2004 The Power and Pitfalls of Technology: Evidence Law and the Modern Courtroom

Held: February 6, 2004, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Vanderbilt Hall Greenberg Lounge 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Peter Gutherie, Symposium Editor, Annual Survey of American Law
Burt Neuborne, Pomeroy Professor of Law, NYU School of Law, and Director, Brennan Center for Justice

Panel 1: Technology and Truth: Using Technology to Establish Justice

Edward Cheng (moderator), Professor, Brooklyn Law School
Seth Kreimer, Professor, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Robert Epstein, Federal Defender’s Office, E.D.PA.
Barry Scheck, The Innocence Project

Panel 2: Technology-Enhanced Surveillance: Orwellian Intrusion or Legitimate Investigation?

Holly Maguigan (moderator), Professor, NYU Law School
Mark Eckenwiler, U.S. Department of Justice
Ric Simmons, Professor, Moritz College of Law at Ohio State University

Panel 3: 2050: A Courtroom Odyssey

Gordon Bermant, University of Pennsylvania
Helen Freedman, Judge, New York County Supreme Court, Commercial Division
Frederic Lederer, Professor, William & Mary School of Law
Mr. Carl Flatow, Flatographics, LLC

Closing Remarks

Jonathan Slonim, Editor-in-Chief, NYU Annual Survey of American Law