In an interview with Georgetown Law Technology Review, Paul Ohm, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law at Georgetown Law,discusseshow consumer privacy issues affect Americans, and addresses the need for better consumer privacy regulation.

Paul Ohm is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law at Georgetown University LawCenter. He specializes in information privacy, computer crime law, intellectual property, and criminal procedure. He has written extensively on privacy, and is commonly cited by news organizations including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and NPR. Prior to Georgetown, Dean Ohm served on the faculty of the University of Colorado Law School and as a trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Division.