TITLE

California pol argues for data privacy

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;03/13/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States Senator Debra Bowen's argument on the issue of data privacy in the telecommunication industry of California. Application of data privacy law to Microsoft Corp.'s WebTV Networks Inc. and TiVo Inc.; State's permission of cable companies' collection of subscriber information.
ACCESSION #
2912647

 

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