MTTLR is pleased to announce “Privacy, Technology and the Law,” a symposium which will take place on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the University of Michigan Law School. This symposium will bring together a diverse set of perspectives on privacy and technology for the discussion of an important topic at a critical time in the development of the surrounding legal doctrines. The symposium will include three distinct discussion panels. Each panelist will give a short presentation, followed by a question and answer session. Snacks and refreshments will be provided, and the symposium is free and open to all.

Past Symposia

Green Technology and Economic Revitalization
in Michigan
March 25, 2011
The Law and Economics of Drug DevelopmentNovember 7, 2008
21st Century Copyright Law in the Digital DomainMarch 24, 2006
Life Sciences, Technology, and the LawMarch 7, 2003
Law, Policy, and The Convergence of Telecommunications and Computing TechnologiesMarch 7-9, 2001
Challenging Traditional Legal Paradigms:
Is Technology Outpacing the Law?
March 12-13, 1999
Redefining Access to Information: Power, Politics, Law, and the New TechnologyApril 5, 1997
Advising Businesses in an Online Digital World:
The Risks and Rewards of Electronic Commerce
March 27, 1996
Policing the Internet: Jake Baker and BeyondMarch 9, 1995
Competition and the Information SuperhighwaySeptember 30, 1994

Symposium Information

Privacy, Technology and the Law
Saturday, February 21, 2015
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Symposium Program

Symposium Schedule

  • 9:00 AM - Check-in and Breakfast
  • 9:30 AM - Panel #1: Theories of Privacy in Light of “ Big Data ”
  • 11:15 AM - Light snacks and refreshments
  • 11:30 AM - Panel #2: A Global Perspective on Technology, Privacy and the Law
  • 1:15 PM - Lunch
  • 1:45 PM - Panel #3: Technological Advances and Criminal Procedure

See the Agenda for more details.

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