Artificial Intelligence Law & Regulation

Laws govern the conduct of humans, and sometimes the machines that humans use, such as cars. But what happens when those cars become human-like, as in artificial intelligence that can drive cars? Who is responsible for any laws that are violated by the AI? This article, written by a technologist and a lawyer, examines that […]

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA): A Six-Step Compliance Plan

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control.  The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety […]

FCC rulemaking regarding broadband Internet privacy

After taking more than a year to issue its notice of proposed rulemaking regarding broadband Internet privacy, today the FCC denied requests from multiple parties for extensions of time to file comments. In its denial, the Commission reasons that it put interested parties on notice more than a year ago and that there has been a great […]