Industry Resources

In the following selected resources, we provide targeted, industry-specific information highlighting relevant and timely issues.

Miscellaneous Issues Resources for Information Technology/Software

Report of the Department of Justice's Task Force on Intellectual Property
United States Department of Justice
October 1, 2004
Testimony of Stewart A. Baker before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet, "Law Enforcement Access to Communications Systems in a Digital Age"
Stewart A. Baker
September 8, 2004
Department of Homeland Security Press Release, "USCIS Announces FY 2005 H-1B Processing"
United States Department of Homeland Security
September 2, 2004
American Civil Liberties Union, "The Surveillance-Industrial Complex
How the American Government is Conscripting Businesses and Individuals in the Construction of a Surveillance Society"
Jay Stanley
August 1, 2004
US Department of Justice, "Report from the Field: The USA PATRIOT Act at Work"
United States Department of Justice
July 1, 2004
Letter from the Office of Foreign Assets Control to the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Inc., easing the ban on editing content from nations under US embargos
Office of Foreign Assets Control
April 2, 2004
Report to the Public on Events Surrounding jetBlue Data Transfer, Department of Homeland Security, Privacy Office
Department of Homeland Security, Privacy Office
February 20, 2004
Department of Homeland Security Press Release, "USCIS Announces New H-1B Procedures -- Reaches Cap"
Department of Homeland Security
February 17, 2004
General Accounting Office Report, "Aviation Security: Computer-Assisted Passenger Prescreening System Faces Significant Implementation Challenges"
General Accounting Office
February 1, 2004
Interpretive Ruling, Office of Foreign Assets Control, on matters involving the protection and transfer of intellectual property rights under the Iraqi Sanctions Regulations
Office of Foreign Assets Control
January 9, 2004
Office of Foreign Assets Control Advisory Opinion on Iranian Transactions Regulations
Office of Foreign Assets Control
December 16, 2003
Federal CIO Council, "Recommended Executive Branch Model Policy/Guidance on 'Limited Personal Use' of Government Office Equipment Including Information Technology"
Federal CIO Council
May 19, 1999