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CONTACT: Mike Wendy
July 1, 2010
(202) 969-2957
PFF & Hogan Lovells to Host "The Future of Speech on the Borderless Internet"

WASHINGTON D.C. — On July 14th, The Progress & Freedom Foundation and the law firm of Hogan Lovells LLP will hold a luncheon discussion entitled, "The Future of Speech on the Borderless Internet." The event will examine trans-national regulation and litigation of defamation, hate speech, indecency and political dissent on the Internet, and will feature leading experts in the field who include: Danielle Citron of the University of Maryland School of Law; Steve Sheinberg of the Anti-Defamation League; Chris Wolf of Hogan Lovells; Chuck Cosson of Microsoft; and Mark MacCarthy of Georgetown University.

What: The Future of Speech on the Borderless Internet — A PFF / Hogan Lovells event to discuss the trans-national regulation and litigation of Internet speech
When: Wednesday, July 14
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (lunch provided)
Where: Hogan Lovells
555 13th Street NW Washington, D.C. 20004
Who: Danielle Citron, University of Maryland School of Law

Steve Sheinberg, Associate Director, Civil Rights Division, Anti-Defamation League

Christopher Wolf, Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP

Chuck Cosson, Senior Policy Counsel, Microsoft

Mark McCarthy, Communications, Culture & Technology department, Georgetown University

Adam Thierer, President, The Progress & Freedom Foundation (moderator)

To Register: Space is limited, so an RSVP is required to attend. Please register here. Event questions and media inquiries should be directed to Mike Wendy at

The Progress & Freedom Foundation is a market-oriented think tank that studies the digital revolution and its implications for public policy. It is a 501(c)(3) research & educational organization.



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