FCC Joins the Global Privacy Enforcement Network

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently announced its partnership with the Global Privacy Enforcement Network (GPEN). Together with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the FCC will work to represent the United States in GPEN [...]

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FCC Slaps $10 Million Fine on Carriers

The Federal Communications Commission may be assuming a new role in data security litigation, as it levied a staggering $10 million fine against two telecom companies that allegedly stored personally identifiable customer data online, without firewalls, encryption or password [...]

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Net Neutrality Debate

The FCC announced late April that it was set to propose new rules to allow tech giants to have access to faster lanes through which to send content to their customers. These regulations could significantly reshape how internet content will be delivered to consumers. The new set of proposed Open Internet rules would be presented before the commission at a May 15 [...]

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Looking Closer at Net Neutrality

This article is an introduction into net neutrality rules, which govern how internet service provides manage their [...]

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Junk Fax Prevention Act (JFPA)

The 2005 Junk Fax Prevention Act (JFPA) was passed in response to a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rule. The Act brings back the “established business relationship” exemption and outlines specific requirements for the sending of fax [...]

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