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July - December, 2007
Alert No. 1,692, Friday, December 21.
SEC and DOJ Fine Lucent $2.5 Million for Entertaining Chinese Telecom Employees
Cox Discusses Impact of Technology and Mergers in Securities Markets
DOJ Fines Microsoft, Google, and Yahoo $31.5 Million for Advertising of Internet Gambling
WTO Allows Offshore Nation not to Enforce US IPR as Damages for US Protection of Onshore Internet Gambling
Sen. Kyl and State AGs Address Rep. Frank's Internet Gambling Bill and WTO
Alert No. 1,691, Wednesday, December 19.
Bush Condemns Senate Delay on FISA Amendments Bill
FTC Will Not Block Google DoubleClick Merger
FTC Proposes and Seeks Comments on Voluntary Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising
DOJ Announces $1.1 HSR Act Fine
Alert No. 1,690, Tuesday, December 18.
Bills Introduced in House and Senate to End Terrestrial Broadcasters' Performance Right
1st Circuit Holds Copyright Act Limitation Applies to State Law Claim for Accounting for Sales of Items for which Copyright Ownership is Disputed
Chertoff Addresses Terrorism and Identification
Alert No. 1,689, Monday, December 17.
Senate Delays Consideration of FISA Amendments Bill
SEC Commissioner Discusses Interactive Data and Convergence of Accounting Standards
9th Circuit Issues Opinion in TransUnion Conspiracy Case
Wainstein Discusses Export Controls
11th Circuit Applies 4th Amendment to Contents of Computers Attached to Networks
Alert No. 1,688, Thursday, December 13.
Rep. Barton Questions Google on Doubleclick Merger and Privacy
EPIC Seeks Recusal of Majoras in Google Doubleclick Merger Review
Greg Garcia Addresses Cybersecurity
Copps and Adelstein Complain About FCC Media Ownership Agenda Item
Copyright Office Issues Notice of Inquiry Regarding Cable Systems
Alert No. 1,687, Wednesday, December 12.
FCC Announces Agenda of December 18 Event
House Passes Two Do Not Call Registry Bills
House Passes Financial Services Bill Regarding Consumer Protection Authority
House Passes Amendments to Missing Children's Assistance Act
House Passes CP Reporting and Data Retention Bill
Alert No. 1,686, Tuesday, December 11.
Public Knowledge Asks FCC to Declare that Blocking and Refusing to Carry Text Messages Violates Title II
GAO Finds There Is No Comprehensive Plan for DTV Transition
Martin Responds to Dingell's Questions About Lack of Transparency at the FC
DC Circuit Rules on Retroactivity of FCC Order on Prepaid Calling Cards
Alert No. 1,685, Monday, December 10.
District Court Dismisses Aharonian's Complaint
DOJ Requires Divestiture by CommScope
DHS and Arizona Sign Agreement Regarding Implementation of REAL ID Act
FTC Brings and Settles Case for Using Spyware to Display Pop-Up Porn Ads
Alert No. 1,684, Thursday, December 6.
Court of Appeals Denies Petitions for Review of FCC's Deemed Granting of Verizon's Forbearance Petition
AT&T to Open Wireless Network to More Devices
Bush Picks Mark Filip to Be Deputy Attorney General
House Republicans Shuffle Commerce Committee Ranking Member Positions
Alert No. 1,683, Wednesday, December 5.
Representatives Introduce PRO IP Act
Supreme Court to Hear Case Regarding Patent Exhaustion Doctrine
Supreme Court Denies Certiorari in Perfect 10 v. CCBill
Supreme Court Denies Cert in Eichorn v. AT&T
Supreme Court Denies Rep. McDermott's Cert Petition
Alert No. 1,682, Sunday, December 2.
3rd Circuit Rules in DBS Signal Theft Case
11th Circuit Rules in False Designation of Origin Case
Alert No. 1,681, Saturday, December 1.
US and PRC Reach Agreement Regarding PRC Trade Subsidies
2nd Circuit Judges Decline Recusal in Copyright Litigation
Verizon Wireless to Open its Network to Others' Devices, Software and Apps
Alert No. 1,680, Friday, November 30.
