February 8th Presentation Materials

Hello everyone, This week in Comms law we’re doing a presentation on Facebook’s alleged privacy infringements and the broader societal implications of “Big Data”. If you find yourself some time to spare, take a skim through this informal Q&A with Facebook Global Deputy Chief Privacy Officer Stephen Deadman. This video raises many privacy concerns regarding Facebook… Read More

News of the Week; February 1, 2017

MEDIA, COMMUNICATIONS & NET NEUTRALITY Ajit Pai on net neutrality: “I favor an open Internet and I oppose Title II”: New FCC chairman won’t say whether he’ll enforce net neutrality rules. FCC Chairman Pai takes Wheeler’s set-top box plan off the table: Cable industry was open to compromise, but no Republican plan has been offered…. Read More

News of the Week; January 25, 2017

MEDIA, COMMUNICATIONS & NET NEUTRALITY Chairperson, Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Appointment Opportunity 18 bogus arguments about the CRTC and Super Bowl ads Outgoing Obama trade chief urges Canada to reverse Super Bowl ad decision Super Bowl Commercials Set to Air North of the Border NFL Gets Involved In Plan To Keep American Super Bowl… Read More