Adobe Public Policy

Adobe Submits Certification to EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

Earlier today, Adobe submitted its certification for the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield to the U.S. Department of Commerce for the transfer of personal data from the European Economic Area (EEA) to the United States.

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Updated OMB Circular A-130 Recognizes Evolution of Technology in Government

While Circular A-130 may sound like a robot from Star Wars, the reality is that it has a significant impact on the way the federal government manages, protects and shares information.

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State Governments Can Reduce Waste and Save Money by Promoting E-Signatures

Today, we do everything electronically. Yet we still sign documents the same way our Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence.

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September 28, 2016 / European Union / Privacy

Adobe Submits Certification to EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

Earlier today, Adobe submitted its certification for the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield to the U.S. Department of Commerce for the transfer of personal data from the European Economic Area (EEA) to the United States.

September 12, 2016 / Digital Government

Updated OMB Circular A-130 Recognizes Evolution of Technology in Government

While Circular A-130 may sound like a robot from Star Wars, the reality is that it has a significant impact on the way the federal government manages, protects and shares information.

August 4, 2016 / Electronic Signatures

State Governments Can Reduce Waste and Save Money by Promoting E-Signatures

Today, we do everything electronically. Yet we still sign documents the same way our Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence.

July 28, 2016 / European Union / Privacy / Trust

Europe Needs a Workable One-Stop Shop

This week the European Commission and the CNIL (the French Data Protection Authority) launch eagerly-awaited consultations with industry on how to interpret and enforce certain parts of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Europe’s new Data Protection law which is due to come into effect in mid-2018.

June 30, 2016 / Electronic Signatures

A Reason to Celebrate E-Signatures on Both Sides of the Atlantic

Sixteen years ago, Congress passed the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (ESIGN), which recognized electronic signatures as a valid form of transaction.

June 23, 2016 / Education

Creativity, Technology & the Congressional Art Competition

Creativity is a catalyst for student success. That’s why we are proud to support the Congressional Art Competition, an event that gives high school students across the country the opportunity to have their artwork displayed in the halls of the U.S. Capitol building, for the fourth year in a row.