Congressional Oversight of the Digital Marketplace: Protecting Competition, Privacy and the Truth
The Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School and the Wayne Law Review invite you to attend this online panel on Thursday, October 29, 3:00 - 4:15 p.m. EDT.
The panel will discuss how Congress uses its oversight authority to oversee digital corporations raising antitrust, privacy, and disinformation concerns.
The panelists are:
- Prof. Priscilla Regan, George Mason University, who will provide an overview of over 50 congressional oversight hearings over the last 5 years examining privacy, disinformation, and competition issues raised by U.S. digital corporations.
- Slade Bond, Chief Majority Counsel, House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law, who will discuss that Subcommittee’s recent two year-long anti-trust investigation of major U.S. digital corporations.
- Alyssa DaCunha, WilmerHale partner, who will discuss representing digital corporations in a wide range of congressional oversight investigations.
Welcoming remarks will be provided by Levin Center director Jim Townsend and Wayne Law Review editor William Broman.
This panel is part of a broader effort to examine congressional oversight of science and technology issues. The online event, which is free and open to the public, will utilize a Zoom webinar platform. Zoom details will be provided after registration.