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We are the JOLT Digest, an online-only resource featuring short synopses of recent developments in all areas of law & technology, including significant cases and legislation in the United States and abroad. The Digest is designed to provide academics, practitioners and law students not only with timely access to important legal developments, but also with links to in-depth commentary on those issues.


Executive Editors: Alex Shank and Samantha Rothberg
Technical Editor:  Sarah O’Loughlin
Submissions Editor: Olga Slobodyanyuk
Content Editor:  Insue Kim
Social Media Editor: Albert Chen

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Copyright and Free Speech: Emma Winer
Patent and Trade Secrets: Mengyi Wang
Privacy and Security: Travis West


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Geng Chen
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Corey Omer
Sheri Pan
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Andrew Spore
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Travis West
Emma Winer
Ken Winterbottom
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Digest Citation Format

[Author Name] ([Editor Name] ed.), [Article Title: Subtitle], Harv. J.L. & Tech. Dig., [date of post], [full URL of post]

Anthony Kammer (Anna Lamut ed.), In re Bilski: An End to Business Methods Patents?, Harv. J.L. & Tech. Dig., Oct. 30, 2008, http://jolt.law.harvard.edu/digest/patent/in-re-bilski

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