date icon September 20, 2017 category icon

SESTA Hearing Highlighted By Willingness To Find Compromise

“At Internet Association, we stand behind the goals of SESTA [the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017]. We want to see an end to sex trafficking online.” That quote, given as testimony by IA’s own Abigail Slater during yesterday’s Senate Commerce Committee hearing, reflects our collective commitment to end online sex trafficking. Fortunately, yesterday’s…

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date icon September 19, 2017 category icon

Working Together to Combat Sex Trafficking

Today, Internet Association will testify before the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee on an critical issue to our nation: the effort to combat sex trafficking. Internet Association member companies are 100 percent committed to the fight against sex trafficking. Criminal actors like Backpage.com must be fully and quickly brought to justice for their horrific…

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date icon July 17, 2017 category icon ,

Virtuous Circle on the Hill Recap

Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman welcomed guests to the VC on the Hill conference, highlighting the ties between IA’s annual Virtuous Circle event in California and the day’s event in DC to bring together thought leaders on innovation policy. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) gave a keynote address emphasizing the ongoing importance of net…

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date icon July 17, 2017 category icon

Net Neutrality Day Of Action Quick Recap

Our work to save net neutrality is not over, but with your help, the FCC has millions of new comments calling for the preservation of strong net neutrality rules. We wanted to take a minute to thank everyone who visited IA on the Net Neutrality Day of Action to help preserve the free and open internet….

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date icon July 6, 2017 category icon

Eliminating Internet Safe Harbors Hurts The U.S. Economy

One of the most important parts of the internet – and what makes it so attractive and useful to so many people – is the ability to search for and store information at the click of a button. Intermediary liability safe harbors play a critical role in making that possible.These safe harbors protect internet platforms…

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WATCH: #NetNeutrality & Your Internet Service Provider: An Investment Story: http://bit.ly/2qZgq2c

RELEASE: Internet Association Outlines Priorities For NAFTA Modernization bit.ly/2sOjhYb #digital #trade

WATCH: IA President & CEO Michael Beckerman sat down with BNA’s Michaela Ross to talk #netneutrality, digital #trade & more http://bit.ly/2rBTeH6

Wanna Stop WannaCry? New from IA President & CEO Michael Beckerman in The Hill: bit.ly/2rTRXIb

IA’s Statement On The FCC’s #NetNeutrality NPRM Vote To Reverse The 2015 #OpenInternet Order http://bit.ly/2rvwANi

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IA today announced the promotion of Michael Bloom to Vice President of Federal Government Affairs to oversee the association’s advocacy efforts before Congress and the federal government.

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