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Becoming a National Security Entrepreneur with Francis Hoang

7/12/2018
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The black letter law and articles in this episode: Frances Hoang’s op-ed “An Immigrant’s Tale” (Wall Street Journal) https://www.wsj.com/articles/an-immigrants-tale-from-saigon-in-75-to-american-entrepreneur-1429743611 Department of Justice announced denaturalization proceedings against a man convicted of terrorism offenses https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/justice-department-files-denaturalization-lawsuit-against-chicago-man-convicted-providing The American evacuation of Saigon in 1975...

Duration:00:22:32

The Internet of Things and Supply Chains LIVE with Joyce Corell

7/5/2018
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The black letter law and articles discussed in this episode: Apple’s Supplier Responsibility 2018 Progress Report https://www.apple.com/supplier-responsibility/pdf/Apple_SR_2018_Progress_Report.pdf House Energy and Commerce Hearing on Telecommunications, Global Competitiveness and National Security (May 16, 2018) https://energycommerce.house.gov/hearings/telecommunications-global-competitiveness-and-national-security/ House Energy and Commerce Hearing on the Internet of Things,...

Duration:00:36:43

From National Security to the ABA with Jack Rives

6/28/2018
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The black letter law and articles on this topic: Jack Rives’s testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee (August 2, 2006) as TJAG Declassified memos from military lawyers, including Jack Rives, criticized interrogations techniques Military Commissions Act of 2006 and 2009 Uniform Code of Military Justice Article 90 and Article 92 on obeying lawful orders A report on the US Military Commissions by the ABA Standing Committee on Law and National Security Jack Rives is the Executive Director...

Duration:00:30:27

What is US cybersecurity policy without a cyber coordinator? with Paul Rosenzweig

6/21/2018
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The black letter law and articles discussed in this episode: John Bolton gets rid of the “cyber czar” position in the NSC on Lawfare https://www.lawfareblog.com/boltons-magnificent-idea-nix-white-house-cyber-czar Cyber czar removal article on Ars Technica https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/05/trump-closes-job-opening-for-cyber-czar-raising-protests-from-congress/ Senator King and Senator Lankford question the intelligence community on cyber preparedness...

Duration:00:31:13

The Case for Federal Laws on Domestic Terrorism with Mary McCord

6/14/2018
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Mary McCord in Foreign Policy “The Law Should Treat Domestic Terror as the Equivalent of International Terror” http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/08/22/the-law-should-treat-domestic-terror-as-the-equivalent-of-international-terror/ Terrorism Definitions https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/2331 Material Support Statute(s) https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/2339A https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/2339B List of Foreign Terrorist Organizations...

Duration:00:33:23

An Overview of Government Oversight Part II with Mieke Eoyang

6/7/2018
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The black letter law and articles in this episode are: Mieke Eoyang in Politico: “How the House Intel Committee Broke Bad” https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/02/20/house-intel-committee-oversight-217033 Mieke Eoyang at the Hoover Center “Beyond Privacy and Security” https://www.hoover.org/research/beyond-privacy-security-role-telecommunications-industry-electronic-surveillance-0 State Secret Privilege from U.S. v Reynold 345 US 1 (1953) https://www.oyez.org/cases/1940-1955/345us1...

Duration:00:26:54

An Overview of Government Oversight with Mieke Eoyang

5/31/2018
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The black letter law and articles in this episode are: Mieke Eoyang in Politico: “How the House Intel Committee Broke Bad” https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/02/20/house-intel-committee-oversight-217033 Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, 1975-76 (Church Committee Reports): https://www.intelligence.senate.gov/resources/intelligence-related-commissions House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Report, 1976 (Pike...

Duration:00:27:43

Threats, Norms and Cyber Mercenaries with Tim Maurer

5/24/2018
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The black letter law and articles in this episode are: Cyber Mercenaries: The State, Hackers, and Power https://www.cambridge.org/core/books/cyber-mercenaries/B685B7555E1C52FBE5DFE6F6594A1C00 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, 18 U.S.C. § 1030 https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/1030 U.S.-China Cyber Agreement (October 16, 2015) https://fas.org/sgp/crs/row/IN10376.pdf Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare http://csef.ru/media/articles/3990/3990.pdf Tallinn...

Duration:00:35:04

The Future of Digital Intelligence LIVE from the Lawyer Jurga

5/17/2018
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The panelists’ recommended articles are: The Fourth Amendment in the Information Age, Robert S. Litt, 126 Yale L.J. Forum 8 (2016). U.S. Commitment to the Privacy Shield Remains Strong, Robert S. Litt, Lawfare, (June 15, 2017). The New Intelligence Sharing Procedures Are Not About Law Enforcement, Robert S. Litt, Just Security, (Mar. 30, 2016). A Way Forward on Section 702 Queries, Elizabeth Goitein & Robert S. Litt, Just Security, (Feb. 20, 2018). Illuminating a New Domain: The Role and...

Duration:00:24:46

Company Man Part II with John Rizzo

5/10/2018
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The black letter law and articles discussed in this episode: Redacted CIA cables on the existence and destruction of the tapes https://www.aclu.org/files/assets/cia_release20100415_p10-18.pdf CIA acknowledged destruction of tapes in court filing https://www.aclu.org/legal-document/letter-judge-hellerstein-acknowledging-destroyed-cia-interrogation-tapes?redirect=cpredirect/38869 Justice Department closed criminal investigation into Jose Rodriguez...

