Eye of Truth
Lobbyist Report for Google LLC

Google LLC

25 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Ninth Floor - Google Inc. Washington, DC 20001

USA

Lobbying on the following issues:

TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS SMALL BUSINESS TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) EDUCATION ADVERTISING HEALTH ISSUES TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE TRANSPORTATION LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIME/CRIMINAL JUSTICE LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE IMMIGRATION COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK HOMELAND SECURITY FOREIGN RELATIONS SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY

Spectrum allocation and white spaces rules International Internet governance Online video Competition in video programming Promoting broadband infrastructure deployment FCC regulation of privacy, broadband Restoring Internet Freedom

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Privacy and data security issues Transparency related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and national security orders General online consumer protection issues Online child safety protection issues Mobile location privacy issues Cybersecurity Electronic communications privacy Data breach issues H.R. 387/S. 1654, Email Privacy Act Technology encryption standards Search technology Policies on online controversial content Airline ticket agency - H.R. 4, FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018; S. 1405, Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act, enacted as H.R. 302

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Benefits of online services for small businesses Small business advertising issues

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Freedom of expression and intellectual property in international trade agreements Data localization New trade agreement negotiations China tariffs Technology transfer and supply chain security

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Connected education Student digital privacy

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Regulation of online advertising Privacy and competition issues in online advertising

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Health IT Health data policy Opioid crisis

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International tax reform

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Autonomous vehicle technology H.R. 3388, SELF DRIVE Act S. 1885, AV START Act FAA reauthorization (H.R. 302)

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Anti-human trafficking efforts Internet intermediary liability Law enforcement access to data stored abroad Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties; prospective comity agreements Reporting of online terrorist activity Government access to electronic communications transactional records Criminal justice reform CLOUD Act implementation

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Openness and competition in online services and devices Workplace policies; diversity and inclusion Future of work Competition regulation and antitrust law, domestically and internationally

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High-skilled immigration and job creation STEM and innovation DACA H-1B visa reform

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Intellectual property enforcement Patent Standards and Quality; Venue; Post-grant review Digital Millennium Copyright Act US Copyright Office modernization Register of Copyrights Intermediary liability for copyright infringing content generated by users Music licensing - H.R. 5447 / S. 2823, Music Modernization Act (including CLASSICS Act provisions)

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Cybersecurity issues

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Freedom of expression and free flow of information Global trade issues EU digital tax

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General issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Open-source software Cloud computing Quantum computing (H.R. 6227, National Quantum Initiative Act and Senate amendment) AI principles

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Lobbyists:

WEBB, SETH
JEFFRIES, STEWART
MOLINARI, SUSAN
LADNER, ANDREW
AN, EDWARD
LASALA, FRANNIE
SULLIVAN, JOHN V.
LIEBER, DAVID
PEARSON, NICK
FAULKNER, AMANDA
Bhadelia, A.J.
QUINALTY, DAVID
CLARK, MARGARET ANNE

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name:
CACIF
Country :
GUATEMALA
Contribution :
$30,000



Lobbying on the following issues:

CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS SMALL BUSINESS EDUCATION IMMIGRATION ADVERTISING FOREIGN RELATIONS HEALTH ISSUES SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY TELECOMMUNICATIONS TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIME/CRIMINAL JUSTICE COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) HOMELAND SECURITY

Privacy and data security issues Transparency related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and national security orders General online consumer protection issues Online child safety protection issues Mobile location privacy issues Cybersecurity Electronic communications privacy Data breach issues Email Privacy Act Technology encryption standards Search technology Policies on online controversial content

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Benefits of online services for small businesses Grow with Google Small business advertising issues

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Connected education Rolling study halls (Wi-Fi on school buses) Student digital privacy

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High-skilled immigration and job creation STEM and innovation DACA H-1B visa reform

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Regulation of online advertising Privacy and competition issues in online advertising

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Freedom of expression and free flow of information Global trade issues EU digital tax

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Health IT Health data policy Opioid crisis

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General issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Open-source software Cloud computing Quantum computing AI principles

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Spectrum allocation and white spaces rules International Internet governance Online video Competition in video programming Promoting broadband infrastructure deployment FCC regulation of privacy, broadband Restoring Internet Freedom Net neutrality (H.R. 1644, Save the Internet Act)

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International tax reform

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Openness and competition in online services and devices Workplace policies; diversity and inclusion Future of work Competition regulation and antitrust law, domestically and internationally