8th Circuit Affirms Preliminary Injunction of SpeedNet's Sale to Clearwire
FCC Approves Transfer of Clear Channel TV Licenses
FCC Commissioners Withhold Support for Martin's 70/70 Conclusion
FCC Adopts R&O and FNPRM Regarding Commercial Leased Access
FCC Adopts NPRM Regarding Extending Do Not Call Registrations
FCC Adopts New Rules Regarding Disclosure Requirement of TV Broadcasters
Alert No. 1,679, Monday, November 26.
Senate Republicans Write FCC Regarding Cable Regulation
House Democrats Write FCC Regarding Multicast Must Carry
House Commerce Committee Leaders Seek 911 Disability Rules
Rep. Boehner Writes FCC Regarding Cable Regulation
District Court Allows Rule 45 Subpoena for Identities of P2P Defendants
1st Circuit Issues Order on Rehearing in Maine and New Hampshire 271 Case
Alert No. 1,678, Tuesday, November 20.
FCC Releases Tentative Agenda for November 27 Event
Copyright Alliance Seeks Positions of Presidential Candidates on Copyright Issues
DOJ Requires Swarthmore to Install Assistive Listening Devices
9th Circuit Rules in ADA Case
Alert No. 1,677, Monday, November 19.
4th Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Go's Antitrust Action Against Microsoft
FCC Releases Order Approving AT&T Dobson Merger
House Republicans Urge FCC Not to Expand Cable Regulation
NCTA Writes to FCC Regarding 70/70 Test
Alert No. 1,676, Wednesday, November 14.
House Passes VOIP 911 Bill
House Passes Broadband Data, Mapping and Grants Bill
House Passes Bill Regarding Attorney Client and Work Product Privileges
House Bill Adds Digital Currencies and Stored Value Cards to Money Laundering Statute
House Passes Bill Regarding Internet Monitoring for Convicts
House Passes Bill to Remove Interstate Element from CP Statutes
House Passes Schultz Internet Crime Bill
Alert No. 1,675, Tuesday, November 13.
4th Circuit Rules in Trademark Parody Case
Martin Releases Media Ownership Proposal
FCC Names Four Members of Public Safety Broadband Licensee Board of Directors
SEC Releases Information on Mandatory XBRL Tagging Programs
Alert No. 1,674, Monday, November 12.
House to Consider Numerous Telecom and Internet Bills
House Bill Includes One Year Extension of R&D Tax Credit
House to Consider Attorney Client Privilege Protection Act
Rep. Schultz Introduces Bill to Fund Programs Related to Internet Crimes Against Children
Alert No. 1,673, Friday, November 9.
HOTI Urges FCC to Review Comcast Actions Affecting BitTorrent
Rep. Velแzquez Calls for Delay of SOX 404(b) Implementation
Senate Commerce Committee Holds Hearing on Media Localism, Diversity and Ownership
Rep. Danny Davis Introduces Government Telework Bill
Alert No. 1,672, Thursday, November 8.
Senators Leahy and Cornyn Introduce Intellectual Property Enforcement Act
FCC Releases 2nd Report and Order and NPRM on Hearing Aids and Wireless Handsets
Alert No. 1,671, Wednesday, November 7.
Martin Praises Open Handset Alliance Announcement
House Committee Grills Yahoo Executives
House Commerce Committee Republicans Seek Hearing on Google DoubleClick Merger
AAI Paper Argues FTC Should Block Google DoubleClick Merger
Alert No. 1,670, Tuesday, November 6.
OECD Releases Its Latest Broadband Data
Open Handset Alliance Announces Android and New Members
9th Circuit Rules in Perfumebay v. eBay Trademark Case
SEC Continues Process of Requiring That More Filings Go Online
Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Cyber Crime and ID Theft Bill
Alert No. 1,669, Monday, November 5.
