IDREAMOFNINJA WELCOMES GUEST BLOGGER PAUL BERNAL-LECTURER IN IT,IP&MEDIA LAW AT UEA:HAS KINDLY AGREED TO POST HIS UNEDITED TRANSCRIPT & TESTIMONIAL AT THE U.S. JOINT COMMITEE HEARING 15/12/2015.A LONGTIME ADVOCATE,ACADEMIC AND EXPERT ON PERSONAL INTERNET PRIVACY AND SECURITY WITHOUT THE NEED FOR MASS SURVEILLANCE;AUTHOR,ETHICS PANEL MEMBER,PARENT AND BLOGGER.
As well as providing oral evidence to the Draft Investigatory Powers Bill Joint Committee (which I have written about here, can be watched here, and a transcript can be found here) I submitted written evidence on the 15th December 2015.
The contents of the written submission are set out below. It is a lot more detailed than the oral evidence, and a long read (around 7,000 words) but even so, given the timescale involved, it is not as comprehensive as I would have liked – and I didn’t have as much time to proof read it as I would have liked. There are a number of areas I would have liked to have covered that I did not, but I hope it helps.
As it is published, the written evidence is becoming available on the IP Bill Committee website here – my own evidence is part of what has…
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