Dan L. Burk Chancellor’s Professor of Law Publications
, 69 Patent Silences Vand. L. Rev. 1603 (2016).
, 101 On the Sociology of Patenting Minn. L. Rev. 421 (2016).
, 5 Copyright, Culture, and Community in Virtual Worlds Laws 40 (2016).
, Beyond Abstraction: Applying the Brakes to Runaway Patent Ineligibility 3 J.L. & Biosciences 697 (2016).
in Intellectual Property and Access to Im/Material Goods 44 (Jessica Lai & Antoinette Maget eds, 2016). Copyright and the New Materialism
, 21 Patents as Data Aggregators in Personalized Medicine B.U.J. Sci. & Tech. L 233 (2015).
, 23 Diversity Levers Duke J. Gender L. & Pol’y 25 (2015).
, Dolly and Alice 3 J.L. & Biosciences 1 (2015).
, 128 The 'Creating Around' Paradox Harv. L. Rev. F. 118 (2015).
, 90 The Curious Incident of the Supreme Court in Myriad Genetics Notre Dame L. Rev. 505 (2014).
, 46 IIC – I The Inventive Concept in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Int’l nt’l Rev. Intell. Prop. & Competition L. 866 (2014).
, Copyright and the Architecture of Digital Delivery 19 First Monday (Oct. 6, 2014).
, 109 Inventing Around Copyright Nw. U. L. Rev. Online 64 (2014).
, 26 Patents as Genre: A Prospectus Law & Lit. 190 (2014) (with Jessica Reyman)
, 92 Means and Meaning in Patent Remedies Tex. L. Rev. See Also 13 (2013)
, 3 Ancillary Patent Markets and the Firm Queen Mary J. Intell. Prop. 118 (2013) (with Brett A. McDonnell)
, 44 IIC – Are Human Genes Patentable? Int’l. Rev. Intell. Prop. & Competition L. (2013)
, 161 Owning e-Sports: Proprietary Rights in Professional Computer Gaming U. Pa. L. Rev. 1535 (2013)
, 60 Edifying Thoughts of a Patent Watcher: The Nature of DNA UCLA L. Rev. Discourse 92 (2013)
, 65 Anticipating Patentable Subject Matter Stan. L. Rev. Online 109 (2013)
, 8 The Law and Economics of Intellectual Property: In Search of First Principles Ann. Rev. L & Soc. Sci. 397 (2012)
, New patent law’s ethical quandary Orange Co. Reg. (Oct. 5, 2011)
Should it be first to invent or first to file? Orange Co. Reg. (April 2011)
, Authorization and governance in virtual worlds First Monday (May 2010)
, Don't Tailor Make Patent Act Nat'l L. J. (May 11, 2009) (with Mark A. Lemley)
Contractual and Technical Restrictions of Patent Limitations, Expert Submission to UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food (March 2009)
, Policy Levers in Patent Law Intell. Prop. L. & Pol’y J. 1, Chinese tr. Tang Junfang & He Xiaohua (2009) (with Mark A. Lemley)
, 51 Trademarks and the Boundaries of the Firm Wm. & Mary L. Rev. (2009) (with Brett H. McDonnell)
, 157 Fence Posts or Sign Posts? Rethinking Patent Claim Constructon U. Pa. L. Rev. 1743 (2009) (with Mark A. Lemley)
, 23 The Role of Patent Law in Knowledge Codification Berkeley Tech. L.J. 1009 (2008)
, 10 Information Ethics and the Law of Data Representations Ethics & Info. Tech. 135 (2008)
, 18 The Mereology of Digital Copyright Fordham Intell. Prop. L.J. (2008)
, 2007 Method and Madness in Copyright Law Utah L. Rev. 587
Ethical Approaches to Robotic Data Gathering in Academic Research, 1 Int'l J. of Internet Res. Ethics 9 (2008) (with Gove N. Allen & Charles Ess)
, 26 Patents, Tax Shelters, and the Firm Va. Tax. Rev. 981 (2007) (with Brett H. McDonnell).
