“NetChoice welcomes the ECPA Modernization Act of 2017’s common-sense privacy protections for our electronic communications. Today, our privacy in electronic communication is protected by a 30-year-old law that is decades out of date. The Act brings the 30-year-old ECPA law into the 21st Century” said NetChoice Senior Policy Counsel Carl Szabo.
NetChoice congratulates the Commerce Department’s Internet Policy Task Force on its privacy report issued today. Commerce waded into shark-filled privacy waters and produced a report that overall is thoughtful, comprehensive and has lots of meat for strengthening the nation’s privacy framework. Of course, we have our quibbles too. On first read, here’s what we like and what concerns us: Read more