Experts List

Business and Economy

New CDC Head Faces Questions on Conflicts of Interest

Michelle M. Mello
Professor of Law and Professor of Health Research and Policy (School of Medicine)
Contact: mmello@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.3894
Expertise: Bioethics, Food & Drug Administration, Health Law & Policy, Public Health Law

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology
Watch a video of Professor Greely talking about the “end of sex” and the reproduction revolution

Coinbase Ordered to Provide Information on Customers to the IRS

Joseph Grundfest
W.A. Franke Professor of Law and Business, Senior Faculty, Rock Center for Corporate Governance
Contact: grundfest@stanford.edu(650) 723.0458
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, including Banking, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities Regulation, Venture Capital and White Collar Crime

ICOs vs. Federal Securities Law

Joseph Grundfest
W.A. Franke Professor of Law and Business,
Senior Faculty, Rock Center for Corporate Governance
Contact: grundfest@stanford.edu(650) 723.0458
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, including Banking, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities Regulation, Venture Capital and White Collar Crime

Broadcom Bids More Than $100 Billion for Qualcomm

Mark A. Lemley
William H. Neukom Professor of Law
Contact: mlemley@law.stanford.edu(650) 723.4605
Expertise: Antitrust, Intellectual Property (Patents, Trademarks, Copyright), Patent Law,  Technology & the Law

Stockton, Calif. Experiments With Basic Income

Michelle Wilde Anderson
Professor of Law
Contact: manderson@law.stanford.edu(650) 498.1149
Expertise: Housing Discrimination, Inequality, Land Use Law & Policy, Law & Geography, Local & State Government, Property & Real Estate Law, Public Finance & Municipal Bankruptcy, Public Interest Law, Welfare & Poverty Law

Puerto Rico Debt Crisis

Michelle Wilde Anderson
Professor of Law
Contact: manderson@law.stanford.edu, (650) 498.1149
Expertise: Housing Discrimination, Inequality, Land Use Law & Policy, Law & Geography, Local & State Government, Property & Real Estate Law, Public Finance & Municipal Bankruptcy, Public Interest Law, Welfare & Poverty Law

Trump’s Proposed Tax Cuts

Joseph Bankman
Ralph M. Parsons Professor of Law and Business
Contact: jbankman@stanford.edu, (650) 725.3825
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, Law and Economics, Taxation

Bitcoin and Blockchain

G. Marcus Cole
William F. Baxter-Visa International Professor of Law
Contact: gmcole@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0615
Expertise: Banking, Business and Corporate Law, Commercial Law, International Trade, Private Equity, Venture Capital

Brexit’s Effect on Global Markets

Joseph Grundfest
W.A. Franke Professor of Law and Business, Senior Faculty, Rock Center for Corporate Governance
Contact: grundfest@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0458
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, including Banking, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities Regulation, Venture Capital and White Collar Crime

Jenny S. Martinez
Professor of Law and Warren Christopher Professor in the Practice of International Law and Diplomacy
Contact: jmartinez@law.stanford.edu(650) 725.2749
Expertise: Separation of Powers, Civil Procedure and Litigation, Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Human Rights, International Law, Detention Related to Terrorism/GTMO

G. Marcus Cole
William F. Baxter-Visa International Professor of Law
Contact: gmcole@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0615
Expertise: Banking, Business and Corporate Law, Commercial Law, International Trade, Private Equity, Venture Capital

Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

SCOTUS Upholds Mississippi’s Anti-LGBT Law

Michael McConnell
Richard and Frances Mallery Professor of Law
Contact: mcconnell@law.stanford.edu(650) 736.1326
Expertise: Constitutional History, Constitutional Law, Federal Courts & Federal Jurisdiction, Religion and Law, The Supreme Court

Trump Jr.’s Claim of Attorney-Client Privilege

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Watch a video of Professor Sklansky discussing better forms of accountability for prosecutors

Court to Weigh Speech Rights, Discrimination in Wedding Cake Case

Michael McConnell
Richard and Frances Mallery Professor of Law
Contact: mcconnell@law.stanford.edu(650) 736.1326
Expertise: Constitutional History, Constitutional Law, Federal Courts & Federal Jurisdiction, Religion and Law, The Supreme Court

Jane S. Schacter
William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law
Contact: schacter@law.stanford.edu, (650) 724.9492
Expertise: Constitutional Law

Harrassment Scandals Sparking Workplace Change

Deborah L. Rhode
Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
Contact: rhode@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0319
Expertise: Antidiscrimination Law, Equal Protection, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Legal Profession, Sex and the Law

