Mar 032015
 
 March 3, 2015  Laws, U.S. No Responses »

Brendan Sasso reports: The White House unveiled an ambitious legislative proposal Friday to restrict how companies, including Web giants like Facebook and Google, can handle private information. And it was promptly denounced by industry groups and privacy advocates alike. Tech companies warned that the so-called “Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights [Read More…]

Mar 032015
 

Leon Spencer reports: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Attorney-General George Brandis have said that the government will support all of the recommendations made by the Parliamentary Joint Committee looking into its proposed mandatory data-retention legislation, which was introduced into parliament by Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull in October last year. In a [Read More…]