FCC Files Cert Petition in Broadcast Profanity Case
FCC Imposes Universal Service and E911 Location Accuracy Requirements on Alltel
Free Press Files Complaint with FCC Alleging that Comcast Is Violating 2005 Policy Statement
FCC Adopts R&O Abrogating Contracts Between MDU Owners and Cable Companies
Commentary on FCC's R&O Regarding MDU Owners and Cable Companies
Sen. Snowe Introduces LPFM Bills
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Community Broadband Act
Alert No. 1,668, Friday, November 2.
FCC Adopts 2nd Report and Order on Video Franchising
FCC Extends LNP Requirements to Interconnected VOIP
4th Circuit Rules in Pole Attachments Case
President Bush Discusses FISA Reform
Alert No. 1,667, Thursday, November 1.
House Commerce Committee Approves Bill to Expand FTC Authority
House Commerce Committee Approves 911 VOIP Bill
CDT Proposes That FTC Create a Do Not Track List for Consumer Internet Use
Industry Groups Advocate Self-Regulation of Online Advertising Practices
Antitrust Division Chief Outlines Application of Antitrust to Innovation
GAO Reports on NIPP Cyber Security Plans
ITIF Report Advocates Legislation to Accelerate Adoption of Health Care IT
PK's Sohn Advocates Six Changes to Copyright Law
Alert No. 1,666, Wednesday, October 31.
House Passes Senate Version of Internet Tax Ban Bill
House Commerce Committee Approves Broadband Mapping Bill
House Commerce Committee Approves Do Not Call Registry Fee Extension Bill
House Commerce Committee Approves Bill to Preclude Expiration of Do Not Call Registrations
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Bill to Preclude Expiration of Do Not Call Registrations
House Commerce Committee Approves SAFER NET Act
DOJ Requires Divestitures in AT&T's Acquisition of Dobson
Alert No. 1,665, Tuesday, October 30.
House to Vote on Senate Version of Internet Tax Ban Extension
Supreme Court Denies Cert in JTEKT v. US
USTR Schwab Urges PRC to Adhere to Its WTO Obligations
4th Circuit Upholds Appropriation Rider in Last Best Beef v. Dudas
Summary of Teleworker and Mobile Worker Protection Bills
Alert No. 1,664, Monday, October 29.
FCC Announces Agenda for October 31 Event
Chris Cox Addresses Securities Regulation and Government Owned Entities
Alert No. 1,663, Friday, October 26.
Senate Approves 7 Year Extension of Internet Tax Ban
Vonage and Verizon Settle Patent Case
Copps Wants FCC to Open Proceeding on News Corp. Acquisition of Dow Jones
House Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Limiting Arbitration of Consumer Disputes
Michigan Considers REAL ID Act
Alert No. 1,662, Thursday, October 25.
House Committee Approves Global Online Freedom Act
USTR Releases Its Recommendations for Reforms in Japan
Alert No. 1,661, Wednesday, October 24.
Reps. Dingell and Markey Introduce Bill to End Deemed Granting of FCC Forbearance Petitions
6th Circuit Holds Unconstitutional Record Keeping Requirement for Pornographers
Rep. Hoyer Criticizes Bush Record on Surveillance
Microsoft Capitulates to EC
Alert No. 1,660, Tuesday, October 23.
Sen. Hatch Introduces R&D Tax Credit Bill
Senate Commerce Committee Considers Wireless Issues
Summary of S 2171 and S 2033, Bills Pertaining to Regulation of Wireless Services
Bill Would Prohibit Lobbyists from Purchasing Seats at Congressional Committee Meetings
US, EU, Japan and Others to Negotiate Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
Alert No. 1,659, Monday, October 22.
Rep. Allen and Rep. Michaud Introduce Broadband Data Bill
House Bill Would Require Schools Receiving E-Rate Subsidies to Train Kids in Appropriate Online Behavior
ITIF Paper Summarizes Broadband Policy Debate
PFF Paper Equates Fairness Doctrine with Net Neutrality
House Republicans Seek Vote on FCC Fairness Doctrine Bill
Maryland and Florida State Attorneys General Oppose Rep. Frank's Internet Gambling Bill
Alert No. 1,658, Friday, October 19.