Supreme Court Takes On California Case About Free Speech And Abortion

Deborah L. Rhode
Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
Contact: rhode@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0319
Expertise: Antidiscrimination Law, Equal Protection, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Legal Profession, Sex and the Law

Newly Proposed Calif. Initiative Would Allow Prisoners to Vote

Joan Petersilia
Adelbert H. Sweet Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: petersilia@law.stanford.edu(650) 723.4740
Expertise: Criminal Law, Drug Policy, Inequality, Juvenile Justice, Punishment & Death Penalty, Race & the Criminal Justice System

Prison Inmates Fighting Fires in California

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Weinstein Fired Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

Deborah L. Rhode
Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
Contact: rhode@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0319
Expertise: Antidiscrimination Law, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Sex and the Law

CA Challenges Trump’s Directive on Birth Control Coverage

Michelle M. Mello
Professor of Law and Professor of Health Research and Policy (School of Medicine)
Contact: mmello@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.3894
Expertise: Bioethics, Food & Drug Administration, Health Law & Policy, Public Health Law

Balancing Public Safety and the Right to Free Speech

Michael McConnell
Richard and Frances Mallery Professor of Law
Contact: mcconnell@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.1326
Expertise: Constitutional History, Constitutional Law, Federal Courts & Federal Jurisdiction, Religion and Law, The Supreme Court

Trump and Libel Laws

Robert Rabin
A. Calder Mackay Professor of Law
Contact: rrabin@stanford.edu, 650 723.3073
Expertise: Torts, Regulations of Health and Safety

Uber and Lyft: Taxi-like Discriminitation

Richard Thompson Ford
George E. Osborne Professor of Law
Contact: rford@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2796
Expertise: Civil Rights, Antidiscrimination Law

Voting Rights Issues

Pamela S. Karlan
Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Professor of Public Interest Law and Co-Director, Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
Contact: karlan@stanford.edu, (650) 725.4851
Expertise: Access to Justice, Civil Rights (all areas), Clinical Education, Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Constitutional Law, Criminal Procedure, Employment Discrimination, Equal Protection, Inequality, Public Interest Law, Public Interest Practice, Supreme Court, Voting Rights & Election Law

Nate Persily
Professor of Constitutional Law and James B. McClatchy Professor of Law
Contact: npersily@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9875
Expertise: Constitutional Law, Equal Protection, Federalism, Free Speech & Free Press, Protection of Civil Liberties, Public Policy & Empirical Studies, Voting Rights & Election Law
Read commentary and watch video of Professor Persily discussing redistricting and the importance of the Supreme Court’s “One Person, One Vote” decision

Leading NY Law Firms Lag in Including Women and Minorities

Deborah L. Rhode
Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
Contact: rhode@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0319
Expertise: Antidiscrimination Law, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Sex and the Law

Lucy Buford Ricca
Executive Director, Stanford Center on the Legal Profession
Contact:  lricca@law.stanford.edu, (650) 723.9505
Expertise: Legal Profession

Courts

Judge Blocks Trump’s Ban on Transgender Service Members

Bernadette Meyler
Carl and Sheila Spaeth Professor of Law
Contact: bmeyler@law.stanford.edu(650) 736.1007
Expertise: Constitutional Law, Law and Literature, Legal History, Religion and Law

Federal Judge Says Arpaio Is Still Guilty Despite Trump’s Pardon

Bernadette Meyler
Carl and Sheila Spaeth Professor of Law
Contact: bmeyler@law.stanford.edu(650) 736.1007
Expertise: Constitutional Law, Law and Literature, Legal History, Religion and Law

SCOTUS Considers Search Warrant Power in Microsoft Case

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

SCOTUS Hears Partisan Gerrymandering Case Gill v. Whitford

Nate Persily
Professor of Constitutional Law and James B. McClatchy Professor of Law
Contact: npersily@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9875
Expertise: Constitutional Law, Equal Protection, Federalism, Free Speech & Free Press, Protection of Civil Liberties, Public Policy & Empirical Studies, Voting Rights & Election Law

Three Labor Cases Argued at the Supreme Court

David Freeman Engstrom
Professor of Law
Contact: dfengstrom@law.stanford.edu650 721.5859
Expertise: Administrative Law, Civil Procedure and Litigation, Constitutional Law, Anti-Discrimination Law, Public Policy and Empirical Studies
Read Professor Engstrom’s New York Times op-ed “Let Wronged Workers Join Together for Justice”

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

SCOTUS Turns Down Right to Carry Gun Case

John J. Donohue III
C. Wendell and Edith M. Carlsmith Professor of Law
Contact: donohue@law.stanford.edu, (650) 721.6339
Expertise: Criminal Law, Employment Discrimination, Law & Economics, Punishment & Death Penalty, Race & the Criminal Justice System

