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CCIA Disappointed Senate Passed Bill That Fails To Effectively Address Sex Trafficking

Washington -- The Senate has passed legislation that would narrow critical “Section 230” protections for online companies working with law enforcement to combat human trafficking. Earlier versions...
  • EU
  • Taxes & Trade

EU Digital Tax Proposal Is Discriminatory And Harmful to Europe’s Digital Economy

Brussels, BELGIUM -- The European Commission today presented a package of digital tax proposals. The package contains two legislative proposals, including a Directive introducing “an interim tax on ...
  • EU
  • Taxes & Trade

Event: CCIA Press Briefing Tuesday On EU Digital Taxation Proposals

The European Commission is scheduled to present a package of digital tax legislative proposals on Wednesday, March 21.  The package will include two Directives: The first Directive will introduce...

CCIA welcomes OECD’s report, warns against unilateral EU digital tax

Brussels, BELGIUM -- The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released its “Interim Report on Tax Challenges Arising from Digitalisation” this afternoon. The report will b...
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  • EU

CCIA welcomes European Parliament draft report on the free flow of data in the EU

Yesterday, the European Parliament Rapporteur, Anna Maria Corazza-Bildt, published her draft report on the free flow of data in the EU. The leading Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protec...

CCIA To Testify at ITC Digital Trade Hearing

Washington -- The International Trade Commission will hold a hearing Tuesday to prepare for two upcoming digital trade reports. In a recent report, the ITC estimated that business to business e-commer...
  • Copyright

New EU Recommendation on Illegal Content Online Undermines Online Rights and Harms Europe’s Tech Economy

Brussels -- The European Commission has published a Recommendation on measures to effectively tackle illegal content online today. The Recommendation was presented despite the Commission’s commitmen...
  • Telecom

FCC Looks to Streamline Regulations to Aid 5G Deployment

Washington -- FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr announced the FCC’s plans for promoting the deployment of 5G network technologies.  These reforms, which will be voted on at the Commission’s open meet...
  • Telecom

CCIA Supports Net Neutrality Action Day; Readies To Appeal FCC Order In Court

Washington -- The tech industry joined public interest groups as part of a Net Neutrality Day of Action Tuesday, calling on Senators to reverse the FCC’s Order that rescinded net neutrality protecti...

CCIA Cautions Congress About Altering Internet Liability Rules

Washington -- As Congress works to reduce human trafficking, the House is making additional changes that are expected to ensnare legitimate tech companies, with no evidence this plan would actually he...
  • Telecom

CCIA To Intervene In Upcoming Court Case To Preserve Net Neutrality

Washington -- The tech industry will be intervening in the upcoming effort to appeal the FCC’s recent reversal of its 2015 Open Internet rules that protected net neutrality. While public interest gr...
  • Copyright

Tech and Rights Groups urge European Commission to consult stakeholders on illegal content

Brussels - Today, ten organisations representing digital rights groups, startups, Internet and technology businesses are asking the European Commission to uphold its commitment to consult stakeholders...