Multiple US stakeholders, including the Federal Trade Commission, the Administration, and Congress are examining a new federal privacy law borrowing key principles from the GDPR and the California privacy law.  This panel will examine whether key GDPR and California concepts are workable as a new federal baseline and the relationship between data protection and innovation and pricing.

Svetlana S. Gans, Vice President & Associate General Counsel, NCTA – The Internet & Television Association
Maureen K. Ohlhausen, former Acting FTC Chairman, Partner, Baker Botts
Roslyn Layton, PhD, Aalborg University, Center for Communication, Media and Information Technologies
Liad Wagman, Associate Professor of Economics, Illinois Institute of Technology

Readings:

Liad Wagman

Associate Professor of Economics
Illinois Institute of Technology

Maureen K. Ohlhausen

Partner
Baker Botts

Roslyn Layton

Professor
Aalborg University, Center for Communication, Media and Information Technologies

Svetlana S. Gans

Vice President & Associate General Counsel
NCTA, The Internet & Television Association