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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

Global Press Freedom and Increased Restrictions on Bloggers
Air Date: August 13, 2014

0 Delphine Halgand, the Director of the Washington DC office for Reporters Without Borders, returns to talk about Global Press Freedom and increased restrictions on bloggers. They discuss the 2014 Press Freedom Report, Chinas Tiananmen Square crackdown and Russias New Blogger Crackdown. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (50.4MB)

Right to be Forgotten and Facebook Revenge Porn Suit
Air Date: August 6, 2014

0 Talking The Right to be Forgotten as Privacy rock star Jules Polenetsky returns to discuss the EUs recent right to be forgotten ruling. Also, Houston attorney David Altenbern talks about his multi-million dollar revenge porn lawsuit representing Meryam Ali, a Texas woman suing Facebook to pay her 123 million dollars —10 cents for each of its 1.23 billion users — because […]

Akamai State of The Intenet Report 2014 Breakdown
Air Date: July 30, 2014

0 Global Average Connection Speeds and Global Broadband Connectivity, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attack Traffic and Mobile Connectivity are just some the issues highlighted by David Belson, the Senior Director of Industry and Data Intelligence at Akamai Technologies and the editor of the State of the Internet Report. Podcast: Play in new window | […]

Defending Clients Against California Spam Law; New DOJ Head to Emphasize Cybercrime
Air Date: July 23, 2014

0 Bennet speaks with Internet Karl Kronenberger of San Francisco-based Kronenberger Rosenfeld, whose firm recently prevailed on behalf of its client in a putative class action alleging violations of California’s spam law. Plus, Bennet Kelley is Named One of Most Influential E-Commerce Lawyers By the LA Business Journal; New head of DOJ criminal unit to […]

The Man Taking on RipOffReport and Easy Name Change
Air Date: July 16, 2014

-1 In Gunfight at the OK Corral, a U.S. Marshal from the prairie is called to Arizona to help his brother stand his ground against a band of cattle thieves. The character is an American archetype that is alive and well in the last untamed frontier — the Internet. Ben Smith, District Attorney for Sac […]

NSA, Privacy, Surveillance and Whistleblowing with William Binney
Air Date: July 9, 2014

0 Bennet speaks with Former high-level National Security Agency intelligence official William Binney following his trip to Germany for a parliamentary inquiry in Berlin into the NSAs activities. William discusses the creation of his new Government Accountability Project supported whistleblower website, how he blew the whistle on NSA surveillance programs plus his outspoken criticism of […]

The Half-Baked Security Of Our Internet Of Things; Torn Between Two World Cup Teams
Air Date: July 2, 2014

0 The Half-Baked Security Of Our Internet Of Things as Bennet welcomes back Forbes senior editor Kashmir Hill. Plus, hear the story of a couple Torn Between Two World Cup Teams as Joe Brinker and Isabelle De Ruyt share their reactions watching the World Cup 2014 Round of 16 matchup featuring their respective home countries, […]

Occupy FCC: Camp Out to Save Net Neutrality; SCOTUS Hands Down Decisions on Aereo and Cell Phone Privacy
Air Date: June 25, 2014

0 Kevin Zeese from Popular Resistance, Its Our Economy are spearheading the Camp Out to Save Net Neutrality or Peoples Firewall FCC Camp (aka Occupy FCC) to protest the FCC’s failure to push for Net Neutrality. Also, Attorney Karl Kronenberger Discusses Summary Judgment his firm had  Against Professional Spam Plaintiff Timothy Dewitt, and the US Supreme Court […]

Canada Spam Law Goes Into Effect; US Trademark Appeals Board Cancels Washington Redskins Trademark
Air Date: June 18, 2014

0 Canada’s spam law, which was passed in 2010, finally goes into effect on July 1st. David Elder of Stikeman Elliot talks to us from Ottawa to explain the new law. Plus, US Trademark Appeals Board Cancels Redskins Trademark, Sixth Circuit Reverses Judgment Against the Dirt, British Columbia Court Orders Google to Block Sites Worldwide and Canadian Supreme Court Upholds Web Users […]

ICANN Transistion Examined with Cameron Kerry
Air Date: June 11, 2014

0 The decision of the Obama administration to move forward with a plan to transition the U.S.’s oversight role over ICANN to some other entity has sparked a political backlash that is eerily reminiscent of the Republican opposition to the Panama Canal Treaty that transferred control of the canal to Panama. Bennet speaks with Cameron Kerry, […]