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May 2022

Currently on TAP

Recently on TAP, Sonia Katyal argued that trade secret law is being applied beyond its intended purpose of protecting intellectual property. Nicholas Bloom focuses on how the work-from-home transformation triggered by the pandemic is impacting city centers and suburbs. Josh Lerner and his coauthors identify the innovators and patent awardees within the financial technology sector. Finally, Daron Acemoglu and his co-author explain why the US and many industrialized countries are seeing rising wage inequality go hand in hand with modest productivity gains.

Read the latest TAP blogs…

    Cybersecurity Law Year in Review
    May 11, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Hosted by the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology
    In this highly-focused, year-in-review webinar (one of 30 hosted by BCLT and Berkeley Law), you will hear experts — including TAP scholar Jim Dempsey — explain the key cases in cybersecurity law from the prior year and discuss their relevance. TAP scholar Chris Hoofnagle will host.

    Ninth Annual Governance of Emerging Technologies & Science (GETS) Conference
    May 19, 2022 - May 20, 2022
    Hosted by the Center for Law, Science, and Innovation
    The conference will present and discuss regulatory, governance, legal, policy, social and ethical aspects of emerging technologies, including autonomous vehicles, virtual reality, quantum computing robotics, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), and more.

    15th Annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference
    June 2, 2022 - June 3, 2022
    Hosted by Northeastern University
    This conference assembles privacy law scholars and practitioners from around the world to discuss current issues and foster greater connections between academia and practice. Several TAP scholars will participate.