Celebrating 20 Volumes of STLR!

Please join the Columbia Science and Technology Law Review in celebrating our landmark 20 volumes On March 12, 2019, STLR will be holding a panel from 5:00-6:30 in Jerome Greene Hall Room 106, featuring:   Darren Schmidt, Senior Counsel, Content and Distribution, Spotify and STLR Editor-in-Chief, Volume I Makalika Naholowa’a, Senior Attorney, Head of Trademarks, Microsoft and STLR Managing Editor, Volume XI Karen Sandler, Executive Director of the Software Freedom Conservancy and STLR Submissions Editor, Continue Reading →

Changing Privacy Laws in the Digital Age: Carpenter v. United States

In an age of ever-increasing reliance on digital technology, concerns about security and privacy have become increasingly relevant. When such technology has been used by individuals to coordinate and orchestrate criminal acts, courts been faced with the challenge of balancing these individuals’ privacy rights with law enforcement’s investigative goals. For example, in 2014, the United States Supreme Court held that the warrantless search of a cell phone obtained during an arrest was unconstitutional.  On the Continue Reading →