Innovation or Exploitation? Discussing the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

February 19, 2013 - 6:00pm
Stanford, CA

Please join EFF staff technologist Dan Auerbach and other experts from the field of law and technology in discussing the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA).  Inspired by the recent tragic death of activist Aaron Swartz, who faced intense prosecution under the CFAA, this event will explore the problems with CFAA and the road to reforming this law.

This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP with the Stanford Center for Internet Society.

Structure for the evening:
6:30pm Reception - Manning Faculty Lounge
Stanford Law School, 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA 94305
7:30pm Talk Begins - Paul Brest Hall, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA, 94305


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