Posts Tagged ‘tracy-russo’

Standard Setting and Competition

  • November 8, 2012
  • Tama Kudman
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In remarks presented today at a meeting of the Intellectual Property Rights Patent Committee of the American National Standards Institute in Washington, D.C., Deputy Assistant Attorney General Renata Hesse of the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division said: “Standards are an important engine driving our modern economy and the Antitrust Division is working to promote the

Asset Forfeiture Notifications: More Efficient and Cost-Effective Than Ever

  • October 12, 2012
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Today, the Department of Justice announced a change to the Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Act (CAFRA), effective immediately, which will allow federal law enforcement agencies to advertise certain public forfeiture notices online, at a reduced cost, at www.forfeiture.gov. This will save approximately $6.2 million each year in administrative costs

Accessibility of Federal Government’s Technology

  • September 12, 2012
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The Justice Department released its Section 508 report to the President and Congress: “Accessibility of Federal Electronic and Information Technology.”  The report, authorized under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, provides findings based on a survey of federal agencies on the accessibility of their electronic and information technology and the procedures used to

Back to School: Internet Safety Tips for Your Backpack

  • August 27, 2012
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 The following post appears courtesy of Jenny Durkan, the United States Attorney for the Western District of Washington. Millions of children nationwide are being approached by online predators