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.
Architecture and Public Policy
CIS explores how changes in the architecture of computer networks affect the economic environment for innovation and competition on the Internet, and how the law should react to those changes. This work has lead us to analyze the issue of network neutrality, perhaps the Internet's most debated policy issue, which concerns Internet user's ability to access the content and software of their choice without interference from network providers.
Stephen Schultze is Associate Director at the Center for Information Technology Policy at Princeton University. He comes most recently from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard. His research focuses on government transparency, telecoms policy, and open source. He holds an M.S. from MIT’s Comparative Media Studies program and a B.A. in Computer Science.Join us for a talk on “RECAP the Law and the Movement to Free Government Records” given by Stephen Schultze, Associate Director at the Center for Information Technology Policy at Princeton University. Read more about 1/11: RECAP the Law and the Movement to Free Government Records with Stephen Schultze
Join us for a talk on Civic Technologies and the Future of the Internet by Jonathan Zittrain, Visiting Professor.
Co-hosted by the Robert Crown Law Library and the Center for Internet & Society.
Snacks & Home-baked sweets served! Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch. Read more about 10/28: Jonathan Zittrain - Civic Technologies and the Future of the Internet
Widely recognized as a preeminent scholar of intellectual property law, Mark A. Lemley (BA '88) is an accomplished litigator—having litigated cases before the US Supreme Court, the California Supreme Court, and federal circuit courts—as well as a prolific writer with more than 100 published articles and six books. He has testified numerous times before Congress, the California legislature, the Federal Trade Commission, and the Antitrust Modernization Commission on patent, trade secret, antitrust, and constitutional law matters. He is also a partner and founder in the firm Durie Tangri LLP. Read more about 10/12: Speaker Series - Mark Lemley - The Patent Crisis and How the Courts Can Solve It