On October 1, 2019, The United States Court of Appeal for the District of Columbia issued its ruling in the case of Mozilla v FCC. The Court's ruling is contained in a 186 opinion. The best part of the opinion is that the Court ruled that the FCC attack on net neutrality does not preempt … Continue reading Court rules on net neutrality: not all bad.
When I started my law practice, the options for marketing were limited to expensive Yellow Page and newspaper ads, and networking. Some of you may not even know what those terms mean. They have become relics. The same was true of all professions and trades, as well as hobbies and artistry. If you simply wanted … Continue reading Age of the Internet as a Democratic Equalizer is Dimming.
Increasing inequality and decreasing upward mobility and opportunity in this century is well documented in Thomas Picketty's book, Capital in the 21st Century. However, one of the few, if not only, counter-points to this disturbing trend has been the internet. The internet has allowed innovation and hard work to compete with money and size. Everywhere, … Continue reading The EU’s disastrous proposed “Link Tax” law is a trojan horse gift from media giants, to kill off internet democracy and freedom.