Mark A. Lemley is the William H. Neukom Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and director of the Stanford Law School Program in Law, Science & Technology, as well as a founding partner of the law firm of Durie Tangri LLP.
Stanford Law School professor Mark Lemley talks with Recode's Kara Swisher about Silicon Valley's obsession with startups getting an "exit" — usually an acquisition by one of the tech giants — and why that trend is suffocating innovation. Lemley explains the decline of IPOs and antitrust scrutiny in America, why today’s tech monopolies are especially hard to break, and how he thinks we should fix this broken system. He also discusses emerging legal issues in tech, including space, robotics and autonomous cars. Plus: What happens to companies that spurn acquisitions and remain independent, and is it possible for an acquired company to stay innovative inside a megacorp like Google or Facebook?Featuring:Mark Lemley (@marklemley), professor at Stanford Law School and director of its Program in Law, Science, and TechnologyHost:Kara Swisher (@karaswisher), Recode co-founder and editor-at-largeMore to explore:On Reset, Arielle Duhaime-Ross explores why — and how — tech is changing everything.On Recode Media, Peter Kafka interviews business titans, journalists, comedians and podcasters about the collision of tech and media.On Pivot, Kara Swisher and Scott Galloway talk about the big tech news stories of the week, who's winning, who's failing, and what comes next.And on Land of the Giants, Jason Del Rey chronicled the rise of Amazon. Season 2 will focus on Netflix and is coming soon!About Recode by Vox:Recode by Vox helps you understand how tech is changing the world — and changing us.Follow Us:Newsletter: Recode DailyTwitter: @Recode and @voxdotcom Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
In this episode, Mark Lemley, William H. Neukom Professor of Law at Stanford Law School, Director of the Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology, and Partner at Durie Tangri, discusses his views on legal scholarship. Lemley begins by describing his own experience coming up into the legal academe, and how law practice and exposure to diverse ideas stimulate his scholarship on a broad range of subjects. He goes on to explain how junior scholars can write interesting scholarship, engage with senior scholars, and manage the academic (and practice) workload. Lemley is on Twitter at @marklemley.This episode was hosted by David A. Simon, Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Kansas School of Law, and a Project Researcher at the Hanken School of Economics. Simon's scholarship is available on SSRN. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Stanford Legal with Pam Karlan & Joe Bankman: "Artificial Intelligence & the Law w/ guests Mark Lemley & Michelle Lee" Stanford law professor and Director of the Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology, Mark Lemley and visiting law professor Michelle Lee join Pam and Joe for a discussion on some of the legal issues that are likely to arise as Artificial intelligence becomes an integral part of our daily lives. Originally aired on SiriusXM on April 28, 2018. Recorded at Stanford Video.
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Episode Count
3
Podcast Count
3
Total Airtime
1 hour, 47 minutes