EPIC Senior Counsel and Director, Project on Surveillance Oversight
Jeramie D. Scott is Senior Counsel at EPIC and Director of the EPIC’s Project on Surveillance Oversight. His work focuses on the privacy issues implicated by surveillance technology implemented by the public and private sector with a particular focus on drones, fusion centers, facial recognition technology, and social media monitoring. Mr. Scott regularly litigates open government cases and cases arising under the Administrative Procedure Act. He is also a co-editor of “Privacy in the Modern Age: The Search for Solutions” and the author of a recently published essay entitled “Social Media and Government Surveillance: The Case for Better Privacy Protections of Our Newest Public Space.” Prior to joining EPIC, Mr. Scott graduated from the New York University Law School where he was a clinic intern at the Brennan Center’s Liberty and National Security Program. His work at the Brennan Center focused on civil liberty issues arising from local law enforcement surveillance. He also served as a research assistant for Professor Ira Rubinstein, focusing on the role of privacy-enhancing technologies in alleviating consumer privacy issues. Mr. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science in Symbolic Systems and a Master’s degree in Philosophy, both from Stanford University. He is a member of the bar of D.C. and New York State.
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