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CCIA Supports Bipartisan Effort to Analyze Broadband Economic Impact

Washington, D.C. -- Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), and five other co-sponsors have introduced a bipartisan bill that would facilitate an analysis of broadband deployment a...

See “EU Digital Single Market: Breaking Down Barriers” @ SXSW

Austin -- CCIA President & CEO Ed Black will join AEI and Ambassador for the EU delegation the US David O'Sullivan for a panel discussion at South by Southwest Saturday at 12:30pm. The panel, "EU ...

See "EU Digital Single Market: Breaking Down Barriers" @ SXSW

Austin -- CCIA President & CEO Ed Black will join AEI and Ambassador for the EU delegation the US David O'Sullivan for a panel discussion at South by Southwest Saturday at 12:30pm. The panel, "EU ...

Newly Confirmed Commerce Secretary Voices Support For Privacy Shield

Washington -- In a speech to staff, incoming Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross spoke about his support for Privacy Shield, the agreement that allows data transfers between the European Union and the Unit...

CCIA Encourages Reform of FISA § 702 Surveillance

Washington -- The House Judiciary Committee will hold the 115th Congress’ first hearing on Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act tomorrow (Wednesday). The provision, which is set ...

Is Europe about to weaken encryption?

The French and German Interior Ministers called this week for EU legislation which could undermine the use of encryption in communication in Europe.  Worse still, a European Commission spokesperson a...

CCIA Welcomes IMCO’s Draft Opinion on the Copyright Directive Proposal

Brussels - The Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the European Parliament (“IMCO“) has published its draft opinion yesterday on the proposal for a copyright directive for the Dig...

CCIA Files Amicus Brief On Copyright, Interoperability Issues In Software Case

Washington -- The tech industry weighed in on issues of copyright and competition with an amicus brief today in the SAS v. World Programming Limited case.  The Computer & Communications Industry ...

CCIA Defends Copyright Balance and Online Platforms In Filing, Legal Brief

Washington -- In a filing for the Copyright Office and in a legal brief, the Computer & Communications Industry Association defended the balanced copyright provisions online companies need to oper...