How We Are Involved


Information Society Project

Information Society Project (ISP) is an intellectual center addressing the implications of the Internet and new information technologies for law and society, guided by the values of democracy, development, and civil liberties. The ISP's work includes copyright, media law and policy, transparency, and privacy.

Information Society Project

Events

MFIA Clinic

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA), part of ISP's Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression, is a law school clinic dedicated to increasing government transparency, defending the essential work of news gatherers, and protecting freedom of expression through impact litigation, direct legal services, and policy work.

Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic

MSL Degree Program

The Law School also offers the Degree of Master of Studies in Law (M.S.L.) for journalists seeking an intensive immersion in legal thinking so that they are better able to educate their audiences upon their return to journalism.

MSL admissions

Thursday, March 01, 2018


FOIA Bootcamp 2018

1:19:47

Wednesday, April 10, 2019


News

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


News

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


News

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.

June 3 Monday

Event

Commercial Speech and the First Amendment

8:30AM
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler, 1133 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY

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Friday, October 5, 2018


1:00:48

Wednesday, June 13, 2018


41:38

Wednesday, March 14, 2018


1:12:06

Thursday, March 1, 2018


1:19:47

Monday, December 18, 2017


2:43

Monday, November 20, 2017


21:05

Monday, April 8, 2019


In The Press

Yale law group steps up to defend NancyonNorwalk—A Commentary by Leah Ferentinos

Stamford Advocate

Leah Ferentinos is an Associate Research Scholar at Yale Law School.

Friday, February 8, 2019


In The Press

In Apple vs. Facebook, Let Users Decide—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, January 31, 2019


In The Press

Apple vs. Facebook: It’s Not All About Privacy—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, October 25, 2018


In The Press

Lawsuit: Trump Punishing The Press Is Unconstitutional

Richard French Live

Students from Yale Law School’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) are interviewed about the clinic’s involvement in a First Amendment lawsuit filed against President Trump.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018


In The Press

Context Matters When We Scrutinize Online Threats—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018


In The Press

The Innovation-Security Conundrum in U.S.-China Relations—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Robert D. Williams is a Lecturer in Law, Senior Research Scholar in Law, and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Student Profile Videos


LLM

Edgardo Carlo L. Vistan II

A student perspective on the graduate studies program and tech law at Yale Law School.

Your legal education confers on you the privilege of speaking the language of power. And that is no small thing. I know you will use your power wisely and for principled ends.”


Anne Alstott ’87

Jacquin D. Bierman Professor in Taxation