Video Rental Privacy

Netflix general counsel David Hyman and two online privacy advocates testified on a House-passed bill, HR 2471, that would allow Netflix… read more

Netflix general counsel David Hyman and two online privacy advocates testified on a House-passed bill, HR 2471, that would allow Netflix and other online video providers to seek one-time consent from their customers in order to share rental histories on social media sites like Facebook. The bill would change a law passed in 1988 that restricted the disclosure of video rental histories without customers' written consent after a journalist printed Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork’s video rental history in a newspaper. close

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Program ID:
304051-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 31, 2012
Last Aired:
Feb 6, 2012

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  • Jan 31, 2012 | 1:15pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 01, 2012 | 2:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 01, 2012 | 10:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2012 | 5:33am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 06, 2012 | 9:42am EST | C-SPAN 3
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