Don’t let the patent trolls get their pot of gold. While watching nyan cat fly over the capitol is hilarious, patent reform is no laughing matter. Trolls target a wide range of businesses. It’s not just tech companies and software developers anymore – coffee shops, hotels and other main street businesses are now in the trolls’ crosshairs. It’s time for Congress to take action and stand up against patent trolls once and for all.
Statement Announcing Intention To Intervene In Judicial Action To Preserve Net Neutrality Protections
Washington, DC — Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on the publication of the “Restoring Internet Freedom Order” that will gut net neutrality protections for consumers, startups, and other stakeholders: “The final version of Chairman Pai’s rule, as expected, dismantles popular net neutrality protections for consumers. This rule defies the Read more »
Albany, NY — John Olsen, Internet Association Executive Director for the State of New York, issued the following statement on Gov. Cuomo’s online election advertising proposal: “Internet Association commends Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers for starting a discussion about how to ensure greater transparency in online election advertising. IA is working with Federal policymakers on Read more »
IA President & CEO Michael Beckerman released the following statement on the election of Rep. Jerry Nadler as Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee: “The internet industry congratulates Rep. Nadler on his election as Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee. Rep. Nadler has a long track record of leadership on internet issues and Read more »