#LegalHack CopyNight

Discussion begins at 7:30!

DC Legal Hackers is the DC Chapter of a growing movement of more than twenty legal hacking, technology, or innovation groups around the country. 

A legal hacker is someone who cares about the intersection of law and technology and seeks to improve legal practice through technology while simultaneously using legal skills to promote technological innovation and exploration.

Join us on Tuesday, September 3, 2014 to legal hack copyright and bring back CopyNight to DC!

7-7:30 Food, drinks and networking 

7:30-7:45 Introductions and Announcements 

7:45 - 9:00 Discussion, co-lead by:

Ali Sternburg, Public Policy & Regulatory Counsel at the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA)

Rebecca Tushnet, Professor of Law at Georgetown Law School, teaching intellectual property, advertising law, and First Amendment law.

• Ryan Radia, Associate Director of Technology Studies of Competitive Enterprise Institute 

Derek Satya Khanna, Technology Consultant and Yale Law Fellow with the Information Society Project

Follow along on twitter with the hashtag #LegalHack or at www.twitter.com/DCLegalHackers

Get to Rm 520 via the 600 New Jersey Ave Entrance.

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  • Ali S.

    Thank you so much to all of you for coming last week! I made a quick poll looking for feedback on future CopyNights(!): http://tiny.cc/CopyNightDCSept2014poll Your responses would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

    September 11

  • Rebecca W.

    FYI: The best way to get to Rm 520 in McDonough Hall is via the 600 New Jersey Ave Entrance.

    September 3

  • Kevin K.

    Sadly I'm bowing out of this, but I fervently hope CopyNight returns soon.

    September 2

  • Will

    Thought you guys might be interested to know that the Federal Election Commission is holding a public forum in partnership with 18F on the Commission's "website by enhancing the public’s access to and the delivery of campaign finance data" on Sept. 17: http://www.fec.gov/press/press2014/news_releases/20140814release_1.shtml

    Email [masked] to participate

    August 14

  • Summer D.

    Why does the ticket say Aug. 5th, but the event date appear as Sept 3rd?

    July 11, 2014

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