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CIS is a leader in the study of the law and policy around the Internet and other emerging technologies.
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“If companies start taking data management seriously, they will create a positive response loop that will enhance trust in the digital economy,” says Affiliate Scholar Omer Tene.

https://www.raconteur.net/business/eu-data-regulation-will-govern-the-uk-despite-brexit

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"This is a chance for a real challenge to the programmatic nature of the surveillance," stated Jennifer Granick, Director of Civil Liberties, on Wikimedia lawsuit against the NSA.

https://news.vice.com/story/newly-revived-wikipedia-suit-could-reveal-secrets-of-nsa-surveillance-program

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“These are not questions the law has had to answer before. We don’t want to permit a system in which merely reading something or associating with other people can be used as strong evidence that you hold the views of the people you hang out with or the things you read.” says Affiliate Scholar Neil Richards commenting on digital breadcrumbs.

https://www.wired.com/2017/05/campus-murder-tests-facebook-clicks-evidence-hate/

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"Operating systems are complex by demand, and computer scientists do not yet know how to ensure that software is secure. Courts and juries are not going to do that job any better," said Jennifer Granick.

http://fortune.com/2017/05/20/microsoft-ransomware-legal/

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“The real issue is: Does it make sense to keep applying these pre-digital-era cases to a totally different context?” asks Affiliate Scholar Elizabeth Joh.

https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/05/cell-tower-cases-supreme-court/526629/

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"The government has shown that it itself is persistently incapable of keeping its tools secure,” said Affiliate Scholar Kristen Eichensehr.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/news/2017/05/17/wannacry-ransomware-privacy-nsa-apple-fbi-backdoor-encryption-stolen/101789152/

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“This was not the big one. This was a precursor of a far worse attack that will inevitably strike — and it is likely, unfortunately, that [the next] attack will not have a kill switch,” said Affiliate Scholar Andrea M. Matwyshyn.

http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/article/massive-global-cyberattack/

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This Is How Autonomous Driving Systems Will Affect Your Car Insurance. Affiliate Scholar Bryant Walker Smith's research paper on autonomous driving and product liability is mentioned.

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.za/benjamin-stotter/this-is-how-autonomous-driving-systems-affect-your-car-insurance_a_22083171/

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“The question is: What is the screen going to see, and who is going to see it?” asks Director of Privacy Albert Gidari of the new Amazon Echo Look.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/amazons-new-echo-device-will-be-watching-1494524917
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