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Christopher Weston

Christopher Weston has worked on digital preservation and copyright issues at the Library of Congress since 2004, most notably as a staff member for the Section 108 Study Group. His current position is attorney-advisor in the Office of General Counsel of the U.S. Copyright Office. Before coming to the Library Chris was an associate in legislative and federal affairs at the Verner Liipfert and Piper Rudnick law firms in Washington, D.C. and served as a legal intern with the National Endowment for the Arts. In the 1990s he worked in the music industry for Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, Koch International Distribution, and Tower Records. Chris earned his J.D. cum laude from the Georgetown University Law Center in 2001 and received his B.A. with honors in American Studies from Wesleyan University in 1992.

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