Jim Buatti

  1. Wikimedia releases ninth transparency report

    Our newly-released transparency report highlights the requests we received in the first half of 2018.... Read more

  2. California Supreme Court upholds critical intermediary liability provision

    In a well-reasoned opinion, the California Supreme Court recognized that CDA 230 offers broad protection to sites like Yelp from liability for user-created content.... Read more

  3. Wikimedia releases eighth transparency report

    Our newly-released transparency report highlights the requests we received in the second half of 2017.... Read more

  4. Wikimedia Foundation releases new transparency report, online and in print

    The newly-issued report covers information about requests we received in the first six months of 2017.... Read more

  5. Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA: Why we’re here and where we’re going

    The Wikimedia Foundation’s mission is to support the communities of readers and contributors who share and consume information on Wikipedia and the other free-knowledge projects. Privacy and anonymity are crucial to the free sharing of knowledge. Mass surveillance erodes our privacy and individualism, and undermines our expressive and associational freedoms. ... Read more

  6. Victory at the Fourth Circuit: Court of Appeals allows Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA to proceed

    The decision marks an important victory for the privacy and free expression rights of Wikimedia users.... Read more

  7. Wikimedia Foundation releases first transparency report of 2017

    The newly-issued report covers information about requests we received between July and December 2016.... Read more

  8. Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA update: Hearing at the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

    We will continue advocating for the privacy and expression rights of the Wikimedia communities, which enable users to freely create and share knowledge.... Read more

  9. Freedom of expression includes the freedom to link

    You have probably never worried that you could be sued for posting a hyperlink to a video or article. But under a ruling by Hungarian national courts, it could be possible. ... Read more

  10. Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA update: appeal hearing scheduled

    The next hearing in our case against the United States National Security Agency and others over the U.S. government’s Upstream surveillance practices will take place on December 8, 2016, at the US Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia.... Read more