Microsoft says it has received nearly 2,600 secret data requests over the past 18 months.
On May 26, 2016 by Dell Cameron
There's major new pressure on the Senate to pass a landmark online privacy bill.
On May 24, 2016 by Eric Geller
The tech industry says the bill's changes 'reflect Internet users' reasonable expectations of privacy.'
On Apr 26, 2016 by Eric Geller
The Email Privacy Act is on its way to the full House.
On Apr 13, 2016 by Eric Geller
'When Congress doesn’t act, the states often feel the pressure directly to insert themselves into that void.'
On Jan 20, 2016 by Eric Geller
Privacy advocates and law-enforcement officials sparred over whether to require a warrant in all non-emergency situations.
On Dec 1, 2015 by Eric Geller
Will broad public support be enough to encourage Congress to move on reform legislation?
On Nov 30, 2015 by Eric Geller
It's one of the toughest privacy laws in the country.
On Oct 9, 2015 by Dell Cameron
Reforming the ECPA would make FTC fraud investigations more difficult, officials claim.
On Sep 16, 2015 by Eric Geller
The complaint accuses Twitter of eavesdropping on its users' private messages.
On Sep 15, 2015 by Dell Cameron
The Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act is a big deal—if it can come up for a vote.
On Sep 15, 2015 by Eric Geller
Bill still faces strong opposition from the Department of Justice.
On Jun 19, 2014 by Tim Sampson