President Joe Biden has nominated Alvaro Bedoya, Founding Director of Georgetown Law’s Center on Privacy & Technology and Visiting Professor, to serve on the Federal Trade Commission. "Professor Bedoya is a leading thinker at the intersection of…
Federal Trade Commission chair Lina Khan visited Georgetown Law for a lively, student-led discussion of current issues in antitrust enforcement and consumer protection.
From Twitter banning a sitting president, to Robinhood halting GameStop trades amidst the guerilla campaign to hike shares, recent events underscore the influence of what Professor Anupam Chander refers to as the “new gatekeepers.”
Accelerated class on ‘big data’ is newest addition to ‘Week One’ experiential learning courses
Clinic Students Team Up with Privacy Center and Immigrant Rights Group to Advance Legislation in Maryland StatehouseApril 17, 2020 Civil Rights & Antidiscrimination Legislation and Administrative Law Technology, Communication, and Intellectual Property
In 2013, Maryland enacted a state law allowing residents to get driver’s licenses without providing proof of citizenship.
Georgetown Law Announces Two New Degrees, Including Nation’s First “Master of Law and Technology” Program for Non-LawyersMarch 9, 2020 Press Releases Technology, Communication, and Intellectual Property
Classes will start fall 2020 for new program designed to equip technologists, Hill staff, civil society advocates and other professionals with a foundation in technology law and policy
Days after a malfunctioning app wreaked chaos on the Iowa Caucus, Georgetown Law convened leading scholars, policymakers, technologists and journalists to examine the challenges technology poses to the electoral process.
Georgetown Law’s Civil Rights Clinic and Father of Slain Journalist File FTC Complaint to Remove Violent Murder Videos from YouTubeFebruary 20, 2020 Clinics Press Releases Technology, Communication, and Intellectual Property
YouTube deceives consumers by refusing to take down videos that violate its own Terms of Service, Andy Parker and Georgetown Law clinic allege
Jessica Rich, Former Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, joins Georgetown Law’s Institute for Technology Law & Policy as a Distinguished FellowFebruary 12, 2020 Press Releases Technology, Communication, and Intellectual Property
WASHINGTON - Jessica Rich, the former Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, is joining Georgetown Law’s Institute for Technology Law & Policy as a Distinguished Fellow. Rich joins a growing group of experts at the Institute, including…
Musician, Activist Simon Tam Speaks at Georgetown Law about his Landmark Supreme Court Case, Matal V. TamJanuary 27, 2020 Faculty Technology, Communication, and Intellectual Property
The Institute for Technology Law & Policy hosted musician and activist Simon Tam, whose efforts to trademark his band name “The Slants” prompted a legal battle that went all the way to the Supreme Court. Simon appeared in conversation with Tech…
When David E. McCraw, The New York Times’ deputy general counsel, came to the paper 17 years ago, most of the privacy issues he saw were fairly straightforward: People called him wanting stories about them taken off the Times’ website. The top request?