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  • State-Sponsored IP Theft: The Huge Hole in the WTO — and How to Fix It

    How is it that the world’s trading nations, including Russia and China, are obligated by treaty to protect other nationals’ intellectual property within their own borders, but are free to steal it when operating abroad?  Near-universal digitization of information and pervasive connectivity have turned state-sponsored IP theft into a plague.   The World Trade Organization was created [...]

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  • A Reflection on Veterans’ Day 2014

    I had the good fortune this Veterans’ Day to participate in a panel on surveillance sponsored by the ACLU at Harvard Law School and moderated by Professor Jonathan Zittrain, and the equal good fortune to have as fellow panelists federal appellate Judge Alex Kozinsky and the ACLU’s Alex Abdo.  It was fitting, on the day [...]

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  • Critical Infrastructure Vulnerabilities Constrain U.S. Freedom of Action

    A few days ago I explained in the Washington Post how the vulnerabilities of our critical infrastructure like banks and the electric grid can affect a President’s freedom of action.  The New York Times had reported that Mr. Obama specifically asked our intel agencies whether the Russian hack of J.P. Morgan was Putin’s payback for sanctions [...]

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