Jason Schultz
Professor of Clinical Law
Technology Law & Policy Clinic
NYU School of Law

Jennifer Urban
Clinical Professor of Law
Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic
UC Berkeley School of Law

Mikael Lindberg
Clinical Teaching Fellow
Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic
UC Berkeley School of Law

Matt Callahan
DPL Research Assistant
NYU School of Law


Robert Barr
Executive Director
Berkeley Center for Law & Technology

Keith Bergelt
Open Innovation Network

Alicia Gibb
ounder & Executive Director
Open Source Hardware Association

Peter Harter
Managing Principal
The Farrington Group

David Hayes
Chair, Intellectual Property Group
Fenwick & West

Brewster Kahle
Internet Archive

Adi Kamdar
Electronic Frontier Foundation

Alexander Macgillivray
Former General Counsel

Catharina Maracke
Associate Professor
Graduate School for Media and Governance, Keio University

Heather Meeker
O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Josh Mendelsohn

Daniel Nazer
Staff Attorney
Electronic Frontier Foundation

Julie Samuels
Executive Director
Board President

Eric Schulman
Director, Patents
Google Inc.

Luis Villa
Deputy General Counsel
Wikimedia Foundation

Aaron Williamson
Tor Ekeland, P.C.

Christopher Wong
Director of Product
The GovLab

Mallun Yen
Executive Vice President, RPX Corporation


The DPL Team is indebted to the following individuals for their contributions to working drafts of the DPL.

Note: Affiliations are for information and identification only, and do not indicate endorsement by, or positions of, organizations.

  • Eric Adler, Adler Vermillion & Skocilich
  • Brian Chase, FourSquare
  • Anik Guha, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
  • Adi Kamdar, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Matthew Levy, Computer & Communications Industry Association
  • Richard Martinelli, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
  • Daniel Nazer, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • David Pashman, MeetUp
  • Gabriel Ramsey, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
  • Julie Samuels, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Eric Schulman, Google Inc.
  • Joseph Sherinsky, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
  • Jorge Torres, Torres Venture Law Group
  • Daniel Yost, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe