February 26 Tuesday

How are New Technologies /Really/ Changing Work

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:10PM - 1:30PM
  • Room 122
  • Open To The Yale Community
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This event is an open to the public session of the 2019 Seminar in Private Law series "How Technological Change Restructures Fundamental Legal Relations". We will a paper by Professor Brishen Rogers titled "How Are New Technologies Really Changing Work". If you would like to receive the readings, please write to private.law@yale.edu. Lunch will be served. 

Brishen Rogers is an Associate Professor of Law (with tenure) at Temple University Beasley School of Law, and a Visiting Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. He teaches torts, labor law, employment law, and employment discrimination. Professor Rogers’ current research explores the relationship among labor and employment law, technological development, and economic and social equality. Professor Rogers’ scholarship has been cited in landmark decisions by the California Supreme Court and the European Court of Justice. In addition to his law review publications, he has recently written for the Boston Review, the New York Times, and Onlabor.org, and is a core contributor at the Law and Political Economy Blog (LPEblog.org). Prior to law school, Prof. Rogers worked as a community organizer promoting living wage policies and affordable housing, and spent several years organizing workers as part of SEIU’s “Justice for Janitors” campaign.

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Center for Private Law

Information Society Project