The Cloud Communications Alliance is an industry peer association dedicated to fostering the growth of cloud communications. We do so by bringing together leading cloud communications providers to promote awareness, adoption and understanding of cloud communications services and their benefits. We are comprised of industry leading hosted communications companies and supported by sponsors that provide products and services for the cloud communications industry.
Following are three of our many benefits to members;
1. The FBI is looking at companies that provide hosted communications. The FBI’s “top priority” in 2013 is to modernize surveillance law so authorities can monitor in real time the Web activities of Americans suspected of committing crimes, the FBI’s general counsel said. At a luncheon for the American Bar Association in Washington last week, Andrew Weissman said that a 1994 federal law designed to help law enforcement conduct lawful surveillance was not keeping up with modern forms of communication. The law, known as the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act, or CALEA, applies to telecommunications companies,
The Cloud Communications Alliance (“CCA”) has assembled a panel of experts to explain the applicability of the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act (“CALEA”) to Cloud Communications service providers. Telecommunications attorney and CALEA expert, Michael Donahue, and the former law enforcement and national security professionals at Subsentio, a nationally-recognized Trusted Third Party, will provide background on CALEA’s application to VoIP and Cloud-based communications and will discuss recent examples of the law enforcement community’s increased vigilance in enforcing its right of direct access to Cloud-based communications networks. Subsentio will also detail the road map for service provider compliance through CALEA’s “Safe Harbor” provisions.
Title: CALEA Compliance for Cloud Communications
Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Time: 1:00 PM EDT / 10:00 AM PDT
Register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/275739862 Space is limited, so reserve now!
2. The CCA has with the help of the Comm Law Group has a combination of professionally-managed regulatory compliance services and access to knowledge bases and resources that are essential to compliance with Federal and State laws and regulations. Package includes the following compliance manuals:
3. Remember to register for our Cloud Communications Alliance Napa Valley meeting, June 3-4 in Wine Country. CLICK HERE FOR THE DETAILS AND TO REGISTER PLEASE