Supreme Court to Hear Cell Phone Privacy Case

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

Criminal

Mueller to Seek Interview with Trump

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Watch a video of Professor Sklansky discussing better forms of accountability for prosecutors

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu(650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Sandy Hook Led to Spike in Gun Sales, Accidental Deaths

John J. Donohue III
C. Wendell and Edith M. Carlsmith Professor of Law
Contact: donohue@law.stanford.edu(650) 721.6339
Expertise: Criminal Law, Employment Discrimination, Law & Economics, Punishment & Death Penalty, Race & the Criminal Justice System

David M. Studdert
Professor of Law and Professor of Medicine
Contact: studdert@stanford.edu, (650) 725.8492
Expertise: Health Law and Policy, Public Health Law
Read a recently released study co-authored by Professor Studdert on handgun acquisitions in California after two mass shootings.

Consequences of Michael Flynn’s Plea Deal

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Watch a video of Professor Sklansky discussing better forms of accountability for prosecutors

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu(650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

SCOTUS Hears Cell GPS 4th Amendment Case Carpenter v. United States

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Watch a video of Professor Sklansky discussing better forms of accountability for prosecutors

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu(650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Mueller Investigates Flynn’s Role in Alleged Plan to Forcibly Remove Cleric

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Watch a video of Professor Sklansky discussing better forms of accountability for prosecutors

Mass Shooting at South Texas Church

John J. Donohue III
C. Wendell and Edith M. Carlsmith Professor of Law
Contact: donohue@law.stanford.edu(650) 721.6339
Expertise: Criminal Law, Employment Discrimination, Law & Economics, Punishment & Death Penalty, Race & the Criminal Justice System
Click here to read a recent Q&A with Professor Donohue on the law, guns, and mass shootings in the U.S. 

Mueller Charges Trump Campaign Officials

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Click here to read a Q&A with Professor Sklansky on Mueller’s Charges 

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu(650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Trial Starts in Killing of Kate Steinle

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Gov. Brown Signs Criminal Justice Reform Legislation

David Sklansky
Stanley Morrison Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Gun Laws and Mass Shootings

John J. Donohue III
C. Wendell and Edith M. Carlsmith Professor of Law
Contact: donohue@law.stanford.edu, (650) 721.6339
Expertise: Criminal Law, Employment Discrimination, Law & Economics, Punishment & Death Penalty, Race & the Criminal Justice System
Read Professor Donohue’s Q&A “Orlando to Las Vegas: Guns, Law, and Mass Shootings in the U.S.”

David M. Studdert
Professor of Law and Professor of Medicine
Contact: studdert@stanford.edu, (650) 725.8492
Expertise: Health Law and Policy, Public Health Law
Read a recently released study co-authored by Professor Studdert on handgun acquisitions in California after two mass shootings.

Preventing Public Defender Burnout

Ronald Tyler
Associate Professor of Law and Director, Criminal Defense Clinic
Contact: rtyler@law.stanford.edu, (650) 724.6344
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Drug Policy, Policing & Gun Policy, Race & the Criminal Justice System
Click here to listen to Professor Tyler discuss working as a public defender and how to survive this challenging career

Push to Eliminate Cash Bail

David Sklansky
Professor of Law and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu, (650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Future of Artificial Intelligence in Courtrooms

David Sklansky
Professor of Law and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu, (650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Best Practices for Criminal Investigations of Police Shootings

David Sklansky
Professor of Law and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Debbie Mukamal
Executive Director, Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: dmukamal@law.stanford.edu, 650 724.5786
Expertise: Criminology/Criminal Law Policymaking, Sentencing and Corrections

FBI Crime Report Findings

David Sklansky
Professor of Law and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu, (650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Mugambi Jouet
Thomas C. Grey Fellow, Lecturer in Law
Contact: mjouet@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9220
Expertise: Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Comparative Law

The Changing Political Landscape for Elected Prosecutors

David Sklansky
Professor of Law and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu, (650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence
Watch a video of Professor Sklansky discussing better forms of accountability for prosecutors

Mugambi Jouet
Thomas C. Grey Fellow, Lecturer in Law
Contact: mjouet@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9220
Expertise: Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Comparative Law

Ramifications of Early Release of Prisoners in California

Michael Romano
Lecturer in Law, director and co-founder of the Stanford Justice Advocacy Project (formerly Three Strikes Project)
Contact: mromano@stanford.edu, (650) 736.8670
Expertise: Access to Justice, Criminal Law (all areas), Inequality, Prosecutorial Ethics, Public Interest Law (all areas)
Read the Stanford Justice Advocacy Project’s report on the effects of Prop 47 (early release of prisoners in California)

