BT: no transparency report in the foreseeable future
18 Jul 2014 •
Access Senior Policy Counsel Peter Micek questioned the company on transparency reports, surveillance, and sweeping data retention legislation making its way rapidly through the UK Parliament.
Private phone information being accessed secretly by law enforcement authorities
2 Jul 2014 •
Project seeks to gather information on law enforcement technology that uses cell phones as beacons to track location of all individuals in a broad geographic area.
FTC data broker report highlights lack of transparency, calls for legislative reform
13 Jun 2014 •
The recent FTC report underscores the need for transparency and accountability from data brokers. Access advocates decisive legislation that gives users control of their own information and reigns in the practices of Big Data brokers.