Jonathan Berke

Jonathan Berke is a Staffer for the Columbia Science and Technology Law Review. He is a 2L at Columbia Law School.

There’s a Law for That: Mobile Ridesharing Services Encounter Legal Troubles

Those who live in parts of cities that lack regular taxi traffic may know about Uber, the car service that will send a well-maintained black car to your location with a quick tap of your mobile touchscreen. Those who live outside of San Francisco may be less familiar with two new mobile based “rideshare” companies: [...]

STLR Link Roundup – November 16, 2012

Petraeus scandal highlights privacy concerns The omnipresent imbroglio involving former CIA Director General David Petraeus (Ret.), uncovered by anonymous emails leading the FBI to mistress Paula Broadwell, has highlighted some limits of privacy on the internet. Although Broadwell attempted to hide the true identity of the anonymous email account she used to harass Jill Kelley [...]