Topic: Commerce Dept.

Senate Dems Push for Online Privacy Legislation

Ad industry's self-regulation debated

Senate Democrats aren't going to let a little distraction like the 2012 presidential election stop them from pushing for baseline legislation to protect consumers’ privacy online. In a classic showdown between…

Coalition Formed to Oppose New Top-Level Domain Name Plan

87 groups and companies send petition to Commerce Dept.

A coalition fighting the new scheme for adding domain names to the Internet has announced the addition of a large number of companies and associations to its ranks, giving a…

Advertisers Move to Stop Digital Privacy Regulations

DAA expanding self-regulatory program

In yet another attempt to keep the government from stepping in with regulations about consumers' privacy online, the advertising industry has decided to expand the scope of its self-regulatory program. This…