Robert Weisberg
Edwin E. Huddleson, Jr. Professor of Law
Contact: weisberg@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0612
Expertise: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure

Mugambi Jouet
Thomas C. Grey Fellow, Lecturer in Law
Contact: mjouet@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9220
Expertise: Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Comparative Law

Education

DeVos Rescinds Disabled Student Guidance Documents

William Koski
Eric and Nancy Wright Professor of Clinical Education and Director of the Youth and Education Law Project
Contact: bkoski@stanford.edu, (650) 724.3718
Expertise: Children and the Law, Clinical Education, Education Law, Education Politics, Policy Analysis

Implications of Trump’s Budget on Schools

William Koski
Eric and Nancy Wright Professor of Clinical Education and Director of the Youth and Education Law Project
Contact: bkoski@stanford.edu, (650) 724.3718
Expertise: Children and the Law, Clinical Education, Education Law, Education Politics, Policy Analysis

Federal Education Policy

William Koski
Eric and Nancy Wright Professor of Clinical Education and Director of the Youth and Education Law Project
Contact: bkoski@stanford.edu, (650) 724.3718
Expertise: Children and the Law, Clinical Education, Education Law, Education Politics, Policy Analysis

The Intersection of Race, School Ratings, and Real Estate

R. Richard Banks
Jackson Eli Reynolds Professor of Law
Contact: rbanks@stanford.edu, (650) 703.2226
Expertise: Property, Antidiscrimination Law, Family Law, Race and the Law

Juliet M. Brodie
Associate Dean of Clinical Education, The Mills Professor, Director of the Mills Legal Clinic, Director of the Stanford Community Law Clinic
Contact: jmbrodie@law.stanford.edu, (650) 724.2507
Expertise: Civil Procedure and Litigation, Clinical Education, Public Interest Practice, Welfare and Poverty Law

Teachers’ Union Dues

William Koski
Eric and Nancy Wright Professor of Clinical Education and Director of the Youth and Education Law Project
Contact: bkoski@stanford.edu, (650) 724.3718
Expertise: Children and the Law, Clinical Education, Education Law, Education Politics, Policy Analysis

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

Environmental

Report on Oroville Dam Places Blame on Decades of Neglect

Barton H. (“Buzz”) Thompson, Jr.
Robert R. Paradise Professor of Natural Resources Law; Senior Fellow and Founding Perry L. McCarthy Director, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Contact: buzzt@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2518
Expertise: Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Property

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu(650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Fires Burn Across Southern California

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu(650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Trump Shrinks Two National Utah Monuments

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu(650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Gregory Ablavsky
Assistant Professor of Law
Contact: ablavsky@law.stanford.edu(650) 723.4057
Expertise: Constitutional History, Federal Indian Law, Legal History, Property Law

EPA Rolls Back Clean Power Plan Rules

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

California Law Streamlines Permitting for Distributed Energy Storage

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

California Delta Tunnels Project May Be in Jeopardy

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Hurricane Harvey: Laws, Economics, & Insurance Issues

Barton H. (“Buzz”) Thompson, Jr.
Robert R. Paradise Professor of Natural Resources Law; Senior Fellow and Founding Perry L. McCarthy Director, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Contact: buzzt@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2518
Expertise: Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Property

A Fight Over Water in California’s Mojave Desert

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

 Several US States Form Climate Alliance

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Barton H. (“Buzz”) Thompson, Jr.
Robert R. Paradise Professor of Natural Resources Law; Senior Fellow and Founding Perry L. McCarthy Director, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Contact: buzzt@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2518
Expertise: Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Property

Michael Wara
Associate Professor of Law
Contact: mwara@stanford.edu, (415) 250.9730
Expertise: Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Climate Policy and Regulation, Coastal Law, Science, and Policy

Environmental Policy Issues for Trump Administration

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Michael Wara
Associate Professor of Law
Contact: mwara@stanford.edu, Cell: (415) 250.9730
Expertise: Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Climate Policy and Regulation, Coastal Law, Science, and Policy
Note: Associate Professor Wara encourages contacting him via cell phone.

California Delta Tunnels Project

Deborah Sivas
Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law and Director of the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic
Contact: dsivas@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0325
Expertise: Air Pollution Law & Policy, Environment & the Law, Environmental Justice Law & Policy, Natural Resources Law & Policy, Water Law & Policy

Michael Wara
Associate Professor of Law
Contact: mwara@stanford.edu, Cell: (415) 250.9730
Expertise: Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Climate Policy and Regulation, Coastal Law, Science, and Policy
Note: Associate Professor Wara encourages contacting him via cell phone.