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Anti-human trafficking efforts Internet intermediary liability Law enforcement access to data stored abroad Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties; prospective comity agreements Reporting of online terrorist activity Government access to electronic communications transactional records Criminal justice reform CLOUD Act implementation

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Intellectual property enforcement Patent Standards and Quality; Venue; Post-grant review Digital Millennium Copyright Act US Copyright Office modernization Register of Copyrights Intermediary liability for copyright infringing content generated by users Music licensing

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Freedom of expression and intellectual property in international trade agreements Data localization New trade agreement negotiations China tariffs Technology transfer and supply chain security

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Cybersecurity issues Online content moderation

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Lobbyists:

WEBB, SETH
LADNER, ANDREW
AN, EDWARD
LASALA, FRANNIE
SULLIVAN, JOHN V.
LIEBER, DAVID
PEARSON, NICK
Bhadelia, A.J.
CLARK, MARGARET ANNE

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name:
NEC Corproation
Country :
JAPAN
Contribution :
$0



Lobbying on the following issues:

SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY HEALTH ISSUES EDUCATION TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK HOMELAND SECURITY SMALL BUSINESS LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE IMMIGRATION ADVERTISING FOREIGN RELATIONS LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIME/CRIMINAL JUSTICE CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS TELECOMMUNICATIONS TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE

General issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Open-source software Cloud computing Quantum computing AI principles

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Health IT Health data policy Opioid crisis

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Connected education Rolling study halls (H.R. 1693, To require the Federal Communications Commission to make the provision of Wi-Fi access on school buses eligible for E-rate support) Student digital privacy

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Freedom of expression and intellectual property in international trade agreements Data localization New trade agreement negotiations China tariffs Technology transfer and supply chain security

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Intellectual property enforcement Patent Standards and Quality; Venue; Post-grant review Digital Millennium Copyright Act US Copyright Office modernization Register of Copyrights Intermediary liability for copyright infringing content generated by users Music licensing H.R. 2426/S. 1273, Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 (CASE Act)

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Cybersecurity issues Online content moderation

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Benefits of online services for small businesses Grow with Google Small business advertising issues

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Openness and competition in online services and devices Workplace policies; diversity and inclusion Future of work Competition regulation and antitrust law, domestically and internationally H.R. 2054/S. 1700, Journalism Competition and Preservation Act of 2019

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High-skilled immigration and job creation STEM and innovation DACA H-1B visa reform H.R. 1044/S.386, Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019

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Regulation of online advertising Privacy and competition issues in online advertising

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Freedom of expression and free flow of information Global trade issues EU digital tax

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Anti-human trafficking efforts Internet intermediary liability Law enforcement access to data stored abroad Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties; prospective comity agreements Reporting of online terrorist activity Government access to electronic communications transactional records Criminal justice reform CLOUD Act implementation

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Privacy and data security issues Transparency related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and national security orders General online consumer protection issues Online child safety protection issues Mobile location privacy issues Cybersecurity Electronic communications privacy Data breach issues Email Privacy Act Technology encryption standards Search technology Policies on online controversial, inciting, and manipulative content Digital wellbeing

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Spectrum allocation and white spaces rules International Internet governance Online video Competition in video programming Promoting broadband infrastructure deployment FCC regulation of privacy, broadband Restoring Internet Freedom Net neutrality (H.R. 1644, Save the Internet Act)

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International tax reform

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Lobbyists:

WEBB, SETH
JEFFRIES, STEWART
LADNER, ANDREW
AN, EDWARD
LASALA, FRANNIE
SULLIVAN, JOHN V.
PEARSON, NICK
Bhadelia, A.J.
CLARK, MARGARET ANNE



Lobbying on the following issues:

COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK HOMELAND SECURITY EDUCATION CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS TRANSPORTATION TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ADVERTISING FOREIGN RELATIONS SMALL BUSINESS IMMIGRATION TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY HEALTH ISSUES LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIME/CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Intellectual property enforcement Patent Standards and Quality; Venue; Post-grant review Digital Millennium Copyright Act US Copyright Office modernization Register of Copyrights Intermediary liability for copyright infringing content generated by users Music licensing H.R. 2426/S. 1273, Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 (CASE Act)

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Cybersecurity issues Online content moderation

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Connected education Rolling study halls (H.R. 1693, To require the Federal Communications Commission to make the provision of Wi-Fi access on school buses eligible for E-rate support) Student digital privacy

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Privacy and data security issues Transparency related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and national security orders General online consumer protection issues Online child safety protection issues Mobile location privacy issues Cybersecurity Electronic communications privacy Data breach issues Technology encryption standards Search technology Policies on online controversial, inciting, and manipulative content Digital wellbeing

