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CCIA Calls for Disclosure of Government Surveillance, Praises Bill To Declassify Some FISA Court Rulings

Recent reports regarding NSA access to phone call metadata and online communications and data have highlighted the continued importance of government transparency. The Computer & Communications In...

EVENT: Competition Law & Patent Assertion Entities: What Antitrust Enforcers Can Do

Competition Law & Patent Assertion Entities: What Antitrust Enforcers Can Do with special keynote address by FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez Thursday, June 20, 2013 The National Press Club 12:00p...

EVENT: Competition Law & Patent Assertion Entities: What Antitrust Enforcers Can Do

Competition Law & Patent Assertion Entities: What Antitrust Enforcers Can Do with special keynote address by FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez Thursday, June 20, 2013 The National Press Club 12:00pm to...
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  • EU

Notice-and-Action Procedures Coming Up in Europe

After closing a public consultation in September 2012, the Commission’s services responsible for the internal market have just sent the first drafts for a Directive on notice-and-action (N&A) pr...

CCIA Concerned About Scope, Wisdom, and Legality of Government Phone Surveillance

A document leaked to the news media indicates government agencies requested records about every Verizon customer over at least a three- month period using a controversial power sanctified by secret co...
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  • US

CCIA Filed Amicus Brief in Federal Circuit Case Oracle v. Google in Support of Interoperability

Last week, CCIA filed an amicus brief [PDF] with the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Oracle v. Google.  Oracle’s initial complaint included both copyright and patent claims, and the ...

CCIA Applauds President’s Proposals To Curb Patent Abuse

The White House is scheduled to announce several executive orders and legislative proposals today aimed at patent trolls, who harm U.S. businesses and the economy. President Obama has recognized that ...
  • Competition

Chairwoman Ramirez Speaks at CCIA’s Panel on PAEs and Anticompetitive Behavior

Yesterday, CCIA and The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) hosted an event titled “Competition Law & Patent Assertion Entities: What Antitrust Enforcers can do.”  The keynote speaker was FT...
  • Competition

Chairwoman Ramirez Speaks at CCIA's Panel on PAEs and Anticompetitive Behavior

Yesterday, CCIA and The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) hosted an event titled “Competition Law & Patent Assertion Entities: What Antitrust Enforcers can do.”  The keynote speaker was FT...
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  • US

CCIA and CCA Brief Hill Staffers on Upcoming FCC Spectrum Auctions

On May 30, 2013, CCIA and Competitive Carriers Association hosted a panel briefing on wireless competition and the upcoming FCC wireless spectrum auction.  In a Senate committee room on Capitol Hill,...

CCIA Testifies On Digital Trade At TTIP Hearing

The Computer & Communications Industry Association outlined growing threats and policies that curb digital trade in testimony at a USTR hosted hearing Wednesday afternoon on the US/EU’s free t...
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  • EU

IDEA, CCIA AND ICANN Co-Host Lunch For TISA Ambassadors, Private Sector Leaders In Geneva

Geneva - On May 15th, more than 40 leaders from the technology sector, international organisations and representatives of 15 of the countries participating in the Trade In Services (TISA) negotiations...