Michael Karanicolas

UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy

Yale University - Yale Information Society Project

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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Scholarly Papers (10)

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Subverting Democracy to Save Democracy: Canada’s Extra-Constitutional Approaches to Battling 'Fake News'

17(2) Canadian Journal of Law and Technology 201 (2019)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 15 May 2020
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
Downloads 287 (129,738)
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fake news, misinformation, freedom of expression, election law, disinformation, freedom of speech

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Squaring the Circle Between Freedom of Expression and Platform Law

20 Pittsburgh Journal of Technology Law & Policy 177, 2020
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jun 2020
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
Downloads 167 (217,469)
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Platform Law, Freedom of Expression, Facebook, Content Moderation, Human Rights Law, ICCPR, Business and Human Rights, International Public Law

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Even in a Pandemic, Sunlight is the Best Disinfectant: COVID-19 and Global Freedom of Expression

Michael Karanicolas, Even in a Pandemic, Sunlight Is the Best Disinfectant: COVID-19 and Global Freedom of Expression, 22 Oregon Review of International Law 101 (2021).
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 25 May 2021
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
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misinformation, COVID-19, fake news, freedom of expression, right to information, human rights law

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To Err is Human, to Audit Divine: A Critical Assessment of Canada’s AI Directive

Journal of Parliamentary and Political Law, Volume XIV:1, 2019
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 May 2020
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
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AI, Algorithmic Transparency, Discrimination, Public Policy, Canadian Law, Administrative Law, Open Government, Public Accountability, Artificial Intelligence

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The New Cybersquatters: The Evolution of Trademark Enforcement in the Domain Name Space

Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2020
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Feb 2020
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
Downloads 94 (331,984)

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trademark law, IP law, ICANN, domain names, UDRP, URS, trademark clearinghouse

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Tackling the 'Fake' Without Harming the 'News': A Paper Series on Regulatory Responses to Misinformation

Wikimedia/Yale Law School Initiative on Intermediaries and Information, 2021
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Apr 2021
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Stanford Global Digital Policy Incubator, Insper Learning Institution, York University, National Law University Jodhpur (NLUJ), Faculty of Law, Students, Public Knowledge, UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy and Wikimedia Foundation
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Information Disorder, Fake News, Freedom of Expression, Platform Law, Misinformation, Disinformation

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Understanding the Internet as a Human Right

10:2 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology 264 (2012).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 15 May 2020
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
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freedom of expression, law and technology, human rights, international law, digital rights

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The Costs of Secrecy: Economic Arguments for Transparency in Public Procurement

This paper was drafted for the Open Government Partnership, to be published as part of their series: "The Skeptic's Guide to Open Government".
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Jun 2019
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
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open government, open contracting, transparency, anti-corruption

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Stand Up for Rights: Recommendations for Responsible Tech

Stand Up for Digital Rights! Recommendations for Responsible Tech, 2016; ISBN: 978-0-9878751-8-1
Number of pages: 109 Posted: 15 Jun 2019
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
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Reconceptualising Copyright: Adapting the Rules to Respect Freedom of Expression in the Digital Age

This paper was originally drafted for the Centre for Law and Democracy, when the author was employed as Senior Legal Officer with that organization.
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Jul 2019
Michael Karanicolas
UCLA Institute for Technology, Law & Policy
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freedom of expression, intellectual property, copyright, digital rights, law and technology