April 2012


Blumenthal and Bono Mack Discuss Privacy, Cybersecurity Legislation

Last Thursday morning, Politico Pro presented a briefing focused on cyberprivacy and cybersecurity. Participating in the discussion were Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R-CA), Dr. Thomas M. Lenard (President and Senior Fellow at the Technology Policy Institute), and Tim Sparanpani (Principal at SPQR Strategies, PLLC). The briefing began with a discussion of […]


App Developer Privacy Summit – Follow the LIVE Stream!

Today, April 25th, the App Developer Privacy Summit will be LIVE streamed! Tune in at 9 AM PST and 12 PM EST. The Summit will focus on current application privacy issues and is co-produced by the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF), the Application Developers Alliance (ADA) and Stanford University’s Center for Internet and Society (CIS).


PCLOB Nomination Hearing

Last Wednesday the Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for nominees to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB). The Board, created in response to the 9/11 Commission, is charged with making sure privacy and civil rights are protected for executive branch activities and measures. It consists of five members appointed by the […]