House Judiciary Committee to Hold Hearing on Arbitration Fairness Act
Representatives Write FTC Regarding Inadvertent P2P File Sharing
Alert No. 1,657, Thursday, October 18.
House Delays Consideration of RESTORE Act
Judge Niemeyer Opines That Congress Should Revise Copyright Act on Joinder of Claims and Claim Preclusion
1st Circuit Rules in Reciprocal Compensation Case
9th Circuit to Rehear Section 230 Case En Banc
District Court Issues Ruling in Case Involving Claim That Web Site Violates the ADA
Alert No. 1,656, Wednesday, October 17.
3rd Circuit Upholds FCC's Wireline Broadband Order
House Approves Boucher-Pence Media Shield Bill
Treasury and FRB Seek Comments on Proposed Rules Implementing Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act
9th Circuit Addresses Doctrine of Primary Jurisdiction in Trademark DJ Action
8th Circuit Rules that First Amendment Supersedes Right of Publicity in Fantasy Baseball Case
Alert No. 1,655, Tuesday, October 16.
House to Consider Extension of Act Limiting Internet Taxes
Summary of HR 3678
Rep. Lampson Introduces Bill to Add Porn to List of Predicate Offenses for Wiretaps
Rep. Perlmutter Introduces Bill Regarding DHS Information Collection
Rep. Poe Introduces Bill to Criminalize Sale of Certain Cell Phone Numbers
Google Announces YouTube Video Identification Policy
Antitrust Division to Host Symposium on Telecommunications Issues
Alert No. 1,654, Monday, October 15.
Supreme Court Lets RICO Class Action Proceed Against Microsoft and Best Buy
GWU Must Disclose Identities of Online Infringers
PFF Paper Argues That New Technologies End Rationale for Regulation of Video Content
Alert No. 1,653, Wednesday, October 10.
Reps. Conyers and Reyes Introduce FISA Reform Bill
Reaction to RESTORE Act
Summary of the RESTORE Act
Bush Releases Statement of Homeland Security Strategy
Alert No. 1,652, Tuesday, October 9.
3Com Huawei Transaction to be Reviewed by CFIUS
Congressional Republicans Urge Approval of Broadcaster Freedom Act
Alert No. 1,651, Monday, October 8.
Jury Returns Verdict Against P2P Infringer
Appeals Court Rules Against Song Writer on Copyright Registration Technicality
Barnett Discusses Remedies for Section 2 Violations
Rep. Conyers Introduces State Video Tax Fairness Act
EFF Hires Lobbyists to Oppose Surveillance Immunity
Alert No. 1,650, Wednesday, October 3.
GAO Finds FCC Gives Some Stakeholders Nonpublic Information
SEC Commissioner Discusses Internet Based Fraud
Net Neutrality Proponents Seek Congressional Hearings
GAO Reports that Lack of Funding and Brain Drain Cause Patent Application Backlog
Alert No. 1,649, Tuesday, October 2.
DOJ Applies ADA Public Accommodations Status to Online Educational Service
Commentary: Extending ADA Public Accommodations Treatment to Online Activities
Alert No. 1,648, Monday, October 1.
3rd Circuit Dismisses as Premature Challenge to FCC's DE Rules
Barnett Addresses Benefits and Harms of Increasing Antitrust Enforcement Activity Around World
Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Policies Related to Broadband Access
Sen. Dorgan Introduces Bill to Prevent Automatic Expiration of Do Not Call Registrations
Alert No. 1,647, Thursday, September 27.
House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing on Antitrust
Rep. Lofgren Criticizes DOJ's Opposition to Network Neutrality
Antitrust Division Opposes Network Neutrality
Verizon Wireless and Net Neutrality Advocates Clash Over Text Messaging
EFF Files FOIA Complaint Against DOJ Seeking Records
Supreme Court Grants Certiorari in Patent Exhaustion Case
Alert No. 1,646, Wednesday, September 26.
