Law and Technology Clinic*
In the technological era many legal questions arise, some of them are brand new. These legal questions are varied and encompass many fields such as: privacy and big data, intellectual property and human rights, intellectual property and civil rights, cybernetic attacks and national security, online copyrights issues service providers liability and so on.
The Law and Technology Clinic, the first of its kind in Israel, operates as part of the Haifa Center for Law & Technology
in the fields of intellectual property, information technology (IT) law and science policy.
The Clinic initiates position papers, drafts bills, provides advice to organizations on issues of public interest in technology related areas and engages in educational activities to raise public awareness on issues pertaining to intellectual property and legal aspects of new technologies.
The clinic is an annual clinic accompanied by an intellectual property and open data seminar of Prof. Niva Elkin-Koren.