Tech Law and You #1: Interview with Jeff Blattner

We at TLPC are proud to introduce the pilot episode of our podcast, Tech Law and You. In the inaugural episode, we present an interview with Jeff Blattner, President of Legal Policy Solutions and Clinical Professor at American University in Washington, DC. Student attorneys Mel Jensen and Alex Koral talk with Jeff about his time working for Senator Ted Kennedy, and discuss lessons for law students on maintaining strong relationships, working on teams, and building a portfolio of skills.

Theme music is by The Carols. Tech Law and You is distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license.

Will the FCC Let You Retain Your Privacy and the Cybersecurity of Your Information When You Text 911?

(by Spencer Rubin and Trip Nistico, Colorado Law 2Ls, and Vickie Stubbs, ATLAS Institute)

Two weeks ago, the TLPC submitted reply comments on the Third Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (FNPRM) in the Federal Communications Commission’s Text-to-911 (TT911) docket. Among the many areas in which the FCC sought comment on rules for text messages to 911, we focused on the privacy and cybersecurity implications of sharing enhanced location information via text message to emergency responders.

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