Federal Circuit Issues Opinion in Verizon v. Vonage VOIP Patents Case
9th Circuit Vacates in Freecycle Trademark Case
District Court Holds Parts of FISA Violate 4th Amendment
Alert No. 1,645, Tuesday, September 25.
Bernanke Discusses Education, Tech and R&D
DHS Computers Compromised by Hackers
7th Circuit Addresses Patent Misuse Doctrine and Jurisdiction in Patent Cases
FCC Releases NPRM for Service Rules for 2155-2175 MHz Band
Alert No. 1,644, Monday, September 24.
FCC Fines Comcast for Cablecasting Unattributed Information
Grand Jury Indicts Weiss, Lerach and Shulman Agree to Plead Guilty
FCC Files Brief with 6th Circuit in Challenge to Video Franchising Rules
US Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Bills Proceed
Alert No. 1,643, Sunday, September 23.
Treasury Official Urges PRC to Foster Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Competitive Markets
Chamber of Commerce Report Argues that PR China Policies Fail to Protect IPR or Promote Innovation
USITC Reports on US Korea FTA
9th Circuit Rules in Class Action Involving Wireless Service Billing Practices
Alert No. 1,642, Saturday, September 22.
House Leadership Pulls Technophobic Voting System Bill
Senate Commerce Committee Will Mark Up ITFA Extension Bill
Senate Commerce Committee Will Mark up Child Online Protection Bill
7th Circuit Narrowly Construes Foreign Commerce Clause
Alert No. 1,641, Friday, September 21.
Rep. Sherman Introduces Bill to Create IP Enforcement Network
Supporters Praise Gonzales's Crackdown on Internet Porn
10th Circuit Rules in CFAA Case Involving Computer Backup Tapes
7th Circuit Applies Abstention Doctrine in Automated Phone Call Case
Alert No. 1,640, Monday, September 17.
DOJ Antitrust Chief Criticizes European Court's Microsoft Ruling
Bush Nominates Mukasey to Be Attorney General
Bush Names Peter Keisler Acting Attorney General
9th Circuit Rules on Effect of Bankruptcy on FCC Spectrum Licenses
FCC Adopts E911 Location Tracking Accuracy Benchmarks
FCC Adopts MO&O Regarding 800 MHz Band Reconfiguration
FCC Adopts R&O and Further NPRM Regarding Cable Carriage of Digital Broadcast TV Signals
FCC Adopts R&O and NPRM Regarding Program Access Rules
Alert No. 1,639, Friday, September 14.
House Judiciary Committee Seeks Information about Surveillance from Government, Telcos and ISPs
European Court of First Instance Rejects Key Parts of Microsoft's Appeal
Alert No. 1,638, Tuesday, September 11.
Wainstein Discusses FISA
House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing on Surveillance and FISA
Summary of Protect America Act
Keisler to Resign from DOJ
Alert No. 1,637, Monday, September 10.
SEC Commissioner Casey Addresses Online Securities Fraud
DOJ Seeks to Limit Public Access to PACER System
Rep. Thompson Requests Moratorium on Domestic Use of Spy Satellites
Alert No. 1,636, Friday, September 7.
House Approves Patent Reform Bill
9th Circuit Applies Dubious Doctrine of Brulotte v. Thys
FCC Denies Comcast's Request for Waiver of Integration Ban
FCC Publishes Notice Regarding Engineers at FCC
1st Circuit Rules Against Maine and New Hampshire PUCs in 271 Case
Alert No. 1,635, Thursday, September 6.
3rd Circuit Rules that Deception of SDO Can Give Rise to Claims for Violation of Sherman Act
DC Court Rules Against EPIC and ACLU on FOIA Requests of DOJs Records Regarding Electronic Surveillance
Alert No. 1,634, Wednesday, September 5.
House Approves Bill to Create Grant Program for IT at Minority Serving Institutions
FCC Commissioners to Hold Next Monthly Event on September 11
9th Circuit Rules on Application of Antitrust Law to Bundling Discounts
FCC Files Brief in Amateur Radio Operators' Challenge to BPL Rules
Six Groups Endorse House Version of Patent Reform Act
GAO Reports on DHS's US VISIT Failings
Alert No. 1,633, Tuesday, September 4.
