Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD

Stanford University

Dad, grad student, tech worker, author

United States

http://web.stanford.edu/people/patrickryan

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

37

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“  Currently researching: global blockchain governance, new theoretical corporate constructs, philosophy -- and learning Mandarin. :)  ”

Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

The Cat in the Microwave? (Die Katze in Der Mikrowelle?)

Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft, Vol. 8, p. 598, 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jan 2004
Georg Wenglorz and Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Independent and Stanford University
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Katze in der mikrowelle, poodle in der mikrowelle, hund in der mikrowelle, punitive damages, bmw v gore, mcdonald's coffee spill case, liebeck

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War, Peace, or Stalemate: Wargames, Wardialing, Wardriving, and the Emerging Market for Hacker Ethics

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 5,229 (1,896)

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Wardriving, war driving, wardialing, phreaking, wargames, war games, hacker, wifi, wi-fi, warchalking, wireless hacking, wireless manifesto, kevin mitnick

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Wimax: Opportunity or Hype?

ITERA, 2006
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Michael Richardson and Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
University of Colorado at Boulder - Interdisciplinary Telecommunications Program and Stanford University
Downloads 4,974 (2,071)

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WiMAX, WiFi, Wi-Fi, WiMAX Hype, 802.16e, 802.16f, WiBRO

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Regulation of the Cloud in India

Journal of Internet Law, Vol. 15, No. 4, p. 7, October 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2013
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD, Ronak Merchant and Sarah Falvey
Stanford University, University of Colorado at Boulder and Google Inc
Downloads 2,018 (9,557)

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cloud computing, internet regulation, Grosh's law, Minitel

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A Primer on Internet Exchange Points for Policymakers and Non-Engineers

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Aug 2012
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Jason Gerson
Stanford University and Georgetown University
Downloads 1,926 (10,344)
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IXPs, ISPs, Competition, Telecommunications

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Open Standards, Open Source Adoption in the Public Sector, and Their Relationship to Microsoft’s Market Dominance

STANDARDS EDGE: UNIFIER OR DIVIDER?, Sherrie Bolin, ed., p. 87, Sheridan Books, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Tony Casson and Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
University of Colorado at Boulder, Interdisciplinary Telecommunications Program and Stanford University
Downloads 1,613 (13,693)

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Open Source, OpenDocument, Microsoft, XML

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Internet Governance Is Our Shared Responsibility

I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society, 10 ISJLP 1 (2014).
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2014
Vinton G. Cerf, Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Max Senges
Google Inc., Stanford University and Stanford University - Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law
Downloads 1,564 (14,382)

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Internet governance, ITU, ICANN, IGF, layered model

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Revisiting the United States Application of Punitive Damages: Separating Myth from Reality

ILSA Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 10, No. 1, p. 69, Fall 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 May 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 1,364 (17,846)

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Cat in microwave, dog in microwave, punitive damages, State Farm v. Campbell, U.S. v. Gore, McDonald's, coffee spill case, hot coffee

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IoT Safety and Security as Shared Responsibility

Journal of Business Informatics, Number 1, Issue 35 (2016), pp 7-19
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2016
Vinton G. Cerf, Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD, Max Senges and Richard S. Whitt
Google Inc., Stanford University, Stanford University - Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 997 (28,267)

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Internet of Things, IoT, Internet governance, cybersecurity, digital safety

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Treating the Wireless Spectrum as a Natural Resource

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 35, p. 10620, September 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Sep 2005
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 929 (31,279)
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Wireless spectrum, tragedy of the commons, Ronald Coase, Garrett Hardin, sustainable consumption

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Will There Ever Be a Delaware of Europe?

