Sandeep Gopalan

Sandeep Gopalan

Sandeep Gopalan is a Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic Innovation) and Professor of Law at Deakin University, Melbourne.

Facebook’s privacy problems suffered a major setback in a US Federal Court this week. Judge James Donato of the Northern District federal court in San Francisco allowed a class action brought by Facebook users in Illinois to go ahead. The case was brought by Nimesh Patel and others representing a class

Consider this thought experiment: a woman pushes a bicycle across a busy road at 10 pm. She is struck by a car and dies. Would this event usually generate headlines or cause all driving to be halted? No, because there were more than 5,984 pedestrians killed by cars in 2017