Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast – Interview with Jason Brown

June 2, 2015

In our sixty-ninth episode of the Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Michael Vatis, Maury Shenk, and Jason Weinstein discuss: 

  • The reauthorization of Section 215
  • Sixth Circuit ruling in the private search doctrine
  • The Criminal Division considers guidance on defensive countermeasures
  • Class action for Yahoo! goes south
  • Adult friend finder database goes on sale
  • New York’s bid to license bitcoin
  • Developments in Europe:  European Union legislation – combining cybersecurity and data breach, Skype in Belgium, Microsoft and the United Kingdom

In our second half we have an interview with Jason Brown, Assistant to the Special Agent in Charge in the Secret Service’s Criminal Investigative Division.

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