The Search for Privacy and Security in the Internet’s Modern Era

Date: 
June 14, 2013

What role does government have in regulating, monitoring, and reviewing our online behavior, and what limits should be placed on the government and corporations and their ability to share the details of our private lives?  With ECPA reform being assessed by Congress, true cyber security reform stalled, and with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) left intact by the Supreme Court in Clapper v. Amnesty International, the intersection of government, technology, the internet, and privacy is front and center in the national debate.  What are the various constitutional and legislative considerations?  What are the challenges to reform?

 

Mark Eckenwiler, Senior Counsel, Perkins Coie
 
Susan Freiwald, Professor of Law, University of San Francisco School of Law
 
Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO, National Constitution Center; Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
 
Nathan Sales, Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law
 
Peter Swire, C. William O’Neill Professor of Law and Judicial Administration, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law