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.
Are you an OkCupid user? Would you consider the data on your profile public—fair game for anyone to download and share with the rest of the world?
"akeaway: Public data, of course, is already public. But now providers have an obligation to package it up and ship it over to defense counsel, notes Riana Pfefferkorn of Stanford Law School’s Center for Internet and Society. “Providers are now on notice that they’re presumably going to get a lot more of these types of subpoenas.”"