Gonzalez v. Google: Why is the Supreme Court listening to this case?

Today the United States Supreme Court begins listening to oral arguments in a case that, depending on the decision, could … More

Looking back at the Telecommunications Act of 1996. A strategic move by the States and the Communications industry.

There is a shift we should take note of; one that started with the Telecommunications Act of 1996.  Section 706 of the Telecom Act mandated a light touch approach to regulation of advanced telecommunications services, i.e., broadband.  This light touch led to later investment in what would become the social media platforms of today.