New Technology & Software Regulation
Helping policymakers understand emerging technologies.
Preventing Policy Based on Political Impulses
New technology arises almost daily, and some of it’s incredibly disruptive. It’s critical we work with policymakers to provide knowledge and understanding of these emerging products and software. Why? So they don’t make rash decisions based on little information and a lot of emotion. Whether that’s AI or something that doesn’t exist yet, it’s on us to ensure they’re able to make rational, balanced decisions backed by fact.
The Latest on New Tech & Software Regulation
Read more: Fall 2023: Regulating Tech
Developer issues are going to be widely debated behind the scenes even as politics takes center stage If you live inside the Brussels or DC bubble, you already know that…
Read more: Developer’s Alliance Addresses Global Data Privacy and AI Regulation at Chennai (India) Conference
The Faculty of Law, Dr. MGR ERI, Chennai, India organized a two-day National Conference on ‘Data Protection and Security in Digital Governance – Legal Issues and Challenges’ on July 26-27,…
Read more: Lawmakers Jet Home for Summer Break, But Not Before They Chip Away at Privacy and AI
July 2023 US Policy Update Senate Panel Advances Two Bills That Will Hurt Small Firms and User Privacy The Senate Commerce Committee unanimously advanced both the Kids Online Safety Act…
The new Data Privacy Framework for transatlantic data flows is now available – a court challenge is pendingRead more: The new Data Privacy Framework for transatlantic data flows is now available – a court challenge is pending
The June and July 2023 European Policy Update Data Protection & Privacy The European Commission has adopted the new adequacy decision for the EU-U.S data flows. The companies participating in…
Read more: Developers Alliance Deeply Engaged with U.S. Policymakers and Agencies. Will They Listen?
June/July 2023 US Policy Update Beltway Voices: A Conversation with Representative Anna Eshoo (D-CA) Few members of Congress understand innovation and American competitiveness better than Representative Anna Eshoo (D-CA). First…
Read more: EU Regulatory Overreach Spurs Bipartisan Action in U.S. House of Representatives
A group of nearly 50 bipartisan members of the House of Representatives signed a letter addressed to President Biden raising their concerns with the extraterritoriality of some of the EU’s…
Read more: Beltway Voices: A Conversation with Representative Anna Eshoo (D-CA)
Few members of Congress understand innovation and American competitiveness better than Representative Anna Eshoo (D-CA). First elected to Congress in 1992, Representative Eshoo represents a large swath of Silicon Valley….
Read more: Competition Bill Introduced (Again) in the Senate; Will (Still) Harm Consumers and Devs
A shrinking handful of Senators reintroduced the American Innovation and Choice Online Act (AICOA) again this Congress. Opposition to the bill remains strong, and that’s a good thing. Five fewer…
Read more: On Its Fifth Anniversary, GDPR Proves (Again) to Be a Road Block for Data Flows
May 2023 European Policy Update Data Protection & Privacy TLDR: Data Protection Authorities are issuing millions of dollars in fines against companies exporting personal data from Europe. At this time,…
Read more: SCOTUS Punts on Content Moderation, Rush to Regulate AI Sucks All the Oxygen out of D.C.
May 2023 US Policy Update Section 230 Lives to See Another Day…For Now The Supreme Court rejected lawsuits seeking to hold Google and Twitter liable for the content hosted on…
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