Santa Clara Law Professor Eric Goldman Receives $150,000 Knight Foundation Grant for Continued Research on Online Content Liability Issues

Eric Goldman

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 27, 2020 – This past fall, the Knight Foundation announced $3.5M in grants to 22 universities, think tanks, and advocacy organizations to support new, independent research into issues at the forefront of national tech policy debates. Among the grantees is Santa Clara University School of Law Professor Eric Goldman, who received $150,000 to continue his work on legal issues raised by online content, Section230, and content moderation. Professor Goldman’s grant is a part of a $50 million commitment by the Knight Foundation to support research on the ways in which technology transforms our democracy.

May 2020

96 Tricia Timm was profiled in the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The general counsel at Looker Data Sciences, she recently led the Santa Cruz startup’s $2.6 billion acquisition by Google. She is also an advisory board member for the Katharine & George Alexander Community Law Center at Santa Clara Law.