2017 already has been, and surely will continue to be, a year of great change. Regulatory agencies are re-envisioning their mandates. Many have or soon will have new leadership. And advocacy groups for consumers are mobilized. Some of the regulatory changes may favor retail businesses. But others may continue to bring increased scrutiny and require more transparency with consumers. What can retail businesses do to help mitigate their risk and understand the headwinds they may be facing?