Introducing Guest Blogger Paul Ohm
It is my pleasure to introduce Professor Paul Ohm, who is an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado Law School. He specializes in computer crime law, as well as Internet regulation, criminal procedure, intellectual property, and information privacy. Paul received a JD from UCLA and both a BS in Computer Science and a BA in Electrical Engineering from Yale. He clerked for the Honorable Betty Binns Fletcher of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Honorable Mariana Pfaelzer of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. After clerking, he served for four years as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section. Prior to law school, he worked as a computer programmer and systems administrator for the RAND Corporation.
Paul’s publications include:
* Commentary, The Fourth Amendment Right to Delete, 119 Harv. L. Rev. F. 10 (2005)
* Parallel-Effect Statutes and E-Mail “Warrants”: Reframing the Internet Surveillance Debate, 72 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1599 (2004)
* The Myth of the Superuser: Fear, Risk, and Harm Online (expected 2007)
* The Olmsteadian Seizure Clause, 2007 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2007).