Advocacy

CCIA was founded in 1972 to promote open markets, open systems, and open networks in the computer and telecommunications industry. Today, the association continues to evangelize these principles across these increasingly diverse and economically important sectors of the global economy.

CCIA Applauds New Congressional Focus on Digital Online Trade

Washington – Today leadership of the Senate Finance and House Ways & Means Committees introduced bipartisan legislation aimed at authorizing Trade Promotion Authority for the Administration.  The bill, the “Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014,” comes at a time when the U.S. is negotiating with trade partners across the Atlantic and the Pacific, as…

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CCIA Weighs In On FilmOn X Copyright Litigation

Washington – CCIA joined CDT, CTIA, i2Coalition and USTelecom in filing a brief late Thursday in a copyright case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit as the outcome of this case has implications for the overall Internet economy. The brief does not support either party, but instead stresses several basic principles…

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