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CDT: Updating Privacy Protections for 21st Century Communications
Mar 30, 2010 // CDT

Today, a CDT-led coalition issued recommendations to strengthen the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), a key federal privacy law. The proposals address the rules for government access to some of Americans' most sensitive data, including communications and documents stored in the Internet "cloud" and location information generated by mobile devices. Our goal is to preserve traditional privacy rights, ensure law enforcement has the capability to conduct investigations, and give industry a clear legal footing upon which it can innovate and better compete in the global marketplace.

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