Defending Dissent: Technology, Business & Human Rights

Defending Dissent: Civil Society and Human Rights in the Global Crackdown
April 13, 2017
Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights

“Technology, Business & Human Rights”

This panel will open with a discussion on Internet governance and the responsibilities of technology companies to respect human rights. The presenters will then explore legal and policy measures to hold the commercial spyware industry accountable for state surveillance of human rights defenders.

Nate Cardozo, Senior Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Danna Ingleton, Research and Policy Advisor on Human Rights Defenders, Amnesty International
Sarah McKune, Senior Legal Advisor, The CitizenLab
Jason Schultz, Professor of Clinical Law, NYU School of Law

Michael H. Posner, Professor, NYU Stern School of Business; Co-Director, Stern Center for Business and Human Rights