Online Release Event: Fair Use in the U.S. Economy

Just how valuable is balanced copyright to the economy?  How much technology innovation relies on IP flexibility?  On Friday, June 9, join us for a discussion of copyright policy as CCIA releases its latest publication, “Fair Use in the U.S. Economy: 2017.” Following opening remarks by Rep. Jared Polis (D-Co.) and Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Tex.), CCIA’s Matt…

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CCIA Highlights To Trump Administration Trade Barriers In China’s Cybersecurity Law

Washington — As the Administration considers how to handle China’s pending new cybersecurity law, the Computer & Communications Industry Association sent a letter to Gary Cohn, the Director of President Trump’s National Economic Council. The letter explains how China’s recently implemented Cybersecurity Law would regulate the use of technology in ways that would be a…

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CCIA at the European Dialogue on Internet Governance

Christian Borggreen and Maud Sacquet from CCIA’s European secretariat will participate in the European Dialogue on Internet Governance (EuroDIG) this week in Tallinn, Estonia. Christian will speak on workshop 2 “New business models and the Internet” (6 June, 14:30-16:00) and workshop 4 “Criminal justice on the Internet – identifying common solutions”(7 June, 11:00-12:30). Maud will…

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CCIA, Over 60 Organisations To EU Lawmakers: Put The Copyright Reform Back On The Right Track

Brussels, BELGIUM — Today, CCIA and over 60 civil society organisations and trade associations representing Internet users, online services, startups, publishers and research and educational institutions from all over the European Union urge European lawmakers to put the reform on copyright in the Digital Single Market back on the right track. In an open-letter, the…

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CCIA Files Copyright Amicus In Case Involving Fair Use And Programming Languages

Washington — The Computer & Communications Industry Association has filed an amicus brief with the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the long-running Oracle v. Google litigation, a case in which Oracle seeks to significantly extend intellectual property claims in ways that would harm innovation in technology and software development. The following can…

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