Mon.Dec 03, 2018

YouTube Recruits Children to Lobby Against Article 13

Music Technology Policy

No one should be surprised that Google and Facebook are now recruiting children for their lobbying campaign against copyright reform in Europe. They’re using an old pimp’s scare tactic–get them addicted and then threaten to cut them off.

Hudson on Justice Kennedy and the First Amendment @BelmontLaw

Media Law Prof Blog

David L. Hudson, Jr., has published Justice Kennedy and the First Amendment at 9 Houston Law Review Off the Record 49 (2019). Here is the abstract. This essay reviews some of Justice Anthony Kennedy’s most significant contributions to First Amendment

Will Anger About Voter Suppression Drive Turnout in the Georgia Runoff for Secretary of State? | The New Yorker

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"During the high-profile race for governor of Georgia—which the Republican Brian Kemp won, beating the Democrat Stacey Abrams by around fifty-five thousand votes—another political office came under an unusual amount of scrutiny: secretary of state.

LawNext Episode 21: Blockchain, Smart Contracts and the Future of Law, with Casey Kuhlman of Monax

Media Law

Is the traditional form of contracting broken? Are static legal agreements irrelevant in a fast-moving global economy? Casey Kuhlman , CEO of the blockchain and smart contracts company Monax, believes we’re on the brink of a paradigm shift in how we form and execute legal agreements. Kuhlman and Monax are the principal forces behind the launch of the Agreements Network , which he describes as the “legal layer for a networked world.”

Allegations of G.O.P. Election Fraud Shake North Carolina’s Ninth District | The New Yorker

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Allegations of G.O.P. Election Fraud Shake North Carolina’s Ninth District | The New Yorker

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Portrait of a planet on the verge of climate catastrophe. As the UN sits down for its annual climate conference this week, many experts believe we have passed the point of no return.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Portrait of a planet on the verge of climate catastrophe

America Media Stop Lying. George Bush Opposed Civil Rights His Whole Career

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

I can't watch TV news. It is disgusting to see these reporters lie about George HW Bush who openly and repeatedly opposed racial integration from the 1964 Civil Rights Acts which ended legal segregation in accommodations in America, the 1990 Civil Rights Act and aid for people with aids. This was a low down evil man. We always hear that we should not talk badly about the dead. OK, George HW Bush is dead, good. George Bush Sr. on Civil Rights President of the U.S.,