FCC Dismisses M2Z's and NetfreeUS's Requests for 2155-2175 MHz Band Spectrum Licenses
FCC Relaxes Regulation of BOCs' Provision of Long Distance Service
EU Court of First Instance to Release Decision in Microsoft Case
Alert No. 1,632, Friday, August 31.
DOJ Reports that Final Judgments Against Microsoft Have Achieved Their Goals
FCC Fines Wireless Carriers For Tardy Location Tracking Capabilities
Court of Appeals Vacates $11 Million Damage Award Against Spamhaus
Sen. Whitehouse and Sen. Leahy Sponsor Bill to Limit Contacts Between White House and DOJ
Alert No. 1,631, Thursday, August 30.
7th Circuit Addresses Jurisdiction in Actions Against Companies Owned by Foreign Governments
6th Circuit Addresses Jurisdiction Over Government of Lebanon in Telecom Dispute
SEC Files Civil Action Against Juniper Networks for Stock Options Backdating
Alert No. 1,630, Wednesday, August 29.
DC Court Rules for HITN and Clearwire in DC Spectrum Case
FCC Revises Universal Service Rules
Copps and Adelstein Discuss Broadband Issues
Alert No. 1,629, Tuesday, August 28.
District Court Grants Summary Judgment to FCC in Broadband Data FOIA Case
Solicitor General Urges Supreme Court to Take Case Regarding Patent Exhaustion Doctrine
Martin Advocates A La Carte
Alert No. 1,628, Monday, August 27.
7th Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Data Breach Case
AG Gonzales to Resign
FBI Announces Changes to Terrorist Screening Records System
Alert No. 1,627, Thursday, August 23.
AltLaw.org Puts Federal Opinions on Web in Searchable Form
1st Circuits Rules Again on Arbitration Clauses in Comcast's Agreements with Customers
Rep. Thompson Writes Chertoff Regarding Satellite Surveillance
European Commission Pursues Rambus Regarding JEDEC Standards Setting Process
Alert No. 1,626, Wednesday, August 22.
3rd Circuit Addresses Internet Based Personal Jurisdiction
Bush Again Extends Export Control Regulations
Alert No. 1,625, Tuesday, August 21.
Supreme Court to Consider 10b Liability of Stock Issuers' Vendors
NTIA Clarifies Deadlines for PSIC Grant Applications
Alert No. 1,624, Monday, August 20.
9th Circuit Holds Arbitration Clause in Cell Phone Contract Unenforceable
FCC Sets Date for 700 MHz Auction
Alert No. 1,623, Wednesday, August 15.
US Requests WTO Dispute Settlement Panel Re PRC Failure to Protect IPR
Department of Commerce to Host Closed Meeting on Identity Management in E-Commerce
FCC Adopts CMRS Roaming Order and NPRM
Alert No. 1,622, Tuesday, August 14.
Lupin Resigns As Qualcomm General Counsel
DOJ Applies ADA to Practice of Law
No AT&T Car at NASCAR
Alert No. 1,621, Monday, August 13.
District Court Rules Novell Owns UNIX Copyrights
District Court Denies IRS Motion to Dismiss APA Challenge to Phone Tax Refund Mechanism
2nd Circuit Upholds Injunction of Directv's HDTV Ad Campaign
Alert No. 1,620, Wednesday, August 1.
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Bill to Require FCC to Study Content Blocking Technologies
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Bill to Revise and Extend Do Not Call Registry Fees
Copps Wants FCC Review of News Corp.'s Acquisition of Dow Jones
7th Circuit Opines on Generic Marks
Alert No. 1,619, Tuesday, July 31.
FCC Adopts 700 MHz Band Order
House Committee Holds Hearing on Export Controls
Alert No. 1,618, Monday, July 30.
US and EU Sign PNR Data Transfer Agreement
GAO Reports Significant Weaknesses in Information Security at Government Agencies
Alert No. 1,617, Thursday, July 26.
