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ASIL IDEAS are about innovation and inspiration, featuring brief talks from fascinating people representing the worlds of science, technology, journalism, entrepreneurship, and philanthropy, as well as law. ASIL IDEAS are where the international legal community can open up to new people, and share ideas and best practices over a cup of coffee.

The first session was held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 29. The topic was "Consent of the Networked: The Worldwide Struggle for Internet Freedom," and the speaker was Rebecca MacKinnon, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation. "A global struggle for control of the Internet is now underway," she argued. For MacKinnon, who conducts research...

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