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April 20, 2016
Today’s announcement shows that the European Commission holds a misguided view of how competition law should be used to protect consumers in the era of digital platforms.
April 18, 2016
ITIF urges Congress to modernize U.S. labor law to better serve workers and companies in the so-called “gig economy."
April 14, 2016
History will likely show that Europe’s new data protection regulation was a mistake.
April 14, 2016
ITIF's Center for Data Innovation today welcomed the unveiling of the bipartisan Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act.
April 13, 2016
The mere possibility of the FCC reneging on its forbearance of broadband rate regulation under Title II creates significant uncertainty that chills long-term investment.

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April 8, 2016
“In short, this bill sets up a legal paradox that would further muddy the waters about how and when the government can compel the private sector to assist in gaining access to private information,” said Daniel Castro in Re/code.
April 8, 2016
"This legislation places an unqualified demand on companies to decrypt their customers’ data upon receiving a court order from law enforcement," said Daniel Castro in USA Today. "While companies should comply with lawful requests, it is simply not possible for a company to do so when the customer controls the only keys."
April 8, 2016
On a per-GDP basis, the United States, Switzerland, Taiwan, Singapore and Sweden "contribute the most to global life-sciences innovation," the ITIF report found, writes POLITICO Pulse.
March 31, 2016
“It’s sort of a big question mark. It’s hard to predict how many people will participate,” said Doug Brake in the International Business Times.
March 24, 2016
“The role of the government should be to strengthen, not weaken, security. This means that the government should report zero-day exploits to the private sector rather than hoarding them for its own purposes. At a minimum, the FBI should release its vulnerability disclosure policy so there can be a public discussion on what responsible disclosure should look like for the government,” said Daniel Castro in the Christian Science Monitor.

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