James Buatti

Former Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D., U.C. Irvine School of Law (2014); B.A., U.C. San Diego, Political Science

Work Experience:

Certified Law Student, U.C. Irvine Immigrant Rights Clinic; Legal Intern, United States Department of Justice - Executive Office for Immigration Review; Research Assistant to Professor Richard Hasen, U.C. Irvine School of Law; Judicial Extern to the Honorable James Di Cesare, Orange County Superior Court; Law Clerk, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Legal Interests:

Copyright, First Amendment, Anti-circumvention, Immigration, and the intersection of law and politics

Bio/Other Interests:

I grew up in southern California, but have quickly become comfortable calling northern California home. I enjoy playing the drums, going to concerts, and reading a good book.

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In Xilinx ruling, Federal Circuit suggests trolls still able to drag you to their distant lairs. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Feb 17 @ 3:14pm

A ruling in Microsoft's fight against gag orders covering government requests for user data https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Feb 17 @ 2:14pm

As cities like San Jose consider using "smart city" tech, they need to protect residents' privacy. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

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