West Virginia Law Review Symposium 2017

WV Law Review 2017 Symposium

Evolving Investigative Technologies and the Law

Friday, March 31    /    9 a.m. – 3 p.m.    /    Marlyn E. Lugar Courtroom

“With technology advancing in leaps and bounds, it is imperative that the law recognizes and covers the 
issues that are sure to arise.” — Ben Wilson, Editor-in-Chief, West Virginia Law Review

WEBCAST - Morning Session

9:00-9:15 a.m. - Welcome and Opening Remarks

Ben Wilson

Jennifer Winkler
Executive Articles Selection and Symposium Editor  

9:15-9:45 a.m. - Introductory Remarks 

Brad Gilbride
Special Agent
U.S. Dept. of Energy, Office of Inspector General, Technology Crimes Section

9:45-10:45 a.m. - Session 1 

Melanie Reid
Professor of Law
Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law 
Rethinking the Fourth Amendment in the Age of Supercomputers, Artificial Intelligence, and Robots

Steven Friedland
Professor of Law
Elon University School of Law
Drinking from the Fire Hose: How Massive Self-Surveillance and the Internet of Things Are Changing Constitutional Privacy

Brian L. Owsley
Assistant Professor of Law
University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law 

10:45-11:00 a.m. - Break

11:00 a.m.-12:20 p.m. - Session 2

Shawn M. Boyne
Professor of Law
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Stingray Technology, the Exclusionary Rule, and the Future of Privacy: A Cautionary Tale

Gerald S. Reamey
Professor of Law
St. Mary’s University School of Law
Constitutional Shapeshifting: Conforming Privacy Guarantees to the Technological Realities of Law Enforcement

Lauryn P. Gouldin
Associate Professor of Law
Syracuse University College of Law
The Impacts of Technology on Calculating Necessity

Wesley M. Oliver
Professor of Law and Associate Dean
Duquesne University School of Law
Prohibition’s Role in Creating Limits on Modern Investigations

12:20-1:00 p.m. - Lunch 

WEBCAST - Afternoon Session

1:00-2:00 p.m. - Panel Discussion by Presenters 

2:00-2:15 p.m. - Break 

2:15-3:00 p.m. - Open Question and Answer 

Session Speakers, faculty, students, and the public are welcome to participate

3:00 p.m. - Closing Remarks and Farewell

Charlie Russell
Executive Articles Selection and Symposium Editor

Ben Wilson

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