David S. Levine

Fellow 2023/2025

▌▌▌Professor at Elon University School of Law

David S. Levine is Professor at the Elon University School of Law and holds the position of Affiliate Scholar at the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School. David has a distinguished academic background, having been a fellow at Princeton University’s Center for Information Technology Policy from 2014 to 2017.

David is also the founder and host of Hearsay Culture on KZSU-FM, a Stanford University radio station. The show focuses on information policy, intellectual property law, and technology. Since its inception in May 2006, David has recorded over 260 interviews and the show was named as a top five podcast in the ABA’s Blawg 100 of 2008.

His academic work is primarily centered on intellectual property law, particularly in areas that intersect with technology and public life. These areas include trade secrecy, information flows in the lawmaking and regulatory process, and the impact of intellectual property law on public and private secrecy, transparency, and accountability. David is the co-author of the book “Information Law, Governance, and Cybersecurity,” published by West Academic Publishing in 2019, in collaboration with Sharon Sandeen.

David has been active in legislative advocacy efforts and has spoken about his work at various international forums. He is highly regarded in the field of intellectual property law and has made significant contributions to the understanding of how law interacts with technology and information policy.

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