The Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School is a leader in the study of the law and policy around the Internet and other emerging technologies.
Justin Hall studies and writes about digital culture. Called a "journalist of the future" for his early active publishing on the world wide web, Hall has translated an enthusiasm for participatory technology into a career studying social engagement with electronic media. Whether reporting on a Klingon Beauty Pageant from the DragonCon game convention or updating the web wirelessly from a snow festival in rural Japan, Hall is widely travelled both online and offline.
Jane Pinckard studies the intersections of international digital youth culture. Her graduate work in Japanese history at the University of California, Berkeley, informs her examination of the emergence of home video consoles and the exchange of fashion and media across the Pacific Ocean. To date her research and articles have appeared in edge publications like Bust, Mindjack, TheFeature, and Read Satellite.
This talk will present a roadmap of emerging legal problems in the area of Digital Rights Management (DRM) that are less frequently discussed in legal and policy circles. The talk will cover issues such as