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  1. The Dirty Lawsuit Could be First of its Kind in Reputation Management

    He claims he is protected under what is called the "Communications Decency Act" and cannot be held with legal liability. While previous defamation cases against The Dirty ( and many similar websites have been dismissed due to the...

  2. Google Blames FCC for Street View Investigation Delays

    Google today filed a 17-page response to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), accusing the government agency of causing delays that slowed down the Street View Wi-Fi data grab investigation and resulted in Google paying a $25,000 fine.

  3. Congressman, EPIC Push for Larger Google Street View Investigation

    Not content with Google's $25,000 fine for obstructing a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) investigation into the allegations, a U.S. The investigation conducted was inadequate and did not address the applicability of federal wiretap law to...

  4. Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Working With White House on Do No Track Browsing

    We are aware of this issue and are continuing to make enquiries with Google to ensure that they comply with the Data Protection Act and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations," ICO said in a statement to V3.

  5. Real Names: Google+, Government & The Identity Ecosystem

    The Federal Government commits to collaborate with the private sector; state, local, tribal, and territorial governments; and international governments–and to provide the support and action necessary to make the Identity Ecosystem a reality.

  6. Google to Viacom: Don't Turn YouTube into SueTube

    Google said YouTube was faithful to the requirements of the 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act, saying the federal law was intended to protect companies like YouTube as long as they responded properly to content owners' claims of infringement.

  7. 2007: A Search Odyssey? Keynote Conversation with Matt Cutts

    Consumer advocate Daniel Brandt has held Cutts' past NSA top secret security clearance up as some sort of indication of nefarious conspiracies between Google and the US federal government. In one term in university, Cutts thought that joining a...

  8. EFF Asks FTC To Limit How Long AOL Can Store Search Records

    The Electronic Communications Privacy Act is meant to protect communications between and among users -- not to protect requests from customers for directions on the Internet. Federal Trade Commission to investigate

  9. SEO Book's Aaron Wall Sued By Traffic-Power Over Revealing "Trade Secrets"

    Question: Can you be more specific of what exactly he's done to violate the act, which seems to be mostly related to federal wiretapping provisions? The published information violates the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, 18 U.S.C.