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'The Internet's Own Bo[d]y [of Law],' a Hyatt Fund Event

Thursday, October 09, 2014,

  • Location: Vanderbilt Law School • 131 21st Ave South • Nashville, TN 37203
  • Room: Moore Room

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Using clips of The Internet's Own Boy, a documentary about the hacktivism and prosecution of Aaron Schwarz, as a base of discussion, panelists who are active in IP/technology law will comment on the first amendment issues, policy tensions, and contemporary legal problems that arise on the evolving jurisprudence on the body of law pertaining to the internet.

Panelists include:

Andy Sellars, First Amendment Fellow, Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University 

Neel Chatterjee, '95, partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Jeffrey K. Newman. director, Vanderbilt University Office of Technology & Research Administration

This event is sponsored by the Intellectual Property Association and the Law & Business Society and is made possible by funds from the Wayne S. Hyatt '68 (BA'65) and his late wife, Amanda M. Hyatt (BA'67, MA'74) Student Activities Fund. A reception will immediately follow the panel.