Items tagged "Agency Authority"
Public Knowledge Criticizes FCC Chairman Pai’s Claimed Authority to Rewrite Section 230October 15, 2020 Agency Authority , FCC , Net Neutrality , Section 230
Today, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced his intent to interpret Section 230 of the Communications Act through a rulemaking. The FCC’s announcement follows a petition by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration for the agency to move forward on such a rulemaking, as well as the Justice Department’s recent recommendations for amending Section 230.Read More
What Federal Legislators Can Learn From California’s New Ballot InitiativeNovember 7, 2019 Agency Authority , CCPA , Consumer Privacy , CPRA , Data Privacy , Data Protection , Legislation , Privacy , Privacy Legislation
On January 1, 2020, the nation’s strictest privacy law, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), will take effect. The law empowers consumers to (1) be informed about what personal information a company has collected about them; (2) delete that data; and (3) opt out of companies selling that data to third parties. On top of […]Read More