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Business, Human Rights and the Internet: Regulation and Resp

Thursday, March 8, 2018
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Law School
Starr Hall, Reading Room

The UConn School of Law and the UConn Business and Human Rights Initiative will co-host a round table on human rights in the information and communication technology sector. Michael Callahan LAW '95, Michael Samway, and Prof. Molly Land will engage in an open discussion on the global trends in government regulation of the internet, including issues arising in the context of data protection, data privacy, and state censorship. Callahan serves as General Counsel of LinkedIn, the professional social networking company. Samway is President of the Business and Human Rights Group, a consultancy focusing on business and human rights in the technology sector, and formerly Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Yahoo!. Professor Land is a Professor of Law and Human Rights at UConn, and a scholar on the intersection of human rights, science, and technology.

RSVP to Business and Human Rights: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/business-human-rights-and-the-internet-regulation-and-responsibility-tickets-42633068656

Contact:

Deb King, deb.king@uconn.edu

Thomas J. Dodd Research Center (primary), Hartford Campus, Human Rights Institute, Marketing Department, School of Business, UConn Master Calendar

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