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Chris Hoofnagle
Adjunct Professor
Focus: Internet law, information privacy, consumer protection, cybersecurity, computer crime, regulation of technology, edtech
(510) 643-0213
Associate Professor
Focus: privacy, fairness, human rights, cybersecurity, technology and governance, values in design
(510) 642-0499

Law news


Chris Jay Hoofnagle, Deirdre Mulligan, and others weighed in on an ongoing lawsuit challenging the authority of the Federal Trade Commission to regulate companies’ data security practices.

Deirdre K. Mulligan
Statement to US Copyright Office urges reform of the laws inhibiting cybersecurity research.
Although case law is technically public domain, legal decisions are often scattered across the Internet, locked up in proprietary systems, and only available by paying exorbitant fees. A new non-profit aims to make these legal materials easily and freely available to all.