Date Topic Info Typesort descending Description
09/15/2015 Congressional Research Service publishes report on encryption and law enforcement investigations News

CRS publishes report on encryption and law enforcement investigations:

Encryption and Evolving Technology: Implications for US Law Enforcement Investigations

10/17/2016 Broadband privacy plan still flawed, carriers tell FCC News

Three of the nation's top mobile carriers have told the FCC they have concerns about the agency's revised privacy plan for broadband providers.

06/22/2017 FTC announces review of CAN-SPAM as part of its ongoing rule review process News

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07/23/2015 Internet of Things security concerns a reality for auto industry News

Auto industry struggling with the security issues surrounding their rush to add wireless features.

07/27/2016 The Department of Commerce has published its new Privacy Shield website News

The U.S. Department of Commerce launched its Privacy Shield website, where businesses can begin self-certifiying to Privacy Shield Aug. 1. 

On a related note, the IAPP launched its EU-US Privacy Shield practice guide.

09/13/2018 House Financial Services Committee advances data breach notification bill News

The House Financial Services Committee today advanced Luetkemeyer’s legislation that would pre-empt state-level data breach notification rules for the financial services industry. The vote was 32-20 along party lines.

12/06/2017 2108 brings new EU privacy, cyber regime, but some laws up in the air News

10/06/2018 Opinion: Introducing the Internet Bill of Rights News

New York Times Opinion: Introducing the Internet Bill of Rights:

02/29/2016 Overview of Department of Commerce Privacy Shield Obligations News

Summary overview of US Department of Commerce overview of Privacy Shield Obligations.

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11/14/2016 FTC announces agenda for Smart TV workshop News

Link to announcement: