This Week in Law (MP3)

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Join legal blogger (and trained attorney) Denise Howell along with Stefan Szpajda as they discuss breaking issues in technology law, including patents, copyrights, and more. Records live Fridays at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.

Episode Date
TWiL 446: The Neuroscience Of Cheetos
1:26:10

This Week in Law (Audio)

Professor Mark Bartholomew, author of ADcreep: The Case Against Modern Marketing joins Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda to talk about the advertising industry, apps sharing your location data with advertisers, how brain scans may help the future of marketing, Congress questions Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and more!

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Guest: Mark Bartholomew

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Dec 14, 2018
TWiL 445: We Only Take Stamps
2:00:50

This Week in Law (Audio)

Mastercard and Microsoft team up to create a "digital identity" system, is group chat the future of social media? Brokering Bitcoin, smart contract developers and the SEC, are browsewrap terms of service enforceable? And more!

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Guest: Evan Brown

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Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Dec 08, 2018
TWiL 444: Make It 'Til You Fake It
1:54:55

This Week in Law (Audio)

Taylor Swift's record deal may affect the music industry, Bobby Brown sues over the Whitney Houston documentary, website blocking, data privacy, and insurance, the first GDPR fine, Payless wants to see how much people will pay for $20 shoes, Alexa on the witness stand, and more!

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Guest: Stephen Embry

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Dec 01, 2018
TWiL 443: Popularity Ponzi Schemes
1:53:47

This Week in Law (Audio)

In this episode, Denise and Stefan discuss how the EU's highest court had to wake up and taste the cheese to decide whether taste is copyrightable, and how the EU's copyright directive might be financially unfeasible even for YouTube. They also look at who must or should make disclosures; as in, "Is that a real metal band or are your paid bots just happy to see me?" The rise of Nanoinfluencers and CGI influencers, police seek Echo recordings in another murder case, and coming soon to California courts: algorithms deciding who gets out on bail.

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

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Nov 16, 2018
TWiL 442: Are You Feelin' Lucky, Punk?
1:41:20

This Week in Law (Audio)

AT&T to crack down on piracy by cutting off service, 'Piracy Protection' insurance, Satanic Temple sues a Netflix TV show for copyright on a statue, Apple has a tool to see what data is collected, sued over a retweet, bots to help you in small claims court, Intel's data privacy bill and more!

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Guest: Irene Mo

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Nov 09, 2018
TWiL 441: Laws of Premium Vodka and The Horse
1:50:08

This Week in Law (Audio)

Blockchain experts Joshua Ashley Klayman and Ethan M. Seery join Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda to talk about Bitcoin's 10th birthday, how Bitcoin is not really anonymous, ICO's and Securities Law, how cryptocurrencies should be regulated, Malta's strategy for the blockchain, does blockchain conflict with GDPR? And more!

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Guests: Joshua Ashley Klayman and Ethan M. Seery

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Nov 02, 2018
TWiL 440: Twelve Angry Zombies
1:53:45

This Week in Law (Audio)

In this Halloween themed TWiL: AI-Art sells for $432,500, will there be a ban on killer robots? An Alexa powered drone for your house, Jet Li rejected the Matrix because he didn't want to be digitally recorded, releasing music on DNA, 20 years of the DMCA, Feds say hacking DRM to fix your devices is OK, GDPR makes Google more dominant in Europe, using dead people's fingers to unlock their phones, rules for digging up dead people, black cat selfies and more!

Hosts: Denise Howell, Stefan Szpajda, and Matt Curtis

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Oct 26, 2018
TWiL 439: Replete With Decomposing Gastropods
2:11:05

This Week in Law (Audio)

Mocking Kanye for showing his password on camera, Feds forcing people to unlock their phones with FaceID, the CFAA and the First Amendment, Fortnite profiting off of other people's dance moves, a game company uses facial recognition to detect minors, "Do Not Track" on browsers doesn't do anything, and more!

Hosts: Denise Howell and Stefan Szpajda

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Oct 19, 2018
TWiL 438: Answering Is A Sign Of Weakness
2:00:53

This Week in Law (Audio)

Fitbit data helps solve a murder case, Fyre Festival organizer sentenced to 6 years in prison, Nintendo vs. real life Mario Karting, a copyright Battle Royale between video game companies, Google+ will shut down after a data leak, laws to get rid of Robocallers, are patents to blame for high drug costs? And more!

Hosts: Denise Howell, Stefan Szpajda, and Matt Curtis

Guest: Wesley Paisley

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Oct 12, 2018
TWiL 437: FRANDS With Benefits
2:02:58

This Week in Law (Audio)

How non-practicing entities are bad for innovation, incentivizing examiners to improve patent quality, Qualcomm vs. Apple round 1, China claims the most patents in the world - are they valid? Finding problems in the "Inventor Protection Act", the Trump administration says California's net neutrality law causes "irreparable harm" to the U.S., and more!

Hosts: Denise Howell, Stefan Szpajda, and Matt Curtis

Guest: Joshua Landau

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-law.

Attorneys may submit a self-study form to their local CLE board seeking MCLE credit approval. Please check the rules and requirements for your specific jurisdiction before submitting any forms.

Special thanks to Nigel Clutterbuck for the TWiL theme music.

Oct 05, 2018