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An end to warrantless email searches? | TheHill


Mar 2, 2014 ... The focus on the activities of the NSA shifted Congress's focus from law ... to the NSA issue the way a bill like the USA Freedom Act does,” Stanley said, referring ... Last year, proponents of reform were focused on a bill from Leahy and Sen. ... If the House considers and passes an email privacy bill — which ....

New Cyber Bill Falls Short Because Congress Doesn't Understand ...


Apr 24, 2015 ... It's taken several years, billions of dollars in breaches, and one ... but Congress is finally on the verge of passing a cybersecurity bill that ... There's just one problem : Congress tackles cybersecurity as it does ... Adam Schiff (D-CA) from cosigning pass iterations of the bill. ... Get ThinkProgress email a...

Online Privacy Bill Introduced In House Of Representatives


Mar 7, 2013 ... The bill, called the Online Communications and Geolocation Protection Act, .... Will Congress Finally Pass An Email Privacy Bill This Year?

An Ancient Email Privacy Law Might Finally Be Updated. Congress ...


Sep 14, 2015 ... An ancient email privacy law might finally be updated. ... But the scope of what government will still be able to glean from our mail without a warrant is far ... The majority opinion in Katz led Congress the next year to pass Title III ..... From New York Magazine Kenan Thompson Shares Creepy Bill Cosby Story.

Dear Uncle Sam: If You Want Our Email Or Data, Please Get A Warrant


Sep 17, 2015 ... Will the 114th Congress finally update the 1986 law that governs most of our electronic communications? ... to pass reforms to the 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act, which governs some email communications, for years. ... Two bills that would update privacy protections for the data stored by ...

Congress to patent trolls: You shall not pass | InfoWorld


Sep 18, 2015 ... Will this be the year Congress finally passes reform that stops patent trolls from sucking ... But the bills' prospect for passage is not a slam dunk.

Privacy and cybersecurity get political legs | Brookings Institution


Feb 25, 2015 ... In 2012, the rollout of the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights was ... But this year, President Obama wove privacy and cybersecurity into discussions about national security and urged Congress “to finally pass the legislation we ... that privacy and cybersecurity are issues on which they can find common ground.

Data Breach - Privacy & Security Law Blog


Jul 8, 2015 ... 2015 Data Breach Legislation Six Month Review: Many Proposals, ... passing major data breach legislation has considerably cooled. ... might be the year that Congress finally passed national data breach ... It is possible that a few more pending state data breach bills will ... Subscribe to this blog by Email ...

Congress Finally Passes SGR Repeal Bill


Apr 16, 2015 ... Congress Finally Passes SGR Repeal Bill ... law H.R. 2, legislation that will repeal the flawed Sustainable Growth Rate ... “This ends the years of uncertainty that Pennsylvania physicians faced ... SGR repeal over more than the past decade through emails, calls, and .... Privacy Statement; |; Terms of Use.

Digital Due Process :: News


Senate Judiciary Committee approves electronic privacy bill ... Congress took a huge step toward finally updating ECPA to ensure emails and ... since Congress enacted ECPA, and we hope that it will now act quickly to pass this long ..... for album of the year, and the federal Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA ), ...

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Why Wait for Congress? States Passing Electronic Privacy Legislation


Jun 3, 2013 ... State legislatures had a busy week passing electronic privacy laws. Will Congress follow? ... to obtain a search warrant before accessing emails and other forms of ... Last year, the California legislature passed SB 1434, a bill ... CA Location Privacy Bill Advances, Similar DC Bill Finally Gets a Hearing.

Can Some Internet Memes Finally Get Congress To Pass New ...


Feb 5, 2015 ... Can Some Internet Memes Finally Get Congress To Pass New Legislation To Protect Your ... For many, many years, we've been talking about the need for ECPA reform. ... The Last Time We Updated Email Privacy Laws.

Congress finally passes anti-human trafficking bill -- 'victims need ...


May 19, 2015 ... "We are delighted that the bill will soon be signed by the president," Kelly said. ... through the doors of Covenant House each year are victims of human trafficking. ... Congress finally passes anti-human trafficking bill -- 'victims need our help' ... Email the author | Follow on Twitter ... See our ...

Congress passes NSA surveillance reform in vindication for ...


Jun 2, 2015 ... The US Senate on Tuesday passed a bill to end the bulk collection of ... most significant surveillance reform since 1978 two years after NSA ... But the passage of the Freedom Act will mean the re-starting of the very .... For privacy advocates in Congress, the USA Freedom Act is just the ..... Email (optional).

House passes cybersecurity bill | TheHill


Apr 22, 2015 ... The House on Wednesday passed the first major cybersecurity bill since the ... measures Congress must pass to finally get a cyber info-sharing law in place. ... But catastrophic data breaches within the last year have laid bare hundreds of ... " It will ensure Congress and the public that sharing is happening ....