Steven Brill (born August 22, 1950 in Queens, New York) is best known as the founder of Clear, the New York-based startup airport security fast-pass company. Events 392 - Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor. Year 1950 ( MCML) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. He is the creator of a now-defunct magazine with a critical eye to the media, Brill's Content. He also launched Contentville. com, which was to be a clearinghouse for the buying and selling of web text, news, and info of all sorts. The Contentville. com concept crashed with the dot-coms in 2001. For a time he was a columnist for Newsweek. Newsweek is an American weekly Newsmagazine published in New York City. Brill also founded CourtTV and American Lawyer magazine. truTV is an American Cable Television network owned by Time Warner through its subsidiary Turner Broadcasting. The American Lawyer is a monthly law Magazine. It was founded in 1979 by Steven Brill. He is the author of The Teamsters (1978) and After: How America Confronted the September 12th Era (2003). The year 1978 in literature involved some significant events and new books The year 2003 in literature involved some significant events and new books
Mr. Brill notably covered the rise and subsequent precipitous collapse of the law firm of Finley, Kumble, Wagner, Underberg, Manley, Myerson & Casey in American Lawyer. Finley Kumble Wagner Underberg Manley Myerson & Casey was a United States Law firm founded in 1968 The American Lawyer is a monthly law Magazine. It was founded in 1979 by Steven Brill. 
Brill is a graduate of Deerfield Academy and Yale University (BA, 1972; JD, 1975). Deerfield Academy is a private, Coeducational Boarding school located in Deerfield Massachusetts. He is married and has three children. He currently resides in New York City and Bedford, New York. Bedford is a town in Westchester County, New York, USA. The population was 18133 at the 2000 census 
Brill's Content was a media watchdog publication that ceased publication in 2001. The American Lawyer is a monthly law Magazine. It was founded in 1979 by Steven Brill. truTV is an American Cable Television network owned by Time Warner through its subsidiary Turner Broadcasting. Newsweek is an American weekly Newsmagazine published in New York City. 
His latest venture is Clear, a subsidiary of Verified Identity Pass, Inc. A subsidiary, in business matters is an entity that is controlled by a bigger and more powerful entity  It allows travelers to get through airport security quickly with an annual subscription to the program and pre-screening. Airport security refers to the techniques and methods used in protecting Airports and Aircraft from Crime. Broadly vetting is a process of examination and evaluation Specifically vetting often refers to performing a Background check on someone before offering them employment
"Journalists are probably the only people on the planet who make lawyers look good. "
According to Michael Wolff,
|“||The magazine New York Woman ran a story about the worst places for women to work, flatly stating that the story did not include jobs "inherently loathsome for men and for women, such as working in a subway booth, scrubbing floors or working for Steven Brill, the notoriously bullying editor of American Lawyer. "||”|