Adobe Public Policy

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.

June 16, 2016 / Internet Governance

IANA Transition Needs Clear Benchmarks and Safety Valves

The transition of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to the multi-stakeholder community is one step closer to becoming reality.

June 14, 2016 / Intellectual Property

Adobe Joins Alliance for Open Media to Develop Next Generation Video Platform

Video streaming services and video creation companies pay licensing fees for not only the hours and hours of movies and TV shows that viewers watch but also the basic coding technology that enables files to be created and displayed.