The Internet and democracy:opportunities and threats
Jim is working on data protection and privacy issues. Нe was named as one of the 50 most influential people on intellectual property issues by Managing IP in 2012. In the same year Open Rights Group won Liberty's Human Rights Campaigner of the Year award.
Jim sits on the Governance Board of CREATe, the UK's research centre for copyright and new business models in the creative economy. He is on the Advisory Council of the Foundation of Information Policy Research.
Open Rights Group is a UK based digital campaigning organisation working to protect the rights to privacy and free speech online. With over 3,000 active supporters, it is a grassroot organization that raises awareness of threats online and challenge them through public campaigns, media commentary, legal actions, policy interventions and tech projects.