About Us

The Information Law Institute (ILI) is an academic center for the study of law, policy, and social norms defining and affecting the flow of information in a digitally networked society.

Its mission is to encourage and disseminate thoughtful research and commentary, welcoming the participation of faculty, students, and other researchers across the disciplinary spectrum.

News and Announcements

Metadata Project Now Online

NEW YORK, N.Y. – October 2016 ‐‐ As part of a grant generously funded by the Digital Trust Foundation, ILI faculty members and fellows Helen Nissenbaum, Katherine Strandburg, Kiel Brennan-Marquez and Paula Kift have been studying bulk government metadata collection programs from a legal and normative perspective. The project findings can be accessed here.

The ILI Welcomes its 2016-17 Fellows 

NEW YORK, N.Y. – September 2016 ‐‐ The ILI is thrilled to welcome its 2016-17 Fellows Kiel Brennan-Marquez, Yafit Lev-Aretz, Amanda Levendowski, Bilyana Petkova and Madelyn Sanfilippo. Read more about our fellows here.


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