Health

New Federal Guidance Impacts Legal Marijuana

Robert MacCoun
Professor of Law and 
Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute
Contact: maccoun@law.stanford.edu
Expertise: Drug Policy, Judgment & Decision Making, Law & Psychology, Law & Society, Policy Analysis, Public Policy & Empirical Studies
Read White Paper on Implementing Marijuana Policy in California

Severe Flu Leads to Rising Death Toll in California

Michelle M. Mello
Professor of Law and Professor of Health Research and Policy (School of Medicine)
Contact: mmello@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.3894
Expertise: Bioethics, Food & Drug Administration, Health Law & Policy, Public Health Law

Apple’s First Medical Study Signals Broader Health Ambitions

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology
Watch a video of Professor Greely talking about the “end of sex” and the reproduction revolution

New Report Cites Health Concerns Over California Recreational Marijuana Legalization

Keith Humphreys
Esther Ting Memorial Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Section Director for Mental Health Policy
Contact: knh@stanford.edu(650) 723.9067
Expertise: Mental Health Policy, Substance Abuse Policy

Robert MacCoun
Professor of Law and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
Contact: maccoun@law.stanford.edu, (650) 721.3011
Expertise: Drug Policy, Judgment & Decision Making, Law & Psychology, Law & Society, Policy Analysis, Public Policy & Empirical Studies
Read White Paper on Implementing Marijuana Policy in California

California Hasn’t Cracked Down on Anti-Vaccination Doctors

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu(650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology

Michelle M. Mello
Professor of Law and Professor of Health Research and Policy (School of Medicine)
Contact: mmello@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.3894
Expertise: Bioethics, Food & Drug Administration, Health Law & Policy, Public Health Law

Two New CRISPR Tools Make Gene Editing More Precise

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu(650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology

Amazon May Enter Prescription Drug Business

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu(650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology

FDA Approves Gene-Altering Treatment for Cancer

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology

Senate Tackles Trump’s Move to End Subsidy Payments to Insurers

David M. Studdert
Professor of Law and Professor of Medicine
Contact: studdert@stanford.edu, (650) 725.8492
Expertise: Health Law and Policy, Public Health Law

CRISPR Genome Editing

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu(650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology

Genetic Data Privacy Concerns Due to Home DNA Tests

Michelle M. Mello
Professor of Law and Professor of Health Research and Policy (School of Medicine)
Contact: mmello@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.3894
Expertise: Bioethics, Food & Drug Administration, Health Law & Policy, Public Health Law

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology
Watch a video of Professor Greely talking about the “end of sex” and the reproduction revolution

Scientists Create Artificial Womb

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology
Watch a video of Professor Greely talking about the “end of sex” and the reproduction revolution

New Prospects for Growing Human Replacement Organs in Animals

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology
Watch a video of Professor Greely talking about the “end of sex” and the reproduction revolution

Immigration

Trump Ends Temporary Protected Status for Salvadorans

Lucas Guttentag
Professor of the Practice of Law
Contact: lguttentag@law.stanford.edu(650) 736.6081
Expertise: Immigration Law

Immigrants Await Announcement on Temporary Protected Status Designation

Lucas Guttentag
Professor of the Practice of Law
Contact: lguttentag@law.stanford.edu(650) 736.6081
Expertise: Immigration Law

Trump Issues New Travel Ban

Shirin Sinnar
Assistant Professor of Law
Contact: sinnar@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.0613
Expertise: Civil Procedure and Litigation, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, National Security Law

DACA and the Constitution

Michael McConnell
Richard and Frances Mallery Professor of Law
Contact: mcconnell@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.1326
Expertise: Constitutional History, Constitutional Law, Federal Courts & Federal Jurisdiction, Religion and Law, The Supreme Court
Click here to read Professor McConnell’s Q&A on executive orders, DACA, and the Constitution

Sessions and Sanctuary Cities

Jayashri Srikantiah
Professor of Law and Director, Immigrants’ Rights Clinic
Contact: jsrikantiah@law.stanford.edu, (650) 724.2442
Expertise: Civil Rights, Clinical Education, Immigration Law

Lucas Guttentag
Professor of the Practice of Law
Contact: lguttentag@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.6081
Expertise: Immigration Law

Legal Defense for Undocumented Immigrants

Jayashri Srikantiah
Professor of Law and Director, Immigrants’ Rights Clinic
Contact: jsrikantiah@law.stanford.edu, (650) 724.2442
Expertise: Civil Rights, Clinical Education, Immigration Law

