Digital Liberty RSS http://www.digitalliberty.net en-us admin_email This is the RSS Feed for Digital Liberty. Copyright Office Stuck in the Past http://www.digitalliberty.net/copyright-office-stuck-past-a301 In the United States, the copyright industry grew 3.9 percent from 2009 to 2013, which is 70 percent faster than the overall economy.   You would think a country whose copyright industrie... http://www.digitalliberty.net/copyright-office-stuck-past-a301 Justice Kennedy wants to raise your taxes http://www.digitalliberty.net/justice-kennedy-wants-raise-taxes-a299 Justice Kennedy used a Supreme Court ruling that limits states ability to tax beyond their borders to say that he think states should have taxing authority as broad as the Internet.  &nbsp... 2015-03-19 11:34:41 http://www.digitalliberty.net/justice-kennedy-wants-raise-taxes-a299 Patent Reform Will Protect Innovation and Free Markets http://www.digitalliberty.net/patent-reform-protect-innovation-free-markets-a297 On March 12, 2015 a number of organizations sent a letter to the House Judiciary Committee urging patent reform in the 114th Congress.   On February 5, 2015, House Judiciary Chairman Represent... http://www.digitalliberty.net/patent-reform-protect-innovation-free-markets-a297 Digital Liberty Opposes S. 698, the Marketplace Fairness Act http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-opposes-s-marketplace-fairness-a298 On March 10, 2015, Senator Enzi (R-Wyo.) introduced S. 698, the Marketplace Fairness Act.  The text of the bill claims it will “restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and ... 2015-03-12 15:01:09 http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-opposes-s-marketplace-fairness-a298 Tech Experts Agree: A Strong Copyright System Protects Free Speech http://www.digitalliberty.net/tech-experts-agree-strong-copyright-system-a296 Over 1500 supporters of free expression signed onto letters though either Copyright Alliance or Creative Future asking Congress to uphold a strong copyright system.  These letters urged Congre... 2015-03-12 09:37:08 http://www.digitalliberty.net/tech-experts-agree-strong-copyright-system-a296 Digital Liberty┬┤s Katie McAuliffe Supports Bipartisan Solution to ECPA Reform http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-libertys-katie-mcauliffe-supports-bipartisan-a295 In a political environment where it seems difficult to find common ground, Electronic Communications Privacy Reform is an issue politicians on both sides of the aisle can agree on.  In an arti... 2015-03-09 09:58:43 http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-libertys-katie-mcauliffe-supports-bipartisan-a295 Tech Experts to Discuss ECPA Reform at Panel http://www.digitalliberty.net/tech-experts-discuss-ecpa-reform-panel-a293 Digital4th will host a briefing on Wednesday March 11th at 11: 30 in SVC-200 emphasizing the need for Electronic Privacy Communications Privacy Reform.     Tech Policy experts, in... 2015-03-06 12:52:10 http://www.digitalliberty.net/tech-experts-discuss-ecpa-reform-panel-a293