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Kaminski testifies at U.S. House of Representatives

November 19, 2015 | Faculty

Washington, D.C. – Assistant Professor of Law Margot E. Kaminski testified at the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee hearing entitled “The Disrupter Series: The Fast-Evolving Uses and Economic Impacts of Drones.”

Kaminski is one of the country’s rising experts on law and technology, and her work focuses on privacy, speech, online civil liberties, intellectual property law, and the legal issues raised by artificial intelligence and robotics.

In her House testimony, she spoke about the impact of drones on privacy. “For drones to be publicly accepted and fulfill their economic potential, citizens must be able to trust that their surveillance powers will not be abused,” she stated.

Read her testimony here.