald's, General Mills, Subway, Viacom's Nick.com, and Turner's Cartoon Network violate COPPA.
Marketing to children can be a tricky area — especially when going through online channels. Of course, Anne Globe, CMO of DreamWorks Animation SKG, still has to get the word out when the studio releases a new film.
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