April 12, 2011
eBay Applauds Senators Kerry & McCain’s ‘Privacy Bill of Rights’
eBay Applauds Senators Kerry & McCain’s ‘Privacy Bill of Rights’ Today, eBay, HP, Microsoft and Intel released a statement in support of Senator Kerry’s (D-MA) and Senator McCain’s (R-AZ) Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act. Over the years, eBay has advocated for the enactment of strong federal privacy legislation that not only ensures consumer trust and confidence in the ecommerce marketplace, but also encourages innovation and growth on the Internet. <a href="http://www.ebaymainstreet.com/news-events/ebay-applauds-senators-kerry-m... here to read more about the \'Privacy Bill of Rights\'.</a>
April 8, 2011
CNBC: “Will Paperless Change the Face of the Ticket Industry?”
April 5, 2011
'eBay Takes the Lead Against Counterfeits Online in China'
'The Cross-Border Trade (CBT) Government Relations team recently participated in a panel discussion on the online sale of counterfeits, organized by the Quality Brand Protection Committee (QBPC) in Beijing. More than 100 members were in attendance, including representatives from eBay’s Asset Protection Team, the Ministry of Public Security and Louis Vuitton Malletier.'
April 5, 2011
eBay Takes the Lead Against Counterfeits Online in China
The Cross-Border Trade (CBT) Government Relations team recently participated in a panel discussion on the online sale of counterfeits, organized by the Quality Brand Protection Committee (QBPC) in Beijing. More than 100 members were in attendance, including representatives from eBay’s Asset Protection Team, the Ministry of Public Security and Louis Vuitton Malletier.
April 4, 2011
eBay and Federation for the Blind Increase Entrepreneurial Opportunity
eBay Inc. has been committed to the issue of accessibility for several years. Whether it’s working with lawmakers on related public policy or improving technology to assist the visually impaired, we work hard to make sure that everyone who wants to use eBay can do so. <a href="http://www.ebaymainstreet.com/news-events/ebay-and-federation-blind-incr... about eBay’s recent training program in partnership with the National Federation for the Blind (NFB)</a> and <a href="http://pages.ebay.com/help/account/accessibility.html">visit eBay’s Accessibility Center</a> on <a href="http://www.ebay.com">ebay.com</a>.
April 4, 2011
Jerry Moran Comes to Silicon Valley
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kansas) paid a visit last week to eBay Inc. headquarters in San Jose, California. Senator Moran arrived early and enjoyed lunch with his staff at eBay’s Mint Café. He then met with Tod Cohen to learn more about eBay’s small business retailers and the latest developments from eBay and PayPal.
April 1, 2011
Online Business Index Launch
On 21st March 2011, Senator Conroy launched eBay’s second Online Business Index at Parliament House in Canberra.
The outlook for Australia\'s businesses selling on eBay is overwhelmingly positive, in fact the results show that Australian-based eBay businesses grew 10 times faster than retail growth over the same period. <a href="/news-events/online-business-index-launch">Click here to download the OBI and see photos from the event.</a>
March 31, 2011
eBay Partners with Retailers to Curb Youth Theft Rings
eBay’s Asset Protection team has partnered with the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention (NASP) in response to a new trend in juvenile shoplifting. More youth are being asked to shoplift for others, stealing multiple items, and selling the goods they steal. As part of our ongoing commitment to prevent the online sale of stolen goods, eBay regularly partners with both the retail and criminal justice communities. <a href="http://www.ebaymainstreet.com/files/ebay_paul_jones_shoplift.pdf">Read what eBay’s Paul Jones, Global Director of Asset Protection, has to say about today’s young shoplifters</a>.
March 31, 2011
eBay Australia Wins "Best Online Retailer" Award at CHOICE Award 2011
eBay Australia proudly accepted the award for Best Online Retailer at the inagural <a href="http://www.choice.com.au/reviews-and-tests/money/shopping-and-legal/shop... Award 2011</a>, beating industry heavyweights like Apple and Amazon.