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A UNIQUE TRANSACTION BRINGS THE RAGON INSTITUTE TO MIT CAMPUS

December 2021

2020 was an eventful year for many reasons at MIT, but one truly positive development during that time was the decision to dedicate campus space towards the creation of the new home of The Ragon Institute. 

A Recent National Counterintelligence and Security Center Report Highlights Five Key Technologies Requiring Protection From Theft by Foreign Governments

November 2021

The National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC), which resides within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, published a report in October 2021 identifying five key technologies whose safeguarding it states is essential to America’s future economic development and national security.  The five areas are:  artificial intelligence, quantum information science and technology, biotechnology, microelectronics and semiconductors, and autonomous systems. 

Office of the General Counsel Releases Guidance to MIT Community about Insurance, Indemnification, and Legal Representation

October 2021

The Office of the General Counsel (“OGC”) has prepared a memorandum that is available to the MIT community that provides guidance about sources of assistance that are available when an individual is subject to a legal claim or is asked to participate on MIT’s behalf in a legal proceeding.  The memo also describes the role of the OGC in providing legal advice to members of the community.

OGC Attorneys Claire Schneider and Anthony Moriello promoted to Counsel

September 2021

The Office of the General Counsel is excited to announce that as of September 1, 2021 OGC attorneys Claire Schneider and Anthony Moriello have been promoted from Associate Counsel to Counsel.

Dahlia Fetouh appointed Deputy General Counsel

August 2021

Congratulations to Dahlia Fetouh on her appointment as Deputy General Counsel earlier this year.