Columbia Journal of European Law, Vol. 11, p. 187, Winter 2004/2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Aug 2005
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 862 (34,709)
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Inspire Art, Uberseering, Grundungstheorie, sitztheorie, centros, delaware of europe, european union, article 43, freedom of establishment

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Wireless device bill of rights, wireless bill of rights, open spectrum, Bran Ferren, Paul Baran, Kalle Konsten, Ronald Coase, mesh networking

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Application of the Public-Trust Doctrine and Principles of Natural Resource Management to Electromagnetic Spectrum

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 17 Jun 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 718 (44,526)
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Public trust doctrine, electromagnetic spectrum, ultra wideband, software defined radio, nextwave, sustainable consumption, joseph sax, illinois central

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European Competition Law, Joint Dominance, and the Wireless Oligopoly Problem

Columbia Journal of European Law, Vol. 11, p. 353, 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 606 (55,696)

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Wireless oligopolies, tacit collusion, wireless roaming, joint dominance, collective dominance

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The ITU Treaty Negotiations: A Call for Openness and Participation

North American Network Operators’ Group 55th (NANOG 55) Meeting, June 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jun 2012
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Jacob Glick
Stanford University and Google Inc. - Google Inc., Canada
Downloads 566 (60,743)

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ITU, Internet Governance, IETF, TIES, WCIT

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Mcdonald'S, Hot Coffee, and a Pet in the Microwave (Mc Do, Cafe Brulant, Et Un Animal Domestique Dans Le Four a Micro-Ondes)

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
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Punitive damages, pet in microwave, McDonald's Coffee Spill Case, BMW v. Gore

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Intellectual Property, Community Trade Mark Regulation Article 7(1)(c), CTMR, Doublemint, Community Trademark, Absolute Grounds for Refusal, descriptiveness, Baby-Dry, Windsurfing Chiemsee

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The ITU and the Internet's Titanic Moment

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 2012, No. 8, 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jul 2012
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 432 (84,385)
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international telecommunication union, ITU, WCIT, internet governance, spectrum management, ICANN, IGF

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A Model for Emergency Service of Voip Through Certification and Labeling

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 58, p. 116, 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jan 2006
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD, Tom Lookabaugh and Douglas Sicker
Stanford University, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Computer Science and University of Colorado at Denver
Downloads 432 (84,385)

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VoIP, E911, standard-setting, ISO 9000, emergency services

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When the Cloud Goes Local: The Global Problem with Data Localization

Computer, Vol. 46, No. 12, pp. 54-59, December 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Dec 2013
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD, Sarah Falvey and Ronak Merchant
Stanford University, Google Inc and University of Colorado at Boulder
Downloads 373 (100,002)
Citation 1

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Cloud computing, Electronic mail, Portable computers, Companies, Law, Grosch's law, cloud computing, computing and the law, data localization, security, privacy

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Technologies and Policies to Connect the Next Five Billion

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 29, 2014
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2015
David Reed, Jennifer Haroon and Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
University of Colorado at Boulder, Computer Science Department, Google, Inc. and Stanford University
Downloads 339 (111,313)

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spectrum policy, IXPs, broadband policy, broadband plan, loon, wireless platforms, satellites

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The Future of the Itu and its Standard-Setting Functions in Spectrum Management

STANDARDS EDGE: FUTURE GENERATION, Sherrie Bolin, ed., p. 341, Sheridan Books, 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2014
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 321 (118,138)

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ITU, spectrum satellites, spectrum management

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The Co-Protection of Minors in New Media: A European Approach to Co-Regulation

U.C. Davis Journal of Juvenile Law & Policy, Vol. 10, p. 97, 2006
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Dec 2005
Eva Lievens, Jos Dumortier and Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Ghent University - Faculty of Law, Time.lex Lawyers and Stanford University
Downloads 302 (126,078)

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co-regulation, protection of minors, juvenile protection, new media, europe

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From Big Data to Big Social and Economic Opportunities: Which Policies Will Lead to Leveraging Data-Driven Innovation's Potential?

