The Research Triangle Park

The Intersection of Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, the Constitution, & The Law

Durham, NC Feb 17 9:00 am - Feb 17 3:00 pm

The Intellectual Property Law Institute (IPLI) is hosting a Cybersecurity Conference entitled, "The Intersection of Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, the Constitution and the Law," on Saturday, February 17th, 2018 from 9:00am - 3:00pm at NCCU School of Law.

This event is co-sponsored by NCCU School of Law's Intellectual Property Law Institute (IPLI) and the Raleigh Chapter of the Information System Security Association (ISSA). The event is free, and lunch will be provided for all attendees.

Here are some of the topics which may be addressed by the presentations and panels:

  1. The Legal Implications of Shifting Data to the Cloud.
  2. The Impact of International Laws on Cloud Implementations Concerning the Data's Location. 
  3. The Framework for International Laws Concerning Data Privacy on IoT Devices.
  4. Privacy and Bitcoin Anonymity.
  5. The Privacy Implications of IoT Devices (Complex Privacy Agreements).
  6. The Regulation of 3rd Party Bitcoin Companies. 
  7. Bitcoin Cyber Crime: The Use of Malware on Bitcoin Wallets.
  8. IoT – Social Media Privacy.
  9. Privacy: The Internet and Fourth Amendment Searches and Seizures.
  10. Privacy: Social Media, Revenge Porn, and the First Amendment.
  11. Intellectual Property: Patent Infringement, IP Protections and the Internet.
  12. Intellectual Property: Patents vs. Copyrights in IP Protections.
  13. The 15th Amendment: Voter Access, Voter System Hacking – Are We Safe from the Russians?
  14. Social Media: A First Amendment Overreach in Education?
  15. Criminal Law in the Cyber Universe: Hacking, Cyber Bullying, Counterfeiting.
  16. Waiving Your Right to Privacy and Speech in an Intelligent Home.
  17. The Impact of Unregulated, Decentralized Cryptocurrency (Global Bitcoin Stock Exchange).
  18. The Exploitation of Cryptocurrency Systems.
  19. The Implication of Untrustworthy Bitcoin mining software.
  20. The Impact of the Internet on Outdated Laws and Regulation (HIPAA, FERPA, GLBA, PCI DSS).

If you are interested in serving as a speaker/panelist for this conference, please complete the topic abstract registration form which can be found at:

Also, please email me ([email protected]) to let me know if you are interested in appearing as a speaker.  If you know of any of your colleagues who have an interest in cybersecurity matters, please forward this email to your networks.

Anyone interested in attending this event may register at  Please use the following Discount Code to register: NCCULAW 

We are excited to co-host this event and to send out a call for papers to our colleagues.  One of the goals of IPLI is to further educational access in Intellectual Property.  To that end, your involvement helps support the effort to include experts, entrepreneurs, and business professionals in endeavors where academic knowledge is being presented to the community.  As you may know, NCCU School of Law has a strong and robust history of legal education in North Carolina.  We aim to be a part of that educational mission.