February 23, 2018 11:30 AM
CEI has done its share on the topic for more than 10 years. Tune in to FreedomWorks live streams on February 26 to hear CEI’s Ryan Radia and other scholars and experts explain why burdening the Internet with heavy-handed federal regulations stifles innovation and deters investment, and most certainly does not make the Internet more free.
February 8, 2018 2:09 PM
Calls for regulatory action against big tech firms, including Amazon and Google parent company Alphabet, have intensified after they reported record profits. The case against these companies, however, is on shaky ground.
February 8, 2018 11:28 AM
Since the Federal Communications Commission voted to roll back federal net neutrality regulations, many states have opposed the measure with executive orders, lawsuits, and legislation. All this despite the regulations being fundamentally bad policy, the Internet industry being inherently interstate commerce, and the FCC’s recent order preempting states from passing their own rules mandating net neutrality.
January 29, 2018 5:23 PM
Consumers will suffer from government efforts to create a nationalized 5G telecommunications network, and the rumoured plan to move in that direction needs to be stamped out immediately.
January 25, 2018 4:05 PM
Passing a Congressional Review Act resolution to nullify the Restoring Internet Freedom Order would be as bad an idea as net neutrality regulations themselves were.
January 24, 2018 1:47 PM
A new corporate video from Burger King ostensibly supports net neutrality regulations, but actually demonstrates exactly why such rules are unnecessary.
January 22, 2018 3:26 PM
Blockchain is a software architecture that seems very likely to unleash profound global forces if it crosses over into the mainstream.
January 18, 2018 2:39 PM
The Court should recognize that communications and data are property, and cut off the “innovative” use of subpoenas to collect data that should require a warrant supported by probable cause.
December 27, 2017 7:44 AM
Internet Sales Tax
In January, the Supreme Court will announce whether it will hear South Dakota v Wayfare Inc., a challenge to North Dakota v. Quill Corp., the opinion that currently limits states from reaching across their border to collect sales tax from remote businesses.
Parallel to these likely court...
December 21, 2017 3:24 PM
In his call for regulation of the Internet sector—and not just of the Internet service providers whom he wanted to bow to net neutrality—former Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is even going after Obama White House pals and...