, 12 F Intellectual Property and Cyberinfrastructure irst Monday (2007)
, 15 Feminism and Dualism in Intellectual Property J. Gender Soc. Pol'y & L. 183 (2007)
, 12 Intellectual Property in the Context of e-Science J. Computer Med. Comm'n (2007)
, 2007 The Goldilocks Hypothesis: Balancing Intellectual Property Rights at the Boundary of the Firm U. Ill. L. Rev. 101 (with Brett H. McDonnell)
, 43 The Problem of Process in Biotechnology Houston L. Rev. 561 (2006)
4 Autonomy and Morality in DRM and Anti-Circumvention Law Triple C: Cognition, Communication, Cooperation 239 (2006) (with Tarleton Gillespie)
, 30 MIS Q. 599 (2006) (with Gove N. Allen & Gordon B. Davis) Academic Data Collection in Electronic Environments: Defining Acceptable Use of Internet Resources
, 14 Copyright and Feminism in Digital Media J. Gender Soc. Pol'y & L. 519 (2006)
, 4 I Electronic Gaming and the Ethics of Information Ownership nt'l Rev. Info. Ethics (2005)
, 74 Legal and Technical Standards in Digital Rights Management Technology Fordham L. Rev. 537 (2005)
, 47 Inherency Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 371 (2005) (with Mark A. Lemley)
, 55 Expression, Selection, Abstraction: Copyright’s Golden Braid Syr. L. Rev. 101 (2005)
, 92 DNA Rules: Legal & Conceptual Implications of Biological “Lock-Out” Systems Cal. L. Rev. 1553 (2004)
, 9 Quantum Patent Mechanics Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 29 (2004) (with Mark A. Lemley)
, 70 Intellectual Property and the Firm U. Chi. L. Rev. 3 (2004)
, 54 Biotechnology’s Uncertainty Principle Case W. Res. L. Rev. 691 (2004) (with Mark A. Lemley)
, 1 Open Source Patenting J. Int’l Biotech. L. 221 (2004)( with Sara Boettiger)
, 6 Legal Constraint of Genetic Use Restriction Technologies Minn. J.L. Sci. & Tech. 254 (2004)
, 46 A Clockwork Lemon: Biotechnology in the Federal Circuit Ariz. L. Rev. 441 (2004)
, 79 Policy Levers in Patent Law Va. L. Rev. 101 (2003) (with Mark A. Lemley)
, 50 Anti-Circumvention Misuse UCLA L. Rev. 1095 (2003)
, 17 Is Patent Law Technology-Specific? Berkeley Tech L.J. 1155 (2003) (with Mark A. Lemley)
Reflections in a Darkling Glass: A Comparative Contemplation of the Harvard College Decision, 40 Canadian Bus. L.J. 219 (2003)
, 4 Lex Genetica: The Law and Ethics of Programming Biological Code Ethics & Info. Tech. 109 (2002)
, 15 Fair Use Infrastructure for Copyright Management Systems Harv. J. L. & Tech. 41 (2001) (with Julie E. Cohen)
, 79 Patenting Speech Tex. L. Rev. 99 (2000)
, 4 The Trouble With Trespass J. Small & Emerging Bus. L. 27 (2000)
, 21 Muddy Rules for Cyberspace Cardozo L. Rev. 121 (1999)
, 1999 Cyberlaw and the Norms of Science B.C. Intell. Prop. & Tech. F.
Virtual Exit in the Global Information Economy, 73 Chi.-Kent. L. Rev. 143 (1998)
Trademark Doctrines for Global Electronic Commerce, 49 S.C. L. Rev. 695 (1998)
, Ownership Issues in On-Line Use of Institutional Materials Cause/Effect, Fall 1998
, 1998 Proprietary Rights in Hypertext Linkages J. Info. L. & Tech. (June 30, 1998)
The Milk Free Zone: Federal and Local Interests in Regulating Recombinant bST, 22 Columbia J. Env. L. 227 (1997)
How State Regulation of the Internet Violates the Commerce Clause, 17 CATO J. 147. (1997)
, Ownership of Electronic Course Materials in Higher Education Cause/Effect, Fall 1997, at 13.
