The Centre for Law, Technology and Society and the Law and Technology Student Society invite members of the media to attend a lively discussion on freedom of the press and surveillance in the wake of police surveillance of Patrick Lagacé and other journalists in Québec and Canada.
WHAT: A panel discussion on freedom of the press and surveillance
WHEN: Thursday, November 17, 2016, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Fauteux Hall, Room 302 (57 Louis Pasteur, University of Ottawa êmap)
- Amanda Connolly is a national security reporter for iPolitics and VP of the National Capital Region chapter of the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ)
- Tamir Israel is a staff lawyer at the University of Ottawa’s Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
- Teresa Scassa is the Canada Research Chair in Information Law and professor at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Common Law.
- Michael Geist is a law professor at the University of Ottawa, where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law.
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