Tuesday, April 16, 2019


Expanding Access to Justice through Online Dispute Resolution

At the Seminar in Private Law April 16, 2019, Colin Rule, VP of Online Dispute Resolution at Tyler Technologies, spoke about expanding access to justice through online dispute resolution.

Monday, April 15, 2019


Orly Lobel on Covenants not to Compete and Human Capital Accumulation

Orly Lobel, Don Weckstein Professor of Labor and Employment Law, Class of 1975 Endowed Professor at University of San Diego School of Law presented her new paper, titled “Gentlemen Prefer Bonds: How Employers Fix the Talent Market” at the Center for Private Law.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019


Lisa Austin on Privacy, Social Identity, and Manipulation

At the Seminar in Private Law, Professor Lisa Austin, Chair in Law and Technology, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, led the session titled “Privacy, Social Identity and Manipulation.”

Thursday, April 4, 2019


Sheila Jasanoff on the Subjects of Reason

At the Seminar in Private Law, Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, discussed her paper “Subjects of Reason: Goods, Markets and Competing Imaginaries of Global Governance.”

Friday, March 29, 2019


Ifeoma Ajunwa on the Paradox of Automation as Anti-Bias Intervention

Ifeoma Ajunwa (Cornell ILR) presented her paper “The Paradox of Automation as Anti-Bias Intervention" at an event of the Yale Law School Center for Private Law and the Information Society Project.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019


Lawrence Lessig ’89 on the “Unrepresentative Us”

Lawrence Lessig ’89, the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School, discussed a chapter of his forthcoming book They Don’t Represent Us at the Seminar in Private Law on March 19, 2019.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019


Yochai Benkler on the Role of Technology in the Political Economy

At the Seminar in Private Law on March 5, 2019, Yochai Benkler, the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard Law School, discussed the role of technology in political economy.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019


Brishen Rogers Discusses How Technology Really Changes Work

Brishen Rogers, an Associate Professor of Law at Temple University Beasley School of Law, spoke about the political economy of technology in the workplace at the Seminar in Private Law on February 26, 2019.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019


Julie Cohen Speaks on Her New Book “Between Truth and Power”

Professor of Law and Technology at Georgetown Law Center Julie Cohen discussed the relationship between law and new technologies at the Seminar in Private Law on February 19, 2019.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019


Omri Ben-Shahar Speaks on Personalized Negligence Law

Omri Ben-Shahar spoke at the Seminar in Private Law on February 12, 2019 about his paper “Personalizing Negligence Law” and the concept of personalized law in the age of big data.

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