All related past events for Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

May 22 2018 12:00pm to May 22 2018 12:00pm

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

Art that Imitates Art: Computational Creativity and Creative Contracting

Jessica Fjeld and Mason Kortz, Cyberlaw Clinicians at Harvard Law

Join us for our last Tuesday Luncheon of the academic year! Cyberlaw Clinicians Jess Fjeld and Mason Kortz for a discussion about copyright in AI-generated works, the need for a shared understanding of what is and isn’t up for grabs in a license, and how forward-thinking contracts can prevent AI developers and artists from having their rights decided by our (often notoriously backwards-looking) legal system.

May 15 2018 12:00pm to May 15 2018 12:00pm

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

Shaping Consumption: How Social Network Manipulation Tactics Are Impacting Amazon and Influencing Consumers

featuring Renee DiResta

This talk examines the ways that these same manipulative tactics are being deployed on Amazon, which is now the dominant product search engine and a battlefield for economically and ideologically motivated actors.

May 8 2018 12:00pm to May 8 2018 12:00pm

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

Governance and Regulation in the land of Crypto-Securities (as told by CryptoKitties)

featuring founding members, Dieter Shirley and Alex Shih

Join founding members of the CryptoKitties team, Dieter Shirley and Alex Shih, as they discuss the unique governance, legal, and regulatory challenges of putting cats on the Ethereum blockchain.

Apr 10 2018 12:00pm to Apr 10 2018 12:00pm

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

THEFT! A History of Music

Professors James Boyle and Jennifer Jenkins (Duke Law School) discuss Theft! A History of Music, their graphic novel about musical borrowing.

Theft! A History of Music is a graphic novel laying out a 2000-year long history of musical borrowing from Plato to rap.

Apr 9 2018 12:00pm to Apr 9 2018 12:00pm

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

Remedies for Cyber Defamation: Criminal Libel, Anti-Speech Injunctions, Forgeries, Frauds, and More

Featuring Professor Eugene Volokh, UCLA School of Law

“Cheap speech” has massively increased ordinary people’s access to mass communications -- both for good and for ill. How has the system of remedies for defamatory, privacy-invading, and harassing speech reacted? Some ways are predictable; some are surprising; some are shocking. Prof. Eugene Volokh (UCLA) will lay it out at a special Berkman Klein Luncheon on Monday, April 9th. Please join us!

Apr 3 2018 12:00pm to Apr 3 2018 12:00pm

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series

The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World

featuring author, Jennifer E. Rothman, Professor of Law and Joseph Scott Fellow, Loyola Law School

Jennifer E. Rothman will be talking about her book, The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World (Harvard University Press 2018). She challenges the conventional story of the right of publicity's development, and questions the transformation of people into intellectual property.