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FCC Requires Online Public Inspection Files, But Misses Point of OpenGov: Data Accessibility

October 28, 2011

At yesterday’s FCC Open Commission Meeting , the Commission proposed to require television stations to make their “ public inspection file ” available online. But...


Larry Downes Statement on Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)

October 28, 2011

Yesterday, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Tx) introduced the Stopping Online Piracy Act (H.R. 3261), also called the Enforcing and Protecting American Rights Against Sites Intent on...


TechFreedom Joins Call to Action to Reform 25-Year Old Privacy Law

October 20, 2011

TechFreedom has joined with a philosophically diverse coalition of public interest groups in supporting the “ Not Without a Warrant ” grass-roots petition, which reads...


GWU Law CYLSA Panel Discussion on AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

October 19, 2011

Nov. 1, 2011 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm This Panel Discussion on the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger was hosted by the George Washington University School of Law Cyberlaw...


REMINDER: TechFreedom/FOSI COPPA Event in DC & Livestreamed Tomorrow (10/12)

October 11, 2011

Just a reminder—TechFreedom, in association with the Family Online Safety Institute  (FOSI), will host a free lunch panel tomorrow with a number of leading experts...


FTC Punishes P2P Company for Unfairly Tricking Users to Share Private Data

October 11, 2011

While policymakers rush write new Net regulations to protect privacy, we  keep suggesting  the FTC use its existing authority more effectively to punish unfair and...