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Frank X. Shaw / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft explains its role in the conviction of e-waste recycler Eric Lundgren, says he was counterfeiting Windows software in China and importing it to the US   —  In the last few days there have been several stories about the sentencing of Eric Lundgren in a case that began in 2012 …
Apr 29, 2018, 1:55 AMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
289 groups and individuals signed 23 SCOTUS amicus briefs supporting Microsoft's case to prevent US government seizure of emails stored on servers in Ireland   —  Members of Congress took the same position as members of the European Parliament.  The U.S. Chamber of Commerce approvingly quoted a statement by the European Commission.
Jan 19, 2018, 6:35 PMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft asks Trump administration for a formal process to grant exceptions to visa-holding workers and students affected by immigration order   —  Proposal calls for case-by-case exception process for law-abiding visa holders with pressing needs  —  In last Friday's executive order …
Feb 2, 2017, 12:25 PMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft: keep secrecy the exception, not the rule; DOJ should adopt new limits, or Congress should amend the Electronic Communications Privacy Act   —  Keeping secrecy the exception, not the rule: An issue for both consumers and businesses  —  This morning we filed a new lawsuit …
Apr 14, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Scott Charney / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft now notifies users if it believes their accounts were targeted by a state-sponsored hacker   —  Additional steps to help keep your personal information secure  —  We're committed to helping our users keep their personal information secure and private.
Dec 30, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft outlines four-step proposal in wake of Safe Harbor decision, to balance privacy, a global Internet, and public safety, in a new legal framework   —  The collapse of the US-EU Safe Harbor: Solving the new privacy Rubik's Cube  —  When people who care about technology look back at the year 2015 …
Oct 20, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Jacqueline Beauchere / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft makes it easier for revenge porn victims to report images and videos for removal from Bing, OneDrive, and Xbox Live   —  ‘Revenge porn:’ Putting victims back in control  —  When someone shares intimate images of another person online without that person's consent, the effects can be truly devastating.
Jul 22, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Brendon Lynch / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft's future browsers will not enable Do Not Track as the default setting, in a reversal of the company's policy with Internet Explorer 10   —  An update on Microsoft's approach to Do Not Track  —  As industry standards evolve, how we implement those standards evolve as well.
Apr 3, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context
Brad Smith / Microsoft on the Issues:
Microsoft announces its cloud services are compliant with ISO 27018, a new international standard for privacy   —  Microsoft adopts first international cloud privacy standard  —  Today marks a major milestone, as Microsoft is the first major cloud provider to adopt the world's first international standard for cloud privacy.
Feb 17, 2015, 8:20 AMIn context

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