Innovation Through Regulation? Net Neutrality and the Open Internet

April 02, 2015 • 12:30 PM • Law School 3043

Please join the American Constitution Society, American Civil Liberties Union, and Intellectual Property and Cyberlaw Society for a discussion on "net neutrality" and the impact of the FCC's recent decision to reclassify broadband service under Title II of the Communications Act of 1934. Mark Prak, Partner at Brooks Pierce, Melanie Chernoff, Government and Community Affairs Manager at the Raleigh-based open-source technology corporation Red Hat, and Duke Law Professor Stuart Benjamin will discuss the policy implications of the FCC decision, covering topics from free speech to private-sector innovation. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Duke Bar Association. For more information, contact Brett Bellmore at