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The best gavel-to-gavel legal news and information on the net. Host Bennet Kelley talks about the hot- button internet legal topics of the day ,and stay up to date on the latest in internet law and policy. Hear the latest net trends impacting your business, and have your questions answered by leading authorities.

Latest Show Episodes & Updates

Internet Privacy with Lorrie Cranor and Douglas Gansler
Air Date: October 29, 2014

0 Talking Internet Privacy as Bennet speaks with Lorrie Cranor, Associate Professor of Computer Science and of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University.Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler. He discusses how government should view privacy and the Internet, from location tracking to hacking, data safety and data breaches to cyberbullying. Podcast: Play in new window […]



Internet Governance and Mid-Term Elections with Eric Jardine
Air Date: October 22, 2014

0  We discuss internet governance with Eric Jardine of the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Toronto, Canada.  Eric is one of the publishers of CIGIs blog Reimaging The Internet which discusses current events, trends and challenges in the realm of Internet governance Podcast: Play in new window | Download (48.2MB)



Gamergate and I Am Sarkeesian; News Out Of ICANN 51
Air Date: October 15, 2014

0  As ICANN meets in Los Angeles for its tri-annual meeting, issues of the proposed ICANN transfer and ICANN’s accountability itself loom large.  Steve DelBianco, an occasional ICANN critic and CLBR veteran is at ICANN 51 and will give us an update.  But first we hear from professor Marc Randazza about his eloquent blog statement in response to GamerGate […]



Paul Barrett and The Law of the Jungle
Air Date: October 8, 2014

0 Author Paul Barrett discusses his new book, The Law of the Jungle – a cautionary tale about our legal system. Law of the Jungle is the  story of one American lawyer’s obsessive crusade—waged at any cost—against Big Oil on behalf of the poor  farmers and indigenous tribes of the Amazon rainforest. Podcast: Play in […]



Cost of NSA Surveillance and Hong Kong Protests
Air Date: October 1, 2014

0 Bennet discusses The Cost of NSA Surveillance with Danielle Kehl of the New America Foundation. Plus, Understanding the Recent Protests in Hong Kong as we hear from Sharon Hom from Human Rights in China. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (45.3MB)



New Media Rights: Digital Legal Aid For Creators And Mayhem
Air Date: September 24, 2014

1 Digital Legal Aid For Creators And Mayhem as Bennet welcomes Art Neill, the founder of New Media Rights, which practices public interest law in the areas of internet, intellectual property, and communications law. Also, a Kashmir Hill article discussing Modeling Website Didnt Warn Users Rapists Were Preying On Them. Podcast: Play in new window […]



Crowdfunding and the Jobs Act with James Richardson of Crowdfunders
Air Date: September 18, 2014

0 In 2012, President Obama signed the JOBS Act which had several provisions designed to spur crowdfunding, from changing rules for advertising and solicitation of private investment offerings and allowing companies to raise up to 1 Million dollars through crowdfunding platforms. Crowdfunder Vice President James Richardson discusses the growth of crowdfunding in the US and […]



Episode 150: Are You Ready For Some Football!
Air Date: September 10, 2014

0 Scott Zucker, former Assistant Managing Editor of USA Today Sports joins us to celebrate our 150th episode with a discussion on the latest in sports and a preview of the 2014 NFL Football Season. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (40.7MB)



Revenge Porn Lawsuits Revisited: Hollie Toups and Meryam Ali
Air Date: September 3, 2014

0 Revenge Porn and Cyber Abuse roundtable discussion with Bekah Wells (Revenge Porn Victims Advocate and Owner of WomenAgainstrevengePorn.com), Hollie Toups (a Victim of Revenge Porn) and her legal representation assisting Hollie in her claim, Beaumont, Texas-based attorney John S. Morgan. Houston attorney David Altenbern talks about his multi-million dollar revenge porn lawsuit representing Meryam […]



The Battle Over Muni Broadband and the Race for Floridas 10th Congressional District
Air Date: August 27, 2014

0 The Battle Over Muni Broadband and the Race for Floridas 10th Congressional District as Bennet speaks with Jim Baller (of the Coalition for Local Internet Choice) and Michael Mac McKenna (the Democratic Nominee for Florida’s 10th Congressional District). The Coalition for Local Internet Choice is based on 3 principles: The Internet is Essential 21st […]