Duration:00:18:22

Company Man with John Rizzo

5/3/2018
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The black letter law and articles discussed in this episode: CIA “Enhanced Interrogation Technique” program Senate report on torture: https://www.feinstein.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/senate-intelligence-committee-study-on-cia-detention-and-interrogation-program CIA fact sheet: https://www.cia.gov/news-information/press-releases-statements/2014-press-releases-statements/cia-fact-sheet-ssci-study-on-detention-interrogation-program.html Human Rights Watch FAQ:...

Duration:00:21:02

The Use of Force in North Korea: The Legal Process

4/26/2018
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The black letter law and articles in this week’s episode are: Op Ed by National Security Adviser John Bolton “The Legal Case for Striking North Korea First” https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-legal-case-for-striking-north-korea-first-1519862374 Op Ed by Richard Cohen “Trump will exit the North Korea summit a failure” https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trump-will-exit-the-north-korea-summit-a-failure/2018/04/23/c2b7da22-4720-11e8-827e-190efaf1f1ee_story.html?utm_term=.99b51222b127...

Duration:00:32:09

Watch the Skies with Kevin Pomfret

4/19/2018
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The black letter law discussed in this episode is: Commercial Space Launch Act of 1984 https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/STATUTE-98/pdf/STATUTE-98-Pg3055.pdf Amended 2004 https://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/media/PL108-492.pdf National Space Council meeting in FL https://spacepolicyonline.com/news/second-national-space-council-meeting-focuses-on-regulatory-reform-china/ Commercial Remote Sensing Regulatory Affairs Office https://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/CRSRA/ Land Remote...

Duration:00:32:11

Artificial Intelligence LIVE at the Annual Conference

4/12/2018
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The black letter law and articles discussed in this episode is: AI winning at Texas Hold Em https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/time-to-fold-humans-poker-playing-ai-beats-pros-at-texas-hold-rsquo-em/ International Humanitarian Law https://www.icrc.org/eng/assets/files/other/what_is_ihl.pdf Lethal Autonomous Weapon Systems at the UN Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons https://www.unog.ch/80256EE600585943/(httpPages)/8FA3C2562A60FF81C1257CE600393DF6?OpenDocument The UN Group of...

Duration:00:32:50

Brains and Bombers with Dina Temple-Raston

4/5/2018
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Listen to Dina Temple-Raston’s new podcast series What Were You Thinking on Apple Podcasts or Audible at audible.com/adolescentbrain What Were You Thinking Review: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2018/01/17/what-were-you-thinking-is-a-podcast-parents-need-to-hear/?utm_term=.23e91cbd0416 US Department of Justice statement on charging Abudullahi Yusuf: https://www.justice.gov/usao-mn/pr/two-minnesotans-charged-conspiracy-provide-material-support-islamic-state-iraq-and-levant...

Duration:00:35:49

Looping Lawyers in on AI with Michael Page and the Steptoe Cyberlaw Cast

3/29/2018
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The black letter law and articles discussed in this episode: AI outpaces lawyers in reading contracts https://www.artificialintelligence-news.com/2018/03/19/ai-outpaces-lawyers-in-reviewing-legal-documents-new-study-finds/ The problems with using AI to set parole https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/01/us/politics/sent-to-prison-by-a-software-programs-secret-algorithms.html Can AI be taught to explain itself? https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/21/magazine/can-ai-be-taught-to-explain-itself.html...

Duration:00:33:49

So What is the Standing Committee? Minisode with the Moderators

3/15/2018
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The ABA resources and events discussed in this episode are: The U.S Intelligence Community Law Sourcebook, 2017 Edition https://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/Store/ProductDetails.aspx?productId=254096631 The Sourcebook of Public-Private Partnerships for Security and Resilience https://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/Store/ProductDetails.aspx?productId=286274864 The ABA Cybersecurity Handbook: A Resource for Attorneys, Law Firms, and Business Professionals, Second Edition...

Duration:00:14:46

Security's Final Frontier with Henry Hertzfeld

3/8/2018
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The black letter law discussed in this episode is: George Washington University Space Policy Institute https://spi.elliott.gwu.edu/ Center for Space Policy and Strategy http://www.aerospace.org/policy/ OECD Study Space 2030: Tackling Society’s Challenges https://www.keepeek.com//Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/space-2030_9789264008342-en#page1 Dr. Hertzfeld’s TED talk “Who Owns The Moon” https://youtu.be/XU_jlTjL9dQ UN Committee on Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS)...

Duration:00:28:52

Cybersecurity: The Intersection of Law, Policy, and Technology with Melissa Hathaway

3/1/2018
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The black letter law discussed in this episode is: Cybersecurity Executive Order https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/presidential-executive-order-strengthening-cybersecurity-federal-networks-critical-infrastructure/ Cyber Readiness Index 2.0 https://www.belfercenter.org/publication/cyber-readiness-index-20 Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative (CNCI) https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/node/233086 Vulnerabilities Equities Process...

Duration:00:35:11

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act LIVE from the Annual Conference

2/8/2018
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The black letter law discussed in this episode is: Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act https://www.congress.gov/110/plaws/publ261/PLAW-110publ261.pdf Minimization Procedures ( https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/3718776/2016-Cert-FISC-Memo-Opin-Order-Apr-2017-1.pdf ) Upstream and Downstream communications https://www.nsa.gov/news-features/press-room/statements/2017-04-28-702-statement.shtml 4th Amendment https://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/fourth_amendment 50 USC 1802...

Duration:00:31:28