FEB 27, 2018 | US
Supreme Court Oral Argument on Microsoft Case Touches on Cloud Act
Communications Daily, February 28, 2018
By Karl Herchenroeder
BSA Vice President-Global Policy Aaron Cooper said in an interview Tuesday it was apparent the justices were struggling with how to apply 1980s law to a tech issue… Cooper noted the bipartisan support for the Cloud Act, and that Microsoft and DOJ back passage. The question now is how quickly Congress acts, and whether the case will be rendered moot, he said.
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