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January 27th, 2021
We discuss Prof. Scott Skinner-Thompson’s theory of “performative privacy” as a means of resistance for marginalized communities and its limitations, which he expounds on in his new book “Privacy at the Margins.” (Prof. Skinner Thompson is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Colorado Law School.) Hosts: Andy Zachrich ...
December 1st, 2020
We discuss adversarial machine learning, the CFAA, and AI bias with Prof. Ryan Calo (Professor of Law at the University of Washington School of Law) and David O’Hair (associate at Knobbe Martens), co-authors of “Is Tricking a Robot Hacking?” from our Journal’s Volume 34, Issue 3. Hosts: Haley Broughton (J.D. ...
October 15th, 2020
Hosts Ibrahim Hinds ’23 and Kurt Fredrickson ’23 cover recent criminal charges against the founders of one of the world’s largest BitCoin exchanges, the House’s antitrust report on Facebook, Google, Apple, and Amazon, and the Supreme Court copyright case between Oracle and Google. [Ibrahim] You’re listening to the Berkeley Technology ...
October 6th, 2020
Hosts Matt Sardo ’23 and Meg Sullivan ‘ 23 follow up on last week’s coverage of TikTok’s request for an injunction to the ban of its app, and cover Epic Games’ lawsuit against Apple following the companies’ dispute over banning Fortnite from Apple’s App Store, the EU’s draft of antitrust ...
September 29th, 2020
Hosts Kurt Fredrickson ’23 and Jonathan Baer ’23 discuss antitrust action against Google, the latest in TikTok’s troubles with the current administration, and a data breach class action against Amazon. [Kurt] You’re listening to This Week in Tech Law, brought to you by the Berkeley Technology Law Journal. I’m Kurt ...
May 1st, 2020
Host Veronica Bognot ’21 discusses Amazon’s alleged misuse of seller data, the most recent salvo in Facebook’s suit against NSO Group, and the Supreme Court’s ruling on whether explanations of the law are copyrightable. The BTLJ Podcast · This Week in Tech Law – May 1st, 2020
April 27th, 2020
Host Yexi Xu (LLM ’20) tells us all about police drones in Baltimore, how Facebook and Twitter are dealing with the President’s LIBERATE tweets, and Intel freeing up its IP during the crisis. The BTLJ Podcast · This Week in Tech Law – April 26th, 2020
April 22nd, 2020
Host Elizabeth Fu ’21 covers the Facebook’s Libra project’s newest iteration, an exemption for Nuro that paves the way for driverless deliveries, and delays in the trial of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes.
April 18th, 2020
Host Joseph Kroon ’22 discusses the new Apple/Google COVID-19 contact network system, the Supreme Court’s first foray into broadcasting its proceedings, and a ruling regarding copyright and third parties on Instagram.
April 15th, 2020
Host Debbie Mosley ’22 talks N95 mask price gouging, Telegram’s cryptocurrency woes, and copyright over basketball players’ tattoos in NBA 2K.