Privacy Experts Urge U.S. to Engage in Global Debate, but Get Own House in Order
International, NTIA, Privacy, Transparency
May 7th, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 7, 2010 – The United States needs to act as a world leader by using its talents to help develop an innovative global privacy framework, but it must get its own house in order to succeed, said privacy experts Friday at an event hosted by the Commerce Department.
Commerce Seeks Comment on Privacy Law, Creates Task Force
Broadband Stimulus, Privacy
April 22nd, 2010
WASHINGTON, April 22, 2010 – The Commerce Department is seeking public comment on the impact of privacy laws in the United States and around the world to determine if current laws serve consumer interests and democracy. It also this week announced the formation of an Internet Policy Task Force to identify public policy and operational issues impacting the private sector’s ability to best achieve economic growth and job creation through the Internet.
Regulatory Experts Discuss States’ Broadband Goals
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, Smart Grid, States, Universal Service
February 22nd, 2010
WASHINGTON, February 22, 2010 – A meeting of regulatory commissioners last weekend included much discussion of major telecommunications issues such as the state of the nation’s broadband.