News & Events

  • November 15, 2013

    NALC Opposes Marketplace Fairness Act

    This week National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) President Fredric Rolando sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) stating NALC's opposition to the Marketplace Fairness Act as it is currently written.

    Regions: United States

  • November 13, 2013

    eBay Welcomes Congressional Staff to NYC

    Lead staffers to members of the House of Representatives Judiciary and Energy & Commerce Committees visited eBay Inc.'s New York Commerce Innovation Center Tuesday to catch a glimpse of new technologies and services that are revolutionizing commerce.

    Regions: United States

  • November 12, 2013

    eBay Inc. Main Street 2013 State & Local Election Recap

    In the 2013 election cycle, regular gubernatorial and legislative elections were only held in New Jersey and Virginia, as well as a handful of local mayoral races significant to local eBay Inc. operations in Boston, King of Prussia, Seattle and New York City.

    Regions: United States

  • November 12, 2013

    Colorado Small Businesses Speak Out against MFA

    Joshua Lindenstein, a reporter with the Boulder County Business Report, recently published an article covering the Marketplace Fairness Act. In the article, he quotes eBay sellers and small business owners, Brian Fricano and Nick Martin.

    Regions: United States

  • November 11, 2013

    Veterans Day Special: How MFA will Affect Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

    While the current state of our economy has negatively impacted many of our American heroes, Internet commerce has created new opportunities for our Veterans.

    Regions: United States

  • November 8, 2013

    Congressman Henry Waxman Visits Commerce Innovation Showcase

    While standing in line waiting to check out with a mobile device, Rep. Henry Waxman (D-CA) saw first-hand how eBay technologies are revolutionizing the retail experience, both online and offline.

    Regions: United States

  • October 31, 2013

    NetChoice Publishes Halloween Edition iAWFUL List

    NetChoice has published a Halloween edition of their 2013 Internet Advocates Watchlist of Ugly Laws (iAWFUL) list. The list features legislation that could be extremely harmful to Internet freedom and commerce.

    Regions: United States

  • October 31, 2013

    California Capitol Black Staff Association Tours eBay San Jose

    eBay Inc.'s State Government Relations team hosted a visit last week by the California Capitol Black Staff Association (CCBSA).

    Regions: United States

  • October 30, 2013

    How should industries like payments be regulated in the 21st century?

    PayPal is at the leading edge of the global, technology-enabled payments industry, serving 137 million consumers, entrepreneurs and businesses of all sizes in 193 markets around the world. The industry has seen tremendous innovation and competition from players large and small, with rapidly evolving technologies driving change and progress towards a brighter future.

    Regions: United States

  • October 29, 2013

    eBay Seller Discusses Marketplace Fairness Act Challenges

    This week, we wanted to bring you even more perspective from another one of our community’s small business owners. In this candid interview, Tony, owner of Fredrickson’s, discusses his fears regarding the Marketplace Fairness Act.

    Regions: United States

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