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Aoki Seminar Series: Stacy-Ann Elvy, Professor, UC Davis School of Law

Tuesday, November 10

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

The Internet of Things and The Future of Privacy

Stacy-Ann Elvy is a Professor of Law and Martin Luther King, Jr. Hall Research Scholar at the University of California, Davis School of Law. Her research focuses on “the commercial law of privacy” and its relationship to emerging technology, and human rights law.

Professor Elvy is currently writing a book, THE INTERNET OF THINGS: THE FUTURE OF COMMERCIAL LAW AND PRIVACY (under contract with Cambridge University Press), that explores the consumer and legal implications of the Internet of Things. She is also an adviser to the American Law Institute’s Principles for a Data Economy project.

Her scholarship has been published in leading legal journals and books, including the Columbia Law ReviewBoston College Law ReviewWashington & Lee Law ReviewResearch Handbook on the Law of Artificial Intelligence (Edward Elgar Press), Emory International Law Review, and the University of Michigan Journal of Gender and Law, to name a few. 

In 2019, Professor Elvy received both the Otto L. Walter Distinguished Writing Award and the UC Davis CAMPSSAH Faculty Scholar Award. Her articles have also been identified and peer reviewed by distinguished legal scholars in online legal journal Jotwell as some of the best recent works of scholarship relating to commercial law and privacy law.

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