Edward McNicholas, Shane Cahill, Marc Groman

What law will govern the metaverse?  How will geographically-bounded system of laws govern transnational Internet environments, such as the Metaverse, blockchains, etc.?  This session will consider baseline rules, the role of international organizations, U.S. jurisdictional issues, and alternative models that emphasize human rights and the data sovereignty of nation-states.

Edward McNicholas, Partner, Ropes & Gray
Shane Cahill, Privacy and Data Policy Manager, Legislation at Facebook
Marc Groman, Principal, Groman Consulting Group

Ed McNicholas
Edward McNicholas

Ropes & Gray

Marc Groman

Groman Consulting Group

Shane Cahill

Privacy and Data Policy Manager, Legislation