Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Privacy...Online Privacy and The Price of Innovation

Thursday, 29 September 2016 15:19



A special on demand rebroadcast of the Livestream presentation with special thanks to CALinnovates and The Internet Society.

The issue of an ISP's right to datamine their customers was the topic featuring keynote speaker Jon Lebowitz, who, according to Wikipedia, is "founding Co-Chair of the "21st Century Privacy Coalition," a coalition of telecommunications companies and trade associations focused on relaxing federal privacy laws."

What has become a war between the FTC and the FCC, the telcos are considering it a right to collect calling data, while the FTC considers it a consumer issue.  The panel consisting of Harold Feld and Richard Bennett managed to cover both sides of the issue.

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