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  • Rayburn House Office Building Room 2226

  Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015 Location Rayburn House Office Building Room 2226 Follow: @NetCaucusAC | #CryptoConvo   Download Audio   Recently the “Crypto Wars” debate started anew when FBI Director Comey suggested that Apple and Google’s encrypting their smart phones presented grave concerns to law enforcement. He suggested that law enforcement should hold to the…

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  • The Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001

  State of the Net 2015 is in the works. Contact Tim Lordan or visit stateofthenet.org for more details.  

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  • Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2237

      Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014 Follow: @NetCaucusAC #ExposedPhotos “Hunger Games” Actress Jennifer Lawrence stated in November’s Vanity Fair that exposure of her personal nude photos was a “sex crime.” Was it? If not, what kind of legal recourse does Jennifer Lawrence — or an everyday American citizen like you — have against…

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  • 2226 Rayburn House Office Building

Date: Thursday, October 16, 2014 Location: Rayburn House Office Building 2226 Follow: @NetCaucusAC #CommAct Various Committees in the House and Senate are exploring whether the Communications Act of 1934 needs a rewrite for the digital age. Since the last update (in 1996) many leaders have proposed updating the act for the digital age. While the committees debate whether…

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  • Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room SD 562

The law that bans state and local taxation of mobile phone and landline access to the Internet will expire in a matter of weeks without Senate action. At that time taxing authorities will be free to impose new taxes on your constituents’ access to the Internet — whether it is through their landline ISP or…

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  • Rayburn House Office Building Room 2237

On Wednesday the Supreme Court handed down what amounts to a death sentence for Internet video startup Aereo. Our panel of legal experts discussed the Supreme Court’s decision, reviewed the legal and policy arguments around Aereo, and examined the implications for the Internet and innovative online startups. Date: Friday, June 27, 2014 Time: 12:00 pm…

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  • Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2237

MIT/CAIDA Internet Congestion Handout with Charts PDF Link David Clark’s PowerPoint Slides PDF Link On June 18, 2014 from 2 – 4pm in Washington, DC, the MIT CSAIL Information Policy Project and the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee hosted a briefing announcing new research jointly conducted by the Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) and…