Amit is a doctoral law candidate (J.S.D.) at UC Berkeley School of Law and a CLTC (Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity) Grantee, Berkeley School of Information, as well as a member of AFOG, Algorithmic Fairness and Opacity Working Group at Berkeley. On 2017, Amit was a CTSP Fellow.
She is the first Israeli LL.M. graduate to been admitted to the doctoral program at Berkeley or any other top U.S. doctoral program in law, on a direct-track basis. Her research interests include privacy, cyber law, copyright, patents and private ordering in intellectual property.
Her work has been published in leading journals, popular press, and presented in top security and Intellectual Property conferences including IPSC 2017, Enigma (see video), RSA, Defcon (Skytalks), Privacy. Security. Risk. 2018 (IAPP), WiCyS, BsidesSF (see video) and BsidesLV.
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Amit Elazari Bar On, We Need Bug Bounties for Bad Algorithms, for Vice, Motherboard (May 3, 2018)
Reyes, Irwin and Wijesekera, Primal and Reardon, Joel and Elazari Bar On, Amit and Razaghpanah, Abbas and Vallina-Rodriguez, Narseo and Egelman, Serge, “Won’t Somebody Think of the Children?” Examining COPPA Compliance at Scale (April 17, 2018). Proceedings on Privacy Enhancing Technologies ; 2018 (3):63–83.
Amit Elazari Bar On, Private Ordering Shaping Cybersecurity Policy – The Case of Bug Bounties, forthcoming in Rewired: The Past, Present, and Future of Cybersecurity (Ryan Ellis & Vivek Mohan Eds., 2018) [choose download anonymously option]
Amit Elazari Bar On. The Rise (and fall) of the ‘Patent-Wrap’ Agreement – When Printers’ Cartridges met the Fine Print (forthcoming).
Amit Elazari Bar On, Cybersecurity in the Boardroom: New Horizons, Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy Blog (Apr. 18, 2017),https://sites.law.berkeley.edu/thenetwork/2017/04/18/cybersecurity-in-the-boardroom-new-horizons/
Amit Elazari Bar On, Bug Bounty Programs as a Corporate Governance “Best Practice” Mechanism, Berkeley Technology Law Journal Blog (Mar. 22, 2017), http://btlj.org/2017/03/bug-bounty-programs-as-a-corporate-governance-best-practice-mechanism/
Amit Elazari Bar On & Lior Zemer, Introduction to The Rights and Wrongs of Copying: A Discourse on Authors as Speakers, Intellectual Property Journal (Canada), A Symposium Issue (volume 29.1, 2016)
Amit Elazari Bar On, Copyright and the Greater System of Rights: Utilizing Contractual Concepts to Solve Intellectual Property Problems in Standard-Form Contracts, in The Rights and Wrongs of Copying: A Discourse on Authors as Speakers, Intellectual Property Journal (Canada), A Symposium Issue (volume 29.1, 2016)
Amit Elazari, Position Paper for the National Union of Israeli Students: The Legal Status of Students’ Intellectual Property Rights in Academic Design Institutions (Oct. 2012) (in Hebrew)
Amit's work has been presented in top security and Intellectual Property conferences including IPSC 2017, Enigma (Usenix), Defcon (Skytalks), BsidesSF, RSA and BsidesLV.
Amit's BsidesSF talk, is now available on video.
Amit's Enigma (Usenix) talk, Hacking the Law: Are Bug Bounties a True Safe Harbor? is now available on video.
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Join Amit at Black Hat USA, August, 2018
Join Amit at USENIX Security, August, 2018