The Faculty Directors of the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology
are pleased and honored to present the BCLT Privacy Award to
in recognition of his seminal scholarship, innovative policy entrepreneurship,
and tireless support of the privacy community.
Award announced: March 12, 2019
Award bestowed: March 14, 2019, at the BCLT Privacy Lecture
Joel Reidenberg is the Stanley D. and Nikki Waxberg Chair in Law at Fordham University Law School. Professor Reidenberg founded the law school’s Center on Information Law and Policy and serves as its Academic Director. His work has covered a remarkably wide range of issues, including privacy policies, privacy harms, government surveillance, student privacy, privacy in online gaming, and the new questions posed by algorithmic decisionmaking, as well as other technology related topics, including internet jurisdiction, free expression, intellectual property, internet governance, and intermediary liability. Professor Reidenberg has also taught at Princeton University, where he is a Visiting Research Collaborator at the Center for Information Technology Policy, at the Universite de Paris-Sorbonne, and at the Institut d’Etudes Politques de Paris. Professor Reidenberg is a member of the American Law Institute and an Advisor to the ALI’s Principles of Law, Data Privacy project. He has served as an expert adviser to the U.S. Congress, the Federal Trade Commission, the European Commission, and the World Intellectual Property Organization.