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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NSA Spying

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Celebrate the 4th by giving to EFF! We're fighting to stop mass surveillance in the US and worldwide. https://eff.org/EFF25

Jul 4 @ 5:36pm

A deep dive into XKEYSCORE, one of the NSA's creepiest spying tools: https://eff.org/r.c6hp

Jul 3 @ 3:12pm

Come to EFF HQ on July 8 for a book talk with author of "Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Tech" https://eff.org/r.i3fv

Jul 2 @ 4:57pm
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