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date icon January 3, 2019 category icon Statements

Statement On Today’s Preliminary Injunction In Airbnb Inc. v. City of New York

IA Director, State Government Affairs Northeast Region issued the following statement today in response to a judges preliminary injunction in Airbnb Inc. v. City of New York that blocked the law from being implemented until the case is resolved.

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date icon December 21, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Submission Of A Comment To OMB’s Update To DCOI

Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Cloud Policy & Counsel Alla Seiffert issued the following statement:   “The internet industry celebrates the administration’s continued commitment to modernizing government technology and welcomes the opportunity to provide industry feedback to OMB’s update to the Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI). This long standing policy allows federal agencies to… Read more

date icon December 21, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Signage Of The 21st Century IDEA Act

Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Cloud Policy & Counsel Alla Seiffert issued a statement following the passage of the 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act of 2018 (21st Century IDEA Act):   “The internet industry commends the administration for signing the 21st Century IDEA Act, which will continue to accelerate the federal government’s digital… Read more

date icon December 21, 2018 category icon Press Releases

IA Releases New Poll On The Value Of Video Chat Services To UK Citizens

An exclusive new Internet Association poll reveals that 40 per cent of British adults say they will use services like Skype, WhatsApp or Google Duo during the festive period.

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date icon December 18, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Reliable Emergency Alert Distribution Improvement Act Of 2018

Washington, DC – Internet Association Vice President, Federal Government Affairs Michael Bloom issued the following statement on the passage of the Reliable Emergency Alert Distribution Improvement Act of 2018 (READI Act) in the Senate: “The Commerce Committee is right to study ways to modernize how emergency alerts are delivered to Americans. The internet industry commends… Read more

date icon December 13, 2018 category icon Press Releases

IA Releases New Quarterly Indicators For Internet Industry

Internet Association today released a new set of quarterly indicators for the internet sector that, for the first time, will provide regular insights into the size and shape of the fastest growing part of the American economy.

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date icon December 12, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Data Care Act Of 2018

Washington, DC – Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement in response to Senator Brian Schatz’s (D-HI) introduction of the Data Care Act of 2018: “As Ranking Member of the Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet Subcommittee, Sen. Schatz has played a thoughtful leadership role on a range of technology policy… Read more

date icon November 30, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The House Passage Of The Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018

Washington, DC – Internet Association Director of Cloud Policy and Counsel Alla Seiffert issued the following statement upon the House passage of the Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018: “The internet industry commends the House of Representatives for passing the Federal CIO Authorization Act. This bipartisan legislation demonstrates a strong commitment to empower the Federal… Read more

date icon November 30, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Signing Of The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

Internet Association Director, Trade Policy Jordan Haas issued the following statement on the signing of of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

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date icon November 29, 2018 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association Expands Data Privacy And Cloud Policy Expertise With New Hires

BERROYA: “Elizabeth and Alla both bring years of experience on issues ranging from data protection and intermediary liability to cloud computing and government IT modernization.” WASHINGTON, DC – Internet Association (IA) today announced the expansion of its Legal and Policy team with the addition of two new team members with expertise in data privacy, content moderation,… Read more

date icon November 22, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On The Australian Parliament’s Telecommunication and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018

IA Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs Melika Carroll issued the following statement today on The Australian Parliament’s Assistance and Access Bill 2018.

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date icon November 15, 2018 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association Promotes Michael Bloom To Vice President Of Federal Government Affairs And Opens New U.S. And International Offices

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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“Online job postings have more than tripled and half of all Americans are now using the internet to search for jobs. “ Michael Beckerman, IA President & CEO Washington, DC – Internet Association today released the August IA Industry Indicators: Jobs (3i Jobs) report, which presents monthly insights on the U.S. job market using data… Read more

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