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Judging Technology

Apr 7, 2014 04:30PM
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Open to the Public
Speaker(s): 
Denny Chin ’75, Judge, US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; Jeremy Fogel, Judge, US District Court for the Northern District of California, Director, Federal Judicial Center; Jean-Jacques Gomez, Justice (retired), French Cour de Cassation

From Yahoo’s international legal fight over the online sale of Nazi memorabilia to Google’s protracted struggle for the right to scan copyrighted books, courts around the world have grappled with the application of old rules to rapid innovations in information technology that have major societal implications. This international panel of judges who have been at the forefront of these famous cases will explore some of the issues that they have faced in dealing with high stakes information technology cases.