This legislation is a long overdue remedy to the loopholes in ECPA that treat data stored in the cloud differently than data stored on a local computer.
April 8, 2016
Compliance with Feinstein-Burr Encryption Bill Would Create Untenable Legal Paradox For U.S. Companies
This legislation places an unqualified demand on companies to decrypt their customers’ data upon receiving a court order from law enforcement.
April 7, 2016
U.S. Ranks 1st in How Its National Policies Impact Global Biopharma Innovation, ITIF Finds in New Analysis Marking World Health Day
ITIF's new report ranks 56 countries on the extent to which their domestic policies contribute to global biopharmaceutical innovation.
March 15, 2016
The Senate should use the AIRR Act as an opportunity to promote safe and innovative uses of unmanned aircraft systems—commonly referred to as drones, or UAS.
March 14, 2016
Restricting Encryption Will Hurt Security and Economy, Won’t Stop Terrorists from Using It Anyway, ITIF Finds in New Analysis
ITIF urges the U.S. government not to limit the commercialization of cybersecurity innovations, especially encryption.
February 10, 2015
U.S. technology companies, weary of fighting battles where their competitors in China can be backed by the government, are much more skeptical of a U.S.-China deal, says Rob Atkinson.
February 9, 2015
Four states won dubious 'anti-technology awards' for preventing Tesla Motors from selling its cars directly
Car dealers have succeeded in persuading state legislatures to pass a wide array of anti-consumer laws that protect car dealers at the expense of consumers, says Robert Atkinson.
February 6, 2015
After a public vote, states blocking sales of Tesla within their borders won ITIF’s Luddite of the Year Award.
February 6, 2015
Is China investing in the U.S. simply hoard know-how, and eventually wipe out domestic competition?
February 4, 2015
Concerns about blocking or throttling access to websites and services has largely been hypothetical.