The Global Information Technology Report 2014: Rewards and Risks of Big Data, Chapter 1.8, INSEAD, Cornell University and the World Economic Forum
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Apr 2014
Pedro Less Andrade, Jess Hemerly, Gabriel Recalde and Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Google Inc., Google, Inc., Google Inc. and Stanford University
Downloads 294 (129,717)

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Understanding Director & Officer Liability in Germany for Dissemination of False Information: Perspectives from an Outsider

German Law Journal, Vol. 4, No. 5, 2003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Nov 2003
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 291 (131,189)

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Director Officer Liability, Germany, Metabox, Comroad, Deutsche Telekom, Infomatec, em.tv

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The Problem of Exclusive Arrangements in Multiple Dwelling Units: Unlocking Broadband Growth in Indonesia and the Global South

International Journal of Business, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2016
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD, Breanna Zwart, Richard S. Whitt, Marc Goldburg and Vinton G. Cerf
Stanford University, Google, Inc., GLIA Foundation, Google, Inc. and Google Inc.
Downloads 264 (145,054)

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broadband, multiple dwelling units, internet, wireless, Indonesia, competition

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European Spectrum Management Principles

Journal of Computer and Information Law, Vol. 23, p. 277, 2005
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Aug 2005
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 217 (175,431)

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CEPT, ERO, RACE, ITU, European Union, spectrum management

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Composite Ethical Frameworks for IOT and Other Emerging Technologies

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Max Senges, Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Richard S. Whitt
Stanford University - Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law, Stanford University and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 212 (179,274)

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artificial intelligence, AI, machine learning, ML, ethichs and AI

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Measuring Connectivity: A Call to Measure Internet Development with Open, Timely, and Relevant Data

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2015
Google, Inc., Google Inc., GLIA Foundation, Stanford University, Google Inc., Google Inc., Google Inc., Google Inc., Google Inc. and Google Inc.
Downloads 203 (186,630)
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Broadband, ITU, Internet

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Questioning the Scarcity of the Spectrum: The Structure of a Spectrum Revolution

Journal of Internet Law, Vol. 8, No. 9, p. 21, March 2005
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 195 (193,636)

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Spectrum scarcity, doctrine of scarcity, spectrum and the titanic, spectrum management

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Some Tests of Spectrum Usage in Brussels, Belgium

Droit & Nouvelles Technologies, September 28, 2004
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Oct 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 186 (201,952)

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spectrum usage, spectrum occupation, brussels

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Regulated Arbitrage and Parallel Importation of Trademarked Pharmaceuticals in the European Union

Boletín Mexicano de Derecho Comparado, No. 111, pp. 1011-1046, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Dec 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 160 (229,854)

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trade-marks, arbitration, free trade, protectionism, intellectual property, europoean union, paranova, bristol-myers, blister packaging

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The U.S. Supreme Court Introduces the Single-Digit Multiplier to Punitive Damages

European Law Reporter, p. 190, Vol. 5, 2003
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Jan 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 155 (236,085)

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Punitive damages, state farm

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A Perspective from the Private Sector: Ensuring that Forum Follows Function

in Beyond Netmundial: The Roadmap for Institutional Improvements to the Global Internet Governance Ecosystem (William J. Drake and Monroe Price, Eds). 2014, Center for Global Communication Studies, Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
Vinton G. Cerf, Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD, Max Senges and Richard S. Whitt
Google Inc., Stanford University, Stanford University - Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law and GLIA Foundation
Downloads 138 (259,267)
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IGF, Internet Governance, United Nations, Internet Policy

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Trust in the Clouds

Computer Law & Security Review 28 (2012) 513-521
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Sarah Falvey
Stanford University and Google Inc
Downloads 114 (298,547)

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regulation of the cloud, trust and technology, risk and the cloud, Patriot Act, the minitel, data sharing, data obfuscation

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The Court as a Spectrum Regulator: Will There Be a European Analogue to U.S. Cases Nextwave and Gwi?

German Law Journal, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD
Stanford University
Downloads 97 (332,927)

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NextWave, GWI, Mobilcom, UMTS, wireless spectrum

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Nextwave, Spectrum Auctions and the Common Law (Spectrumveilingen En Het Gerecht: De Nextwave Zaak)

Jura Falconis, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2003-2004
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Dec 2004
Patrick Spaulding Ryan PhD and Christoph De Preter
Stanford University and KU Leuven - Faculty of Law
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NextWave, GWI, spectrum auctions