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    Public Policy

    SIIA aggressively promotes and protects the interests of its member companies in legal and public policy debates by working with state, federal and international policymakers and participating in landmark legal decisions. SIIA supports the development of a robust global electronic marketplace that is diverse and highly competitive. To that end, SIIA is the leading voice of the software & digital content industries across a wide-range of issues, including intellectual property protection, privacy and data security, e-government and information policy, taxation of electronic commerce, security, education technology and workforce development.

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    Intellectual Property Roundup
    Adobe to Shut China R&D as Sour Business Climate Bites (Reuters) Computer software maker Adobe Systems Inc. will shut its Chinese research and
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    Intellectual Property Roundup
    Online Piracy Thrives in Internet Cloud (MSN) A recent study says online piracy of music, films and other content has moved to the
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    Digital Policy Roundup
    Groundbreaking Study of U.S. Software Industry Shows Wide-Ranging Impact on GDP, Productivity, Exports and Jobs At a lunch time event Wednesday – featuring an
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    Hatch-Coons-Heller Bill Increases Privacy Protections for Non-U.S. Citizens
    SIIA supports the proposed “Law Enforcement Access to Data Stored Abroad Act,” which was introduced by Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Chris Coons
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    Intellectual Property Roundup
    Software Patents Are Crumbling, Thanks to the Supreme Court (Vox) The practical consequences of the Supreme Court’s June ruling on the patentability of
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