Lucas Guttentag
Professor of the Practice of Law
Contact: lguttentag@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.6081
Expertise: Immigration Law

Trump Administration Immigration Policies

Lucas Guttentag
Professor of the Practice of Law
Contact: lguttentag@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.6081
Expertise: Immigration Law

Jayashri Srikantiah
Professor of Law and Director, Immigrants’ Rights Clinic
Contact: jsrikantiah@law.stanford.edu, (650) 724.2442
Expertise: Civil Rights, Clinical Education, Immigration Law

Intellectual Property

Supreme Court Hears Important Patent Case Oil States

Lisa Larrimore Ouellette
Assistant Professor of Law
Contact: ouellette@law.stanford.edu(650) 721.2928
Expertise: Intellectual Property, International Intellectual Property, Patent Law, Technology & the Law, Trademarks

Trump Orders Probe of China Intellectual Property Theft

G. Marcus Cole
William F. Baxter-Visa International Professor of Law
Contact: gmcole@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0615
Expertise: Banking, Business and Corporate Law, Commercial Law, International Trade, Private Equity, Venture Capital

SCOTUS Decision: Impression Products, Inc. v. Lexmark International, Inc.

Lisa Larrimore Ouellette
Assistant Professor of Law
Contact: ouellette@law.stanford.edu, (650) 721.2928
Expertise: Intellectual Property, International Intellectual Property, Patent Law, Technology & the Law, Trademarks

Patent Litigation (Including Patent Trolls)

Mark A. Lemley
William H. Neukom Professor of Law
Contact: mlemley@law.stanford.edu, (650) 723.4605
Expertise: Antitrust, Intellectual Property (Patents, Trademarks, Copyright), Patent Law, Technology & the Law

Phillip R. Malone
Professor of Law and Director, Juelsgaard Intellectual Property and Innovation Clinic
Contact: pmalone@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.6369
Expertise: Intellectual Property

International

Saudi Princes Arrested in Apparent Power Consolidation

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law and Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)
Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu, (650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, Human Rights International Law, International Conflict Resolution,  International Law & National Security, Nuclear Proliferation

Hamas and Fatah Sign Deal to Allow Joint Control of Gaza

Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Contact: bethvs@stanford.edu(650) 498.6526
Expertise: Public International Law, International Justice Issues, Human Rights

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law
Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)
Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu(650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, Human Rights International Law, International Conflict Resolution, International Law & National Security, Nuclear Proliferation

Jesner v. Arab Bank at Supreme Court

Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Contact: bethvs@stanford.edu(650) 498.6526
Expertise: Public International Law, International Justice Issues, Human Rights

Zachary Kaufman
Lecturer in Law
Contact: zachary.kaufman@law.stanford.edu
Expertise: Crimes Against Humanity, Genocide, Human Rights, International Courts, International Law, U.S. Foreign Policy, U.S. National Security, War Crimes

Trump’s UN Speech

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law
Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)

Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu(650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, Human Rights International Law, International Conflict Resolution, International Law & National Security, Nuclear Proliferation

Rohingya Crisis in Myanmar

Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Contact: bethvs@stanford.edu, (650) 498.6526
Expertise: Public International Law, International Justice Issues, Human Rights

North Korea’s Nuclear Test

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law
Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)

Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu(650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, Human Rights International Law, International Conflict Resolution, International Law & National Security, Nuclear Proliferation

Samsung Heir Sentenced

Marcus Cole
William F. Baxter-Visa International Professor of Law
Contact: gmcole@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0615
Expertise: Banking, Business and Corporate Law, Commercial Law, International Trade, Private Equity, Venture Capital

Yemen Humanitarian Crisis

Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Contact: bethvs@stanford.edu, (650) 498.6526
Expertise: Public International Law, International Justice Issues, Human Rights

Trump Expected to Increase Troop Levels in Afghanistan

Erik Jensen
Professor of the Practice of Law
Director, Rule of Law Program
Contact: egjensen@stanford.edu, (650) 725.4287
Expertise: Comparative Law, International Development and Rule of Law

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law
Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)
Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu, (650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, Human Rights International Law, International Conflict Resolution,  International Law & National Security, Nuclear Proliferation

North Korean Missile Tests

Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Contact: bethvs@stanford.edu, (650) 498.6526
Expertise: Public International Law, International Justice Issues, Human Rights

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law
Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)

Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu(650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, Human Rights International Law, International Conflict Resolution, International Law & National Security, Nuclear Proliferation

Migrants in Europe

Allen S. Weiner
Senior Lecturer in Law
Co-Director of the Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN)
Contact: aweiner@stanford.edu, (650) 724.5892
Expertise: Contemporary Security Threats, International Security, Nuclear Proliferation, International

Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Contact: bethvs@stanford.edu, (650) 498.6526
Expertise: Public International Law, International Justice Issues, Human Rights

Terrorism’s Impact on U.S. Travelers, Economy

Alan O. Sykes
Professor of Law
Contact: asykes@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.8090
Expertise: Torts, International Trade Regulation, Insurance Law

Marcus Cole
William F. Baxter-Visa International Professor of Law
Contact: gmcole@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0615
Expertise: Banking, Business and Corporate Law, Commercial Law, International Trade, Private Equity, Venture Capital

Labor

Former Google Engineer Fired Over Diversity Memo Files Suit

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

Richard Thompson Ford
George E. Osborne Professor of Law
Contact: rford@stanford.edu(650) 723.2796
Expertise: Civil Rights, Antidiscrimination Law

Deborah L. Rhode
Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
Contact: rhode@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0319
Expertise: Antidiscrimination Law, Equal Protection, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Legal Profession, Sex and the Law

California Court Rules on Legality of Farm Worker Law

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

U.K. Court Rules Uber Drivers Deserve Workers’ Rights

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

California Extends Family Leave to Small Business Workers

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

Bill Makes Asking for California Employees’ Previous Salaries Illegal

Deborah L. Rhode
Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law
Contact: rhode@stanford.edu, (650) 723.0319
Expertise: Antidiscrimination Law, Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Sex and the Law

Three Labor Cases Argued at the Supreme Court

David Freeman Engstrom
Professor of Law
Contact: dfengstrom@law.stanford.edu650 721.5859
Expertise: Administrative Law, Civil Procedure and Litigation, Constitutional Law, Anti-Discrimination Law, Public Policy and Empirical Studies
Read Professor Engstrom’s New York Times op-ed “Let Wronged Workers Join Together for Justice”

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

Uber Driver Issues

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

Nora Freeman Engstrom
Professor of Law
Contact: nora.engstrom@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.8891
Expertise: Tort Law, The Legal Profession, Legal Ethics, Operation of the Civil Justice System

Teachers’ Union Contracts

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

William Koski
Eric and Nancy Wright Professor of Clinical Education and Director of the Youth and Education Law Project
Contact: bkoski@stanford.edu, (650) 724.3718
Expertise: Children and the Law, Clinical Education, Education Law, Education Politics, Policy Analysis

Policy

GOP Proceeds with Tax Plan at Rapid Pace

Jacob Goldin
Assistant Professor of Law
Contact: jsgoldin@law.stanford.edu(650) 736-8503
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, Tax, Behavioral Economics

Senate and House Tax Plans Diverge

Jacob Goldin
Assistant Professor of Law
Contact: jsgoldin@law.stanford.edu(650) 736-8503
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, Tax, Behavioral Economics

Gaps in Gun Laws

John J. Donohue III
C. Wendell and Edith M. Carlsmith Professor of Law
Contact: donohue@law.stanford.edu, (650) 721.6339
Expertise: Criminal Law, Employment Discrimination, Law & Economics, Punishment & Death Penalty, Race & the Criminal Justice System

David M. Studdert
Professor of Law and Professor of Medicine
Contact: studdert@stanford.edu, (650) 725.8492
Expertise: Health Law and Policy, Public Health Law
Read a recently released study co-authored by Professor Studdert on handgun acquisitions in California after two mass shootings.

Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA)

Daphne Keller
Director of Intermediary Liability, Stanford Center for Internet and Society
Contact: daphnek@law.stanford.edu, (650) 723.1417
Expertise: Intermediary Liability

Trump’s Proposed Tax Cuts

Joseph Bankman
Ralph M. Parsons Professor of Law and Business
Contact: jbankman@stanford.edu, (650) 725.3825
Expertise: Business and Corporate Law, Law and Economics, Taxation

New Marijuana Laws in California

Robert MacCoun
Professor of Law and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for
International Studies
Contact: maccoun@law.stanford.edu (contact via email only)
Expertise: Drug Policy, Judgment & Decision Making, Law & Psychology, Law & Society, Policy Analysis, Public Policy & Empirical Studies
White Paper
on Implementing Marijuana Policy in California

Trump’s Business Entanglements and Questions of Ethics

Robert W. Gordon
Professor of Law
Contact: rwgordon@stanford.edu, (650) 736.8338
Expertise: Contracts, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Evidence, Legal History

Sports

Can Pro Athletes Sit Out the National Anthem?

