Blockchain in the Legal Industry

After our blockchain discussion last Wednesday, I became interested in learning more about how blockchain is used in industries other than financial services. This past summer I worked as an Intellectual Property intern at Mintz—a Boston law firm. The majority of the work I performed was administrative, and Wednesday’s discussion made me wonder whether blockchain … Continue reading Blockchain in the Legal Industry

Internet of Things

A few days ago, I came across an interesting article, in Bloomberg’s Big Business Law section, about the state of California’s decision to enact Internet of Things related legislation. On August 30th, California’s Senate passed two bills that would require “Internet-connected devices sold in California, such as thermostats, televisions, and security cameras” to have “reasonable … Continue reading Internet of Things

I’m Feeling Lucky: Confessions of Google Employee Number 59

This summer I read I’m Feeling Lucky: The Confessions of Google Employee Number 59 by Douglas Edwards. I first became interested in learning about the founding of Google after visiting its Cambridge campus last summer. The book’s author, Douglas Edwards, worked at Google from 1999 to 2005 serving as the Director of Consumer Marketing and … Continue reading I’m Feeling Lucky: Confessions of Google Employee Number 59