Christopher Civil

Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D. (In Progress), UC Berkeley Law School (expected 2013); B.A., UC Davis, Political Science

Work Experience:

Legal Intern, Center for Democracy & Technology; Legal Intern, Wikimedia Foundation; Clinical Student, Samuelson Law, Technology and Public Policy Clinic; Research Assistant, Professor Peter Menell, Berkeley Law

Legal Interests:

Copyright, Patent, Privacy

Bio/Other Interests:

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

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NSA Spying

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The Department of Education has extended its deadline. Sign our petition by Dec 16 to support open education.

Nov 30 @ 1:51pm

Here's a fun argument that the history of DRM stretches back 3000 years. In our view, that's 3000 years too long.

Nov 30 @ 12:59pm

HR 699 would update archaic rules about email privacy. Tomorrow it has a hearing in the House Judiciary Committee:

Nov 30 @ 12:31pm
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