1,662Dec 11, 2013
Oversight of Surveillance Agencies
Leaders from the National Security Agency (NSA), FBI, and the Justice Department testified at an oversight hearing of government surveillance entities. Among the topics they addressed were data ...
511Jun 21, 2013
Internet Caucus on Privacy
The Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee spoke about privacy law and technology following the recent leaks of information about a NSA program collecting vast amounts of metadata ...
261May 19, 2013
Surveillance and Privacy Issues
Julian Sanchez talked about the legal and privacy issues surrounding the use of surveillance cameras following the Boston Marathon bombings and the Justice Department’s seizure of Associated ...
11,974Nov 17, 2012
Federal Investigations and Email Privacy
Julian Sanchez talked about the complexities of email privacy laws, in particular for federal investigations, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Email privacy ...
480May 21, 2010
Electronic Privacy Law
Panelists talked about modernizing the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) to fit with current digital communications networks. Among the topics the panelists addressed were problems ...
102Nov 20, 2008
Protection of Free Speech and Privacy
Michael Samway talked about the Global Network Initiative, a joint effort between technology and human rights organizations to protect free speech and privacy for those in restrictive ...
255Aug 29, 2007
Warrentless Domestic Surveillance, Morning Panel
Participants spoke about recent amendments to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. Internet journalists and online activists criticized both the Bush administration for proposing renewals ...