Archive for January, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-30

January 30th, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-29

January 29th, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-28

January 28th, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-27

January 27th, 2010

Clinton’s Remarks on Internet Freedom

January 26th, 2010

Last week, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, gave an important speech on the importance of freedom of speech on the Internet.  Her speech touched upon the remarkable potential of the Internet as a communications medium as well as the difficult policy issues associated with protecting it.

A key message was the importance of keeping the internet open to permit a free exchange of ideas and knowledge:

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-26

January 26th, 2010

Challenges for Digital Britain: broadband access, copyright and business models

January 25th, 2010

Last week, the UK Minister for Digital Britain, Stephen Timms, gave a speech outlining the main challenges ahead for the government in moving forward with its Digital Britain initiative. He focused on three challenges, broadband; copyright; and new business models.

With respect to broadband, he outlined that the government had two major broadband projects: a commitment that every home in the country should be able to obtain a 2 Mbit/s broadband service – and so be able to use the applications which most people are using broadband for today; and a next-generation fund to support national scale investment in much higher speed services.

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-25

January 25th, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-24

January 24th, 2010

Computer & Internet Law Updates for 2010-01-23

January 23rd, 2010