, 1 Jurisdiction in a World Without Borders Va. J.L. & Tech. (Feb. 1, 1997)
, 28 Federalism in Cyberspace U. Conn. L. Rev. 1095 (1996)
Research Misconduct: Deviance, Due Process, and the Disestablishment of Science, 3 Geo. Mason Indep. L. Rev. 305 (1995)
, 1 Trademarks Along the Infobahn: A First Look at the Emerging Law of Cybermarks U. Rich. J.L. & Tech. (Apr. 10, 1995)
Genetic Privacy: Constitutional Considerations in Forensic DNA Testing, 3 Geo. Mason U. Civ. Rts. L.J. 201 (1994) (with Jennifer A. Hess)
Biotechnology and Tort Liability: A Strategic Industry at Risk, 55 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 791 (1994) (with Barbara A. Boczar)
Misappropriation of Trade Secrets in Biotechnology Licensing, 4 Alb. L.J. Sci. & Tech. 121 (1994)
Transborder Intellectual Property Issues on the Electronic Frontier, 5 Stan. L. & Pol'y Rev. 9 (1994)
Patents in Cyberspace: Territoriality and Infringement on Global Computer Networks, 68 Tulane L. Rev. 1 (1993)
Patenting Transgenic Human Embryos: A Nonuse Cost Perspective, 30 Houston L. Rev. 1597 (1993)
Protection of Trade Secrets in Outer Space Activity: A Study in Federal Preemption, 23 Seton Hall L. Rev. 560 (1993)
When Scientists Act Like Lawyers: The Problem of "Adversary Science," 33 Jurimetrics J. 363 (1993)
Application of United States Patent Law to Commercial Activity in Outer Space, 6 Santa Clara Comp. & High Tech. L.J. 295 (1991)
Biotechnology and Patent Law: Fitting Innovation to the Procrustean Bed, 17 Rutgers Comp. & Tech. L.J. 1 (1991)
DNA Identification: Possibilities and Pitfalls Revisited, 31 Jurimetrics J. 53 (1990)
Copyrightability of Recombinant DNA Sequences, 29 Jurimetrics J. 469 (1989)
Failure to Prepare: Who's Liable in a Computer Disaster?, 5 Santa Clara Comp. & High Tech. L.J. 19 (1989)(with Lawrence H. Winer)
, in Copyright and Paratext in On-Line Gaming Emerging Ethical Issues of Life in Virtual Worlds (Charles Wankel & Sean Malleck eds., forthcoming 2009)
, in Property Rules, Liability Rules, and Molecular Futures: Bargaining in the Shadow of the Cathedral Gene Patents and Clearing Models: From Concepts to Cases (Geertrui Van Overwalle, ed., 2009)
, in Privacy and Property in the Global Datasphere Information Technology Ethics: Cultural Perspectives (Soraj Hongladarom & Charles Ess, eds., 2006)
, in Designing Optimal Software Patents Intellectual Property Rights in Frontier Industries: Software and Biotechnology 81 (Robert Hahn, ed., 2005) (with Mark A. Lemley)
Feminism and Copyright in Digital Media, in Intellectual Property Rights in a Networked World: Theory and Practice 161 (Richard A. Spinello & Herman T. Tavani eds., 2004)
Legal Consequences of the Cyberspatial Metaphor, in Internet Research Annual Vol. 1: Selected Papers From the Association of Internet Researchers Conferences 2000-2002 17 (Mia Consalvo et al., eds., 2003)
American Internet Users and Privacy: A Safe Harbor of Their Own?, in Society Online: The Internet in Context 275 (Philip E.N. Howard & Steve Jones, eds., 2003) (with Doreen Starke-Meyering & Laura J. Gurak)
, in Federalism in Cyberspace Revisited Who Rules the Net? Essays on Internet Governance and Jurisdiction 119 (Adam Theier & Wayne Crews, eds., 2003)
Biotechnology’s Uncertainty Principle, in Perspectives on Properties of the Human Genome Project: Advances in Genetics, Vol. 50, 305 (F. Scott Kieff ed., 2003) (with Mark A. Lemley)
Anti-Circumvention Misuse, in Rethinking Rights and Regulations: Institutional Responses to New Communication Technologies 279 (Lorrie Cranor & Steve Wildman eds., 2003)
, in Intellectual Property Issues in Electronic Collaboration Electronic Collaboration in Science: Progress in Neuroinformatics, Vol. 2 (S. Koslow & M. Huerta eds., 2000)
Muddy Rules for Cyberspace, in Telephony, the Internet, and the Media: Selected Papers from the 1997 Telecommunications Policy and Research Conference (J. MacKie-Mason & D. Waterman, eds. 1998)
The Market for Digital Piracy, in Borders in Cyberspace: Information Policy and the Global Information Infrastructure 205 (B. Kahin & C. Nesson eds., 1997) Contact Information
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Stanford Law School, J.S.M.
Arizona State University, J.D.
Northwestern University, M.S., Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Brigham Young University, B.S., Microbiology