Ethics, Law & Access: Larger Implications of Aaron Swartz
Mar 27 2013
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Miller Learning Center
Wed. March 27, 2013, 05:30 PM – 06:30 PM – Miller Learning Center, Rm 171
Speakers: Prof. William Lee (Journalism/Mass Communication) & Prof. David Shipley (Law School). The death of hacker-activist Aaron Swartz has sparked conversations around the issues of open access, intellectual property, and copyright law. Our panel will look at several issues connected to Swartz’s case from both a communications and copyright law perspective, and address larger questions of ethical and legal action in a fast-changing information landscape.