Washington, DC – Internet Association General Counsel Jon Berroya issued the following statement on the official appointment of Karyn Temple as the Director of the Copyright Office: “The internet industry congratulates Karyn Temple on her appointment as the Register of Copyrights. Ms. Temple has done exemplary work during her tenure at the Copyright Office and… Read more
Washington, DC – Internet Association Associate General Counsel Elizabeth Banker issued the following statement on the introduction of the Commercial Facial Recognition Privacy Act by Sens. Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Brian Schatz (D-HI): “The internet industry appreciates the bipartisan effort by members of the Commerce Committee to advance the conversation around privacy as it relates… Read more
Internet Association Director, Trade Policy, Jordan Haas issued the following statement on the announcement that France would impose a new digital services tax
Washington, DC – Melika Carroll, Internet Association Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs, issued the following statement on the introduction of the Save The Internet Act: “Internet companies believe that consumers should have access to the entire internet, free of blocking, throttling, or paid prioritization by ISPs. There’s overwhelming support – including from the internet… Read more
HOOTON: “Expanding our understanding of the cloud’s macroeconomic impacts is essential to ensuring it continues to be a major economic driver. The U.S. cloud sector now rivals the agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting industries combined and is growing every day.” Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today released a new report entitled, “Examining The Economic… Read more
Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Diversity and Inclusion Policy and Counsel Sean Perryman released the following statement on the introduction of the House of Representatives resolution by Reps. Brenda L. Lawrence and Ro Khanna calling for ethical development of artificial intelligence: “The internet industry commends the House of Representatives for its leadership in developing… Read more
Internet Association (IA) today announced the opening of a Midwest regional office in Chicago, Illinois, with Colleen Daley joining the organization as Midwest Executive Director. This expansion represents a significant addition to IA’s 50-state government affairs program and existing offices in California, Washington State, and New York.
Internet Association today released the Q3 2018 IA Industry Indicators report (3I Report) which provides quarterly indicators for the internet sector. This quarter’s report features a deep-dive on American consumer sentiment around the internet, micro- and macroeconomic indicators, and a Digital Price Index that tracks inflation for digital goods and services.
Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Diversity and Inclusion and Policy and Counsel Sean Perryman issued the following statement on President Trump’s executive order on artificial intelligence: “The internet industry applauds the administration’s effort to ensure the U.S. remains a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI), which benefits society and every sector of the economy…. Read more
Washington, DC – Internet Association Director of Diversity and Inclusion Policy and Counsel Sean Perryman released the following statement on the reintroduction of the Startup Act: “The internet industry commends the bipartisan effort of Sens. Moran, Warner, Blunt, and Klobuchar for reintroducing the Startup Act, which addresses the growing need for qualified, high-skilled professionals and… Read more
Washington, DC – Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on the Federal Trade Commission’s workshop on the online ticket marketplace: “The internet industry supports efforts to allow internet-enabled companies to provide superior services to the benefit of consumers. IA members like Vivid Seats and StubHub offer immense value to fans… Read more