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Autonomous vehicle technology and regulation Autonomous vehicle legislation Railroad maps

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International tax reform

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Openness and competition in online services and devices Workplace policies; diversity and inclusion Future of work Competition regulation and antitrust law, domestically and internationally H.R. 2054/S. 1700, Journalism Competition and Preservation Act of 2019

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Spectrum allocation and white spaces rules International Internet governance Online video Competition in video programming Promoting broadband infrastructure deployment FCC regulation of privacy, broadband Restoring Internet Freedom Net neutrality (H.R. 1644, Save the Internet Act)

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Regulation of online advertising Privacy and competition issues in online advertising

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Freedom of expression and free flow of information Global trade issues Digital services taxes

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Benefits of online services for small businesses Grow with Google Small business advertising issues

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High-skilled immigration and job creation STEM and innovation DACA H-1B visa reform H.R. 1044/S.386, Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019

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Freedom of expression and intellectual property in international trade agreements Data localization New trade agreement negotiations (e.g., USMCA) China tariffs Technology transfer, export administration and licensing, and supply chain security

-

General issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Open-source software Cloud computing Quantum computing AI principles

-

Health IT Health data policy Opioid crisis

-

Anti-human trafficking efforts Internet intermediary liability Law enforcement access to data stored abroad Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties; prospective comity agreements Reporting of online terrorist activity Government access to electronic communications transactional records Criminal justice reform CLOUD Act implementation

-

Lobbyists:

WEBB, SETH
JEFFRIES, STEWART
LADNER, ANDREW
AN, EDWARD
LASALA, FRANNIE
CLARK, MARGARET ANNE
SULLIVAN, JOHN V.
Bhadelia, A.J.
PEARSON, NICK

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name:
Barrick Gold Corporation
Country :
CANADA
Contribution :
$0



Lobbying on the following issues:

COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY ADVERTISING LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIME/CRIMINAL JUSTICE SMALL BUSINESS TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) IMMIGRATION TRANSPORTATION LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE EDUCATION HOMELAND SECURITY HEALTH ISSUES CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS TELECOMMUNICATIONS FOREIGN RELATIONS

Intellectual property enforcement Patent Standards and Quality; Venue; Post-grant review Digital Millennium Copyright Act US Copyright Office modernization Register of Copyrights Intermediary liability for copyright infringing content generated by users Music licensing H.R. 2426/S. 1273, Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 (CASE Act)

-

International tax reform Digital services taxation

-

General issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Open-source software Cloud computing Quantum computing AI principles

-

Regulation of online advertising Privacy and competition issues in online advertising

-

Anti-human trafficking efforts Internet intermediary liability Law enforcement access to data stored abroad Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties; prospective comity agreements Reporting of online terrorist activity Government access to electronic communications transactional records Criminal justice reform CLOUD Act implementation

-

Benefits of online services for small businesses Grow with Google Small business advertising issues Small business competitive landscape

-

Freedom of expression, intermediary liability, and intellectual property in international trade agreements Data localization New trade agreement negotiations (e.g., USMCA) China tariffs Technology transfer, export administration and licensing, and supply chain security

-

High-skilled immigration and job creation STEM and innovation DACA H-1B visa reform H.R. 1044/S.386, Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019

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Autonomous vehicle technology and regulation Autonomous vehicle legislation Railroad maps

-

Openness and competition in online services and devices Workplace policies; diversity and inclusion Future of work Competition regulation and antitrust law, domestically and internationally H.R. 2054/S. 1700, Journalism Competition and Preservation Act of 2019

-

Connected education Rolling study halls (H.R. 1693, To require the Federal Communications Commission to make the provision of Wi-Fi access on school buses eligible for E-rate support) Student digital privacy

-

Cybersecurity issues Online content moderation

-

Health IT Health data policy Opioid crisis

-

Privacy and data security issues Transparency related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and national security orders General online consumer protection issues Online child safety protection issues Mobile location privacy issues Cybersecurity Electronic communications privacy Data breach issues Technology encryption standards Search technology Policies on online controversial, inciting, and manipulative content Digital wellbeing

-

Spectrum allocation and sharing and white spaces rules International Internet governance Online video Competition in video programming Promoting broadband infrastructure deployment FCC regulation of privacy, broadband Restoring Internet Freedom Net neutrality (H.R. 1644/S. 682, Save the Internet Act)

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Freedom of expression and free flow of information Global trade issues Digital services taxes

