This legislation places an unqualified demand on companies to decrypt their customers’ data upon receiving a court order from law enforcement.
April 8, 2016
Compliance with Feinstein-Burr Encryption Bill Would Create Untenable Legal Paradox For U.S. Companies
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.
March 10, 2016
A sector-specific privacy rulemaking for broadband providers is misguided. Under the FTC’s enforcement of best practices and broadband provider policies, privacy protections are already well balanced with other values, such as cost, usability, or innovation.
March 30, 2015
The digital revolution presents an opportunity to transform the economy and society as a whole.
March 27, 2015
The UK finished first in the Center for Data Innovation’s ranking of open data policies in G8 nations.
March 24, 2015
An interest rate hike would be “extremely bad” for the economy as a whole, in no small part because it would increase the value of the U.S. dollar, says Robert Atkinson.
March 23, 2015
The targeting of encryption services by intelligence agencies could have disastrous consequences for privacy and competitiveness.
March 20, 2015
The decision ignores overwhelming scientific evidence and regulatory assessments, notes Val Giddings.