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  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Competition Policy and Antitrust
  • Innovation and Economic Growth
  • Intellectual Property
  • Interoperability
  • Networks, the Internet, and Cloud Computing
  • Privacy and Security

TAP Highlights

Why Does the Current Data Security Law Fail?

“The market often fails to create the incentive for good security, and in many cases, the incentives encourage poor security. … Data security law right now is like a game of hot potato where no one wants to be stuck holding the potato when the timer runs out.” – from BREACHED!, a new book by Daniel Solove & Woodrow Hartzog

Addressing the Scarcity of Minority-Owned Private Capital Funds

Black and Hispanic-owned funds comprise only a tiny percentage of private capital groups in the United States. In “Racial Diversity in Private Capital Fundraising,” economist Josh Lerner and his coauthors consider whether “emerging manager” are effective in addressing the problem.

How Can Social Media Platforms Better Combat Misinformation?

In “Cross-Platform Disinformation Campaigns: Lessons Learned and Next Steps,” TAP computer researchers Kate Starbird and Tom Wilson analyze the misinformation campaign against a humanitarian group operating in Syria, recommending that social media platforms develop formal channels of collaboration to fight misinformation.

Parenting in Digital World Requires Limits and an Open Mind

In The Connected Parent: An Expert Guide to Parenting in a Digital World, law professors John Palfrey and Urs Gasser offer guidance for parents concerned about screen time, social media, gaming, and the role of technology in education, advising parents to balance children’s need for limits with independence online.

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Key Quotes from BREACHED!

Posted on May 20, 2022
Professors Daniel Solove and Woodrow Hartzog present some key quotes from their new book, BREACHED! Why Data Security Law Fails and How to Improve It (Oxford University Press, 2022).

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