Login

Cleveland-Marshall Fund Visiting Scholar: Professor Tim Wu

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]
+

Professor Tim Wu will speak at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Tuesday, March 25 at 5 p.m. as the Cleveland-Marshall Fund Visiting Scholar. His discussion will focus on "The Attention Merchants and Consumer Protection."

Wu is an author, policy advocate, and professor at Columbia Law School.  His book, The Master Switch was named a best book of the year by the New Yorker, Amazon, Scribes, Publisher's Weekly, and other publications.

Wu's best known work is the development of Net Neutrality theory, but he has written widely about private power, free speech, copyright and antitrust. Wu writes for Slate, and has written for the New Yorker, the New York Times, The Wall St. Journal and other publications.  Wu has been recognized by Scientific American magazine, National Law Journal, 02138 Magazine, and the World Economic Forum.  He also twice won the Lowell Thomas Award for travel writing.

The lecture is free and open to the public, and offers attendees one hour of free continuing legal education credit.  Preregistration is not required.

CLE credit: One hour approved

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures