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    Public Policy

    SIIA aggressively promotes and protects the interests of its member companies in legal and public policy debates by working with state, federal and international policymakers and participating in landmark legal decisions. SIIA supports the development of a robust global electronic marketplace that is diverse and highly competitive. To that end, SIIA is the leading voice of the software & digital content industries across a wide-range of issues, including intellectual property protection, privacy and data security, e-government and information policy, taxation of electronic commerce, security, education technology and workforce development.

    SIIA Digital Discourse» Policy

    Intellectual Property Roundup
    Copyright Office Says Aereo Doesn’t Qualify for Compulsory License (Los Angeles Times) The U.S. Copyright Office said in its opinion that Aereo does
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    Digital Policy Roundup
    DOC Announces Creation of Chief Data Officer, Private Sector Advisory Council Last week, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced that the Department of
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    Intellectual Property Roundup
    IP News Google, Canon, Dropbox and Others Pool Parents to Ward Off Trolls (Re/code) A coalition of technology companies have agreed to join
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    Digital Policy Roundup
    Data Analytics Event This Thursday Join SIIA for lunch and exciting technology presentations on how big data is being employed to empower
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    Implementing the Right to Be Forgotten
    It isn’t easy to implement the European Court of Justice’s right to be forgotten decision.  According to one press report, Google has
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