Adobe Public Policy

October 27, 2016 / Accessibility / Education

It’s Time to Make Education Accessible for Everyone

Computer technology has fundamentally changed the way we learn and has both made it easier and presents new challenges for students with disabilities to obtain the same quality education as their peers.

October 4, 2016 / Internet Governance

IANA Transition is Just the Beginning

The transition of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) functions is finally in the history books. After almost two years of working groups and multiple rounds of meetings, most of us want to take a long vacation and never hear the acronym “IANA” again.

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.