2nd Circuit Vacates in In Re WorldCom Securities Litigation
European Commission Initiates Proceeding Against Intel Alleging Anticompetitive Behavior
Alert No. 1,616, Wednesday, July 25.
4th Circuit Rules on ILEC Cash Rebates and Resale Rate Setting
FTC Releases Annual Report on HSR Merger Reviews
DUSTER Bhatia Discusses Trade with Asia and Korea US FTA
FCC to Adopt 700 MHz Band Rules at July 31 Event
Alert No. 1,615, Tuesday, July 24.
Sen. Lautenberg Again Introduces Community Broadband Act
Treasury Paper Addresses R&D Tax Credit, Depreciation of IT Assets, and International Tax Regime
SEC Suspends Web Tool for Finding Companies that Do Business in Countries that Support Terrorism
GAO Releases Report on Cybercrime
Bush Signs Executive Order Creating Import Safety Group
9th Circuit Holds that Service Provider Cannot Unilaterally Change Contract by Publishing Amended Version in Web Site
3rd Circuit Issues Opinion Upon Rehearing in Core Communications v. Verizon
FCC's McDowell Slams OECD Broadband Statistics
Alert No. 1,614, Monday, July 23.
Microsoft Addresses Data Collection, Retention, and Privacy
Rep. Stupak Introduces Bill to Continuously Fund Public Safety Communications with Spectrum Auction Revenues
Adelstein Discusses E911 Location Accuracy Proceeding
CTIA Responds to Google on 700 MHz Auction
Alert No. 1,613, Friday, July 20.
House and Senate Judiciary Committees Approve Patent Reform Bills
Sen. Leahy and Sen. Kennedy Introduce Health Information Privacy Act
House Agriculture Committee Approves Rep. Space's RUS Broadband Loans Amendment
Google Will Bid in 700 MHz Auction If FCC Accepts Its Four Conditions
FRB Report Addresses Economy and Tech Sector
SEC's Cox Suggests Legislation Requiring Internet Based Disclosures by Municipal Borrowers
Bush Administration Delays in Responding to Senate Subpoenas for Records Regarding Electronic Surveillance Program
Alert No. 1,612, Thursday, July 19.
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Broadcast Indecency Bill
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Number Portability Bill
Senate Commerce Committee Approves Broadband Data Bill
Public Safety Interoperable Communications Grant Applications Due in 30 Days
GAO Reports on Electronic Medical Records at VA and DOD
Alert No. 1,611, Wednesday, July 18.
Bush Nominates Four for Courts of Appeals
NAF's Snider Estimates U.S. Government Has Given Away $480 Billion in Spectrum Usage Rights
Rep. Baca Introduces Bill to Require Studies of Video Games
GAO Criticizes USCIS's IT Transition Plans
Alert No. 1,610, Tuesday, July 17.
OECD Releases Recommendations Regarding Cross Border E-Commerce Dispute Resolution Procedures
USTR Requests WTO Dispute Settlement Panel on PR China Subsidies
OUSTR Seeks Comments on GATS Article XXI and Internet Gambling
Alert No. 1,609, Monday, July 16.
DOJ Announces Enhanced Oversight of Surveillance Activities
Rep. Scott and Rep. Forbes Introduce Bill to Protect Attorney Client Privilege
Alert No. 1,608, Tuesday, July 10.
4th Circuit Issues Amended Opinion in Phelps v. Galloway
Alert No. 1,607, Monday, July 9.
GAO Releases Report on Data Breaches and ID Theft
Bershad Agrees to Cooperate with Prosecutors
UK's Cameron Advocates Intellectual Property Rights
US and EU Address PNR and SWIFT Data
EC Commissioner Discusses Regulation of Video Games
Alert No. 1,606, Friday, July 6.
House Democrats Signal End of FTAs
6th Circuit Vacates in ACLU v. NSA for Lack of Standing
Alert No. 1,605, Thursday, July 5.
1st Circuit Considers Baby Monitors and Wiretap Acts
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