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California Consumer Protection Foundation, CaliforniaALL, ccpf, Freada Kapor Klein, Gibor Basri, John Keker, Judy Johnson, Kamala Harris, Keker & Van Nest, Level Playing Field Institute, Michael Shames, Mitchell Kapor, OBAMA FOR AMERICA, The Kapor Center - 543 Howard Street, Tony West - Acting Associate Attorney General Department of Justice (DOJ), University of California, Berkeley Foundation

Meet ” EFF” – The Electronic Frontier Foundation: Launched by Mitch Kapor – Spouse of CaliforniaALL’s Freada Kapor Klein, Financed In Part By Judy Johnson’s “CCPF”, Keker & Van Nest (TLR Note – Sources: EFF’s Attempt to Solicit YR as Client, Misguided)

Freada Kapor Klein, Mitch Kapor

Mitch and Freada Kapor.  In 2007-2008, the Board of Governors of the State Bar of California conveniently appointed Mrs. Kapor as director of CaliforniaALL. Although other potential explanations certainly exist, as matters presently stand, it appears that operatives participated in what appears to be a sophisticated financial scheme to misuse the California Bar Foundation and non-profit entity CaliforniaALL as a vehicle to embezzle and launder funds originated from major utility companies and the California Bar Foundation to push for the election of Barack Obama (image courtesy of Kapor)

10 July 1990 — Mitch Kapor, the founder of Lotus Development Corp., announced at a news conference this morning that his newly formed Electronic Frontier Foundation is giving $275,000 to Computer Profes- sionals for Social Responsibility to expand their program on computers and civil liberties.

To that end, the Electronic Frontier Foundation will:

  1. Engage in and support educational activities which increase popular understanding of the opportunities and challenges posed by developments in computing and telecommunications.
  2. Develop among policy-makers a better understanding of the issues underlying free and open telecommunications, and support the creation of legal and structural approaches which will ease the assimilation of these new technologies by society.
  3. Raise public awareness about civil liberties issues arising from the rapid advancement in the area of new computer-based communications media. Support litigation in the public interest to preserve, protect, and extend First Amendment rights within the realm of computing and telecommunications technology.
  4. Encourage and support the development of new tools which will endow non-technical users with full and easy access to computer-based telecommunications.

Source: http://w2.eff.org/legal/cases/SJG/?f=eff_creation.html

 

Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_Frontier_Foundation

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is an international non-profit digital rights advocacy and legal organization based in the United States. Its stated mission is to:[1]

  • Engage in and support educational activities which increase popular understanding of the opportunities and challenges posed by developments in computing and telecommunications.
  • Develop among policy-makers a better understanding of the issues underlying free and open telecommunications, and support the creation of legal and structural approaches which will ease the assimilation of these new technologies by society.
  • Raise public awareness about civil liberties issues arising from the rapid advancement in the area of new computer-based communications media.
  • Support litigation in the public interest to preserve, protect, and extend First Amendment rights within the realm of computing and telecommunications technology.
  • Encourage and support the development of new tools which will endow non-technical users with full and easy access to computer-based telecommunications.

The EFF is supported by donations and is based in San Francisco, California, with staff members in Washington, D.C. They are accredited observers at the World Intellectual Property Organization[2] and one of the participants of the Global Network Initiative.[3]

EFF has taken action in several ways. It provides funds for legal defense in court, presents amici curiae briefs, defends individuals and new technologies from what it considers baseless or misdirected legal threats, works to expose government malfeasance, provides guidance to the government and courts, organizes political action and mass mailings, supports some new technologies which it believes preserve personal freedoms, maintains a database and web sites of related news and information, monitors and challenges potential legislation that it believes would infringe on personal liberties and fair use, and solicits a list of what it considers patent abuses with intentions to defeat those that it considers without merit.

 

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CCPF financial support of EFF- See http://consumerfdn.org/about-us/grantees/grantees-database/

Electronic Frontier Foundation – $30,000 / 12 months
Awarded 2007
To empower consumers with information covering the tracking and other mechanisms that are being used to monitor their use of color printers and other consumer products.
454 Shotwell St San Francisco, CA 94110
Katina Bishop Associate Director of Development
415-436-9333 | Email | Website
Electronic Frontier Foundation – $30,000 / 12 months
Awarded 2008
To protect consumer privacy rights in light of increasing cell-phone tracking efforts by the government and law enforcement
454 Shotwell St. San Francisco, CA 94110
Katina Bishop Development Director
415-436-9333 | Email | Website

 

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See also :

https://lesliebrodie.wordpress.com/2011/06/04/who-funds-the-electronic-frontie…

https://lesliebrodie.wordpress.com/2012/01/26/keker-van-nest-joins-aclu-eff-to…

http://lesliebrodie.blog.co.uk/2011/12/30/breaking-news-contributions-to-re-e…

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