Program Highlights

Recent updates

Drummond began serving on new MORPC Data Policy Working Group | August 2019

Christina Drummond began serving on the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission’s Data Policy Needs Survey and Toolkit Working Group, formed to accomplish goals tied to MORPC’s Regional Data Advisory Committee’s 2019-2020 Regional Data Agenda.

Hirsch interviewed on Ohio law enforcement’s use of facial recognition | August 2019

Professor Dennis Hirsch recently appeared on All Sides with Ann Fisher to discuss the government use of facial recognition and issues concerning the Ohio Law Enforcement Gateway (OHLEG) facial recognition initiative. Listen via WOSU at minute 33:09 at

Drummond joins Program on Data and Governance staff | July 2019

Christina Drummond joined the program as Program Manager and Senior Analyst.

Promoting Better Cybersecurity: An Analysis of the Ohio Data Protection Act published | March 2019

The Moritz College of Law’s Program on Data and Governance, in collaboration with the Cleveland-Marshal University Center for Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection, published a white paper titled, Promoting Better Cybersecurity: An Analysis of the Ohio Data Protection Act. The paper provided the first comprehensive analysis of Ohio’s innovative Data Protection Act, a law that seeks to incentivize better cybersecurity among companies doing business in Ohio.

Choi interviewed on autonomous vehicle liability and regulation | March 2019

Professor Bryan Choi discussed legal liability and regulation for driverless vehicles in a two-part Driverless podcast. (Part 1, Part 2)