After a government shutdown early in the month, updates to net neutrality, the CLOUD Act, cybersecurity policy, trade agreements, and more.
i2Coalition articles and news updates regarding changes to United States Internet or technology polices.
We’re announcing our 2018 Congressional Fly-In. The event will be held June 5th through 6th, 2018.
“Infrastructure companies become more effective when they communicate plainly and clearly with customers, regulatory bodies, and each other.”
“Our customers depend on not only us but this industry. We are looking forward to adding our, and our customers’, voice to those protecting this industry.”
Issues related to the Federal government’s budget continue to dominate discussions in Washington after a three-day government shutdown. Fights over intermediary liability, surveillance reform, and trade continue.
Some small concessions were made in this legislation, but it falls far short of what was needed to protect consumer privacy.
The renewal, if made law, would extend the surveillance powers granted in FISA Section 702, with minor reforms that fall far short of those that i2Coalition has advocated for.
Near the end of 2017 we were faced with major fights for the heart and soul of the Internet. 2018 Will be another unprecedented year of challenges to the open and innovative Internet.
2017 has been one of the most challenging years on record for the Internet infrastructure industry, despite its continued importance and growth.
i2Coalition is not done demanding strong Net Neutrality rules. This fight isn’t over, it has turned to Congress.