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Lobbyists:

WEBB, SETH
JEFFRIES, STEWART
LADNER, ANDREW
AN, EDWARD
LASALA, FRANNIE
CLARK, MARGARET ANNE
SULLIVAN, JOHN V.
Bhadelia, A.J.
PEARSON, NICK

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name :
Balfour Beatty plc (parent company of Balfour Beatty Communities)
Country :
UNITED KINGDOM
Contribution :
$0
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Foreign Entity Name :
Lendlease Group (parent company of ​Lendlease Americas)
Country :
AUSTRALIA
Contribution :
$0
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Lobbying on the following issues:

CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS IMMIGRATION COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE HEALTH ISSUES ADVERTISING EDUCATION SMALL BUSINESS TRANSPORTATION HOMELAND SECURITY TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIME/CRIMINAL JUSTICE LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE FOREIGN RELATIONS TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Privacy and data security issues Transparency related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act and national security orders General online consumer protection issues Online child safety protection issues; COPPA Mobile location privacy issues Cybersecurity Electronic communications privacy Data breach issues Technology encryption standards Search technology Policies on online controversial, inciting, and manipulative content H.R. 3600/S.2065, Deepfakes Report Act of 2019 Digital wellbeing

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High-skilled immigration and job creation STEM and innovation DACA H-1B visa reform H.R. 1044/S.386, Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019

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Intellectual property enforcement Patent Standards and Quality; Venue; Post-grant review Digital Millennium Copyright Act US Copyright Office modernization Register of Copyrights Intermediary liability for copyright infringing content generated by users Music licensing H.R. 2426/S. 1273, Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 (CASE Act)

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General issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Open-source software Cloud computing Quantum computing AI principles R&D on artificial intelligence, machine learning, and quantum information science

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International tax reform Digital services taxation

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Health IT Health data policy Opioid crisis Public health information

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Regulation of online advertising Privacy and competition issues in online advertising

-

Connected education Rolling study halls (H.R. 1693, To require the Federal Communications Commission to make the provision of Wi-Fi access on school buses eligible for E-rate support) Student digital privacy

-

Benefits of online services for small businesses Grow with Google Small business advertising issues Small business competitive landscape Liquidity for small businesses beset by pandemic

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Railroad maps

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Cybersecurity issues Online content moderation

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Freedom of expression, intermediary liability, and intellectual property in international trade agreements Data localization New trade agreement negotiations (e.g., USMCA) China tariffs Technology transfer, export administration and licensing, and supply chain security

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Anti-human trafficking efforts Internet intermediary liability S. 3398, Eliminating Abusive and Rampant Neglect of Interactive Technologies (EARN IT) Act Law enforcement access to data stored abroad Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties; prospective comity agreements Reporting of online terrorist activity Government access to electronic communications transactional records Criminal justice reform CLOUD Act implementation

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Openness and competition in online services and devices Workplace policies; diversity and inclusion Future of work Competition regulation and antitrust law, domestically and internationally H.R. 2054/S. 1700, Journalism Competition and Preservation Act of 2019

-

Freedom of expression and free flow of information Global trade issues Digital services taxes

-

Spectrum allocation and sharing and white spaces rules International Internet governance Online video Competition in video programming Promoting broadband infrastructure deployment FCC regulation of privacy, broadband Restoring Internet Freedom

-

Lobbyists:

WEBB, SETH
JEFFRIES, STEWART
LADNER, ANDREW
AN, EDWARD
LASALA, FRANNIE
PEARSON, NICK
SULLIVAN, JOHN V.
Bhadelia, A.J.

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name:
CACIF
Country :
GUATEMALA
Contribution :
$30,000



Money Spent:

Amount Client Government Entities

$4,900,000

Jan 22, 2019

FOURTH QUARTER REPORT

GOOGLE LLC

SENATE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

$3,360,000

Apr 22, 2019

FIRST QUARTER REPORT

GOOGLE LLC

SENATE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

$2,940,000

Jul 22, 2019

SECOND QUARTER REPORT

GOOGLE LLC

SENATE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

$2,770,000

Oct 21, 2019

THIRD QUARTER REPORT

GOOGLE LLC

SENATE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

$2,740,000

Jan 21, 2020

FOURTH QUARTER REPORT

GOOGLE LLC

SENATE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

$1,800,000

Apr 20, 2020

FIRST QUARTER REPORT

GOOGLE CLIENT SERVICES LLC (FORMERLY REPORTING AS GOOGLE LLC)

SENATE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES