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Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Professor Feldman on What the Loss of Groklaw Means for the Future of Privacy

First it was Lavabit and Silent Circle; now respected tech law site Groklaw is closing down. "They tell us that if you send or receive an email from outside the U.S., it will be read," explained founder Pamela Jones.

The key issue is whether Groklaw's closure is a sign of things to come, Robin Feldman, a professor of law at the UC Hastings College of the Law, told the E-Commerce Times.

"The Internet ecosystem ... is somewhat like the international monetary system: It works because we are all willing to believe and to play along," Feldman explained. "Widespread withdrawal or nonparticipation could damage the fabric."

Read the full story on E-Commerce Times here.

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Friday, January 23, 2015

Thinkers & Doers: January 23, 2015

UC Hastings community members in the news and making moves January 17, 2014 - January 23, 2015.
Thursday, January 22, 2015

2L Trailblazer Liliana Garcia

"We might have had less growing up,” she said, “but I actually had more support emotionally, and that is what people need to get through anything.”
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

New Study Reveals "Double Jeopardy" Faced by Women of Color in STEM

Professor Joan C. Williams and the Center for WorkLife Law released the report, which demonstrates in startling fashion how subtle—and not-so-subtle—bias shapes the daily work lives of women in STEM, and how women’s experience of gender bias is shaped by race.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015

New AALS Section on East Asian Law and Society Points to Region’s Growing Prominence

Professor Miyazawa was elected as the first Chair.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Mark Werbner Lectures on Anti-Terrorism Litigation

His 10-year-long case held a financial institution civilly liable for providing services to Hamas.
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