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law
Click here to read William Gould’s Q&A on this topic

Report Shows Vast Reach of Russian Doping

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

NFL Protests Grow as Players Follow Kaepernick’s Lead

Henry T. Greely
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law
Contact: hgreely@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2517
Expertise: Law and the Biosciences, Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology

William B. Gould IV
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Contact: wbgould@stanford.edu, (650) 723.2111
Expertise: Labor Law, Comparative Law, Sports and Entertainment Law

Surveillance & Privacy

Uber Likely to Face State Legal Action After Security Breach

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

New Findings on Russian Disinformation Across Google Platforms

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

A New Study Questions the Efficacy of Police Body Cameras

David Sklansky
Professor of Law and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center
Contact: sklansky@stanford.edu(650) 497.6580
Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence

Google Found Russian Ads Related to US Election

Nate Persily
Professor of Constitutional Law and James B. McClatchy Professor of Law
Contact: npersily@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9875
Expertise: Constitutional Law, Equal Protection, Federalism, Free Speech & Free Press, Protection of Civil Liberties, Public Policy & Empirical Studies, Voting Rights & Election Law

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

Bipartisan Bills Aim to Modernize Digital Privacy

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

Privacy and Safety Concerns of Internet-Connected Toys

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

CIA Says Russia Was Trying to Help Trump Win Election

Albert Gidari
Director of Privacy, Center for Internet & Society
Contact: agidari@stanford.edu
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

Jennifer Stisa Granick
Lecturer in Law, Director of Civil Liberties at the Center for Internet and Society
Contact: jennifer@law.stanford.edu, (650) 736.8675
Expertise: Surveillance, Privacy, Cybercrime, Cybersecurity, Copyright and Fair Use, Intermediate Liability

Technology

Net Neutrality Faces Repeal

Ryan Singel
Media and Strategy Fellow
Contact: rsingel@law.stanford.edu
Expertise: Net Neutrality, Privacy, Security, Surveillance and Tech Policy 

Adam Hersh
Student Fellow
Contact: adhersh@stanford.edu

Expertise: Public Policy

Net Neutrality Repeal Could Create a Tiered Internet

Ryan Singel
Media and Strategy Fellow
Contact: rsingel@law.stanford.edu
Expertise: Net Neutrality, Privacy, Security, Surveillance and Tech Policy 

Barbara van Schewick
Helen L. Crocker Faculty Scholar, Associate Professor of Law and (by Courtesy) Electrical Engineering, Faculty Director, Center for Internet and Society
Contact: schewick@stanford.edu(650) 723.8340
Expertise: Telecommunications, Net Neutrality

FBI May Reignite The Fight Over Phone Encryption

Riana Pfefferkorn
Cryptography Fellow
Contact: riana@law.stanford.edu
Expertise: Cryptography, Online Privacy, Copyright

First Truly Autonomous Cars Tested in Arizona

Bryant Walker Smith
Affiliate Scholar, Stanford Law School Center for Internet & Society and Assistant Professor of Law, University of South Carolina
Contact: bryantws@newlypossible.org
Expertise:  Technology & the Law

FCC Votes to Start Net Neutrality Rollback

Barbara van Schewick
Helen L. Crocker Faculty Scholar, Associate Professor of Law and (by Courtesy) Electrical Engineering, Faculty Director, Center for Internet and Society
Contact: schewick@stanford.edu, (650) 723.8340
Expertise: Telecommunications, Net Neutrality

How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform The Delivery of Legal Services

Mark A. Lemley
William H. Neukom Professor of Law
Contact: mlemley@law.stanford.edu, (650) 723.4605
Expertise: Antitrust, Intellectual Property (Patents, Trademarks, Copyright), Patent Law, Technology & the Law

Roland Vogl
Executive Director of CodeX – the Stanford Center for Legal Informatics, Executive Director of the Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology; Lecturer in Law
Contact: rvogl@law.stanford.edu, (650) 723.8532
Expertise: European Union Law, Technology & the Law

Can Elections Be Hacked?

Pamela S. Karlan
Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Professor of Public Interest Law and Co-Director, Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
Contact: karlan@stanford.edu, (650) 725.4851
Expertise: Access to Justice, Civil Rights (all areas), Clinical Education, Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Constitutional Law, Criminal Procedure, Employment Discrimination, Equal Protection, Inequality, Public Interest Law, Public Interest Practice, Supreme Court, Voting Rights & Election Law

Nate Persily
Professor of Constitutional Law and James B. McClatchy Professor of Law
Contact: npersily@law.stanford.edu, (650) 725.9875
Expertise: Constitutional, Equal Protection, Federalism, Free Speech & Free Press, Protection of Civil Liberties, Public Policy & Empirical Studies, Voting Rights & Election Law