Should intermediaries be used to filter information? What impact will filtering methods such as deep packet inspection have on immunity and liability for intermediaries? Panelists examined requirements for ISPs to block access to sites containing material deemed illegal, explored filtering done for business reasons, and considered a range of filtering purposes – from censoring speech to combating child pornography to ranking search results.
Rob Frieden, Pioneers Chair and Professor of Telecommunications and Law, Penn State University
- Dr. Ian Brown, Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute & Honorary Senior Lecturer, University College London
- Wendy Gordon, Visiting Professor of Law, Fordham Law School; Philip S. Beck Professor of Law & Paul J. Liacos School in Law, Boston University School of Law
- Dawn C. Nunziato, Associate Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
- James Grimmelmann, Associate Professor of Law, New York Law School