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.
Place, who was raised in Palo Alto, began his career as an attorney in the Palo Alto office of the law firm Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison. He was named one of the most influential lawyers in California by the Los Angeles Daily Journal in both 1999 and 2000. Law.com also has a story.
UW hacking suspect's case addresses privacy, access
Jennifer Granick, Heckenkamp's attorney and clinical director at the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford University, has frequently assailed what she calls the government's overzealous prosecution of hacker cases. In this case, she believes that UW-Madison and its police invaded Heckenkamp's privacy.