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Tech Acts Paper

774 words - 4 pages

Information Technology Acts Paper
Amanda R. Thomas
BIS 220
June 16,2014

Information Technology Acts Paper

There are so many advances in technology now a days and it is only going to keep growing. The result of having so many advances is that things get overlooked and it causes ethical issues such as privacy, property and ease of access to personal and private information. The Fair Credit Reporting act of 1970 as well as The Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 are good examples of why we need to constantly build onto the acts and not just leave them where they are or were.

The Fair Credit Reporting Act of 1970 controls the amount of personal information someone can get from ...view middle of the document...

Not that there won't be ethnical issues later as we advance but the acts need to advance with it.

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 was implemented so that it was protecting the rights of the people getting called and also allowing businesses to use telemarketing effectively. There were laws put into place for the telemarketers and each person telemarketing needed to be fully trained, and understand perfectly what they needed to do when calling someone. The first rule was they couldn't call before 8:00 am or after 9:00 pm local time. They needed to state their name and what company they were working for and on whose behalf they were calling for. The consumers (being us) had the right to be put on a list of numbers along with others who wished never to be contacted by this company again. Then came the "DO NOT CALL LIST" they had to keep this list for up to 10 years and it was not to be sold to other telemarketers and had to have the consent of the caller to be able to share any information. The ethical issue behind this is...

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