The Law of the Smart Phone, Symposium on November 4, 2011 at Whittier Law School in Costa Mesa, California

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Whittier Law Review & Whittier Center for Intellectual Property
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wlrsubmissions@law.whittier.edu

Law Review Symposium
November 4, 2011, Costa Mesa, California

Special Theme: The Law of the Smart Phone

Sponsored By:
Whittier Law Review
Whittier Center for Intellectual Property Law

Call for Abstracts:

We are proud to announce that the annual symposium, sponsored by the Whittier Law Review, entitled the The Law of the Smart Phone, Law of the Smart Phone, will be held November 4, 2011 at Whittier Law School in Costa Mesa, California. This symposium is offered jointly with Whittier Law School’s Center for Intellectual Property. Mr. Urs Gasser, Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society, will provide the keynote address.

We invite you to submit abstracts Papers for this symposium are solicited on themes related to the symposium theme. Areas of particular interest may include the domestic and international law and policy of new media intellectual property, information flow and social movements, information technology, telecommunications, privacy, and mobile entertainment.

Abstracts should be submitted electronically to wlrsubmissions@law.whittier.edu no later than September 23, 2011. Selected presentations will be notified by October 3, 2011. Please provide a curriculum vitae and a cover letter along with an abstract submission. Submitted abstracts must be 500 words or less. Travel assistance funds will be available for participants without institutional support. Workshop papers will be strongly considered for publication in the Whittier Law Review’s symposium issue..

For additional information, please do not hesitate to contact the Solicitations and Symposium Editors of the Whittier Law Review via the provided electronic address.

To Register:
Please contact the Whittier Law Review Solicitations Editors at wlrsubmissions@law.whittier.edu.

Important Dates:
Abstract submission deadline: September 23, 2011
Notification of acceptance: October 3, 2011
Final registration: October 14, 2011
Symposium: November 4, 2011

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humanities_computing_and_the_internet
popular_culture