Science & Technology Law Section

The mission of the ABA Science & Technology Law Section is to provide leadership on emerging issues at the intersection of law, science, and technology; to promote sound policy and public understanding on such issues; and to enhance the professional development of its members.

Cyber Monday Sale Extended until December 9, 2019!

Cyber Monday Sale Extended until December 9, 2019!

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics National Institute - January 9-10, 2020

Join us for this first-of-its-kind National Institute designed to equip attendees with key technical concepts in AI and legal insights ranging from fundamentals to the finer points. Learn insider tips on practical ways to tackle contracting, litigation, tort liability, data protection, and other unprecedented legal issues raised by AI.

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Shaping Our Future: Top Tech Company Lawyers on Innovation and Social Responsibility

Shaping Our Future: Top Tech Company Lawyers on Innovation and Social Responsibility

2019 Annual Meeting Program Highlights

Tech general counsel from Lyft, Oracle, 23andMe and Microsoft shared their innovation and diversity experiences at SciTech's Showcase Program at the 2019 Annual Meeting. (L to R) Heather Rafter, (RafterMarsh US, Moderator), Kristin Sverchek (Lyft), Dev Stahlkopf (Microsoft), Dorian Daley (Oracle) and Kathy Hibbs (23andMe).

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Join the Science & Technology Law Section (SciTech)

Join today and explore the work of our committees in the Interdisciplinary, Life Sciences, and Privacy, Security, and Emerging Technology Divisions.

Section Membership

Section Membership

Why Join SciTech?

SciTech membership gives you the inside track on the latest scientific and technological developments.

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Take the Lead In Shaping Technology Law for the Next Decade

The Science & Technology Law Section just completed a busy and exciting year. See the highlights from outgoing Section Chair William Baker’s presentation to the Section Council at the ABA Annual Meeting in San Francisco in early August.

Great Networking Opportunities

Get involved with discussion groups and network with your peers through SciTech Connect, receive committee newsletters to stay on top of cutting-edge scientific and technological developments, and explore SciTech’s great leadership opportunities.

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SciTech is the sort of place that breathes life into the practice of law, lightens the load, and provides a sense of community. Ever focused on the future, SciTech not only takes on first-of-their kind issues with an unmatched theoretical vigor, but also delivers practical, hands-on value to members, whether it's internet of things, biotech, cleantech, scientific evidence, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, drones, medical devices, cloud computing, outer space, or healthcare technology and medical devices.

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