Columbia Law Professor Picked As FTC Senior Adviser

Law360, New York (February 8, 2011, 6:11 PM EST) -- The Columbia Law School professor credited with coining the term "net neutrality" has been picked to serve as senior adviser in the Federal Trade Commission's Office of Policy Planning.

Tim Wu will take a leave of absence to serve at the FTC, where he will start on Feb. 14, Columbia announced on Tuesday, adding that Wu will give advice with respect to consumer protection and competition issues affecting the Internet and mobile markets.

“Tim is an incredibly bright and creative thinker and the FTC can never...
To view the full article, register now.