JORGE L CONTRERAS

Curriculum Vitae

JORGE L CONTRERAS portrait
  • Professor, College Of Law
  • Adjunct Professor, Human Genetics

Publications

Publications

  • Solar Climate Engineering and Intellectual Property: Toward a Research Commons, 18 Minn. J. L. Sci. & Tech. __ (with Joshua Sarnoff and Jesse Reynolds). Pending, 01/2017.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Patent Pledges: Global Perspectives on Patent Law's Private Ordering Frontier ((co- edited with Meredith Jacob (American Univ.), under contract with Edgar Elgar). Pending, 01/2017.
  • Genetic Property, 105 GEO. L.J. __. Pending, 07/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • The President Says Patients Should Own their Genetic Data. He’s Wrong. 34(6) Nature Biotechnology 585-586. Published, 06/09/2016.
    http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v34/n6/full/nbt....
  • Patents and Internet Standards, Global Commission on Internet Governance Paper Series: No. 29. Published, 04/2016.
    https://www.cigionline.org/publications/patents-an...
  • Common Knowledge and Non-Patent Literature in the Internet Age, Berkeley Tech. L.J. Online Commentary. Published, 03/12/2016.
    http://btlj.org/2016/03/common-knowledge-and-non-p...
  • Big Genomic Data and the State, in BIG DATA IS NOT A MONOLITH: POLICIES, PRACTICES AND PROBLEMS (Ekiba Hamid, Michael Mattioli & Cassidy Sugimoto, eds. (MIT Press)). Pending, 01/2016.
  • FRAND Market Failure: IPXI’s Standards-Essential Patent License Exchange, 15 Chi-Kent J. Intell. Prop.__. Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • When a Stranger Calls: Standards Outsiders and Unencumbered Patents, __ J. Competition L. & Econ.__. Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • A Tale of Two Networks: Patents, Standards and the Internet, 93(4) U. Denver L. Rev. __ (invited symposium). Pending, 01/2016.
  • Narratives of Gene Patenting, 43 Fla. St. L. Rev. __. Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Pre-Competition 95 N.C. L. Rev. __ (with Liza Vertinsky). Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Development of the Personal Genomics Industry in THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO EDUCATION AND GENETICS: ETHICAL ISSUES (Elena L. Grigorenko et al, eds. (Cambridge Univ. Press)) (with Vikrant Deshmukh). Pending, 01/2016.
  • Private Ordering to Public Law: The Multi-Layered Character of Technical Standard Setting, 30 Harv. J.L. & Tech. __ (invited symposium). Pending, 01/2016.
  • Patents and Mobile Devices in India: An Empirical Survey, __ Vand. Transnational L.J. __ (with Rohini Lanshané). Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Leviathan in the Commons: Biomedical Data and the State, in GOVERNING MEDICAL RESEARCH COMMONS (Brett Frischmann, Michael Madison, & Katherine Strandburg, eds. (Oxford Univ. Press). Pending, 01/2016.
  • Patents, Technical Standards and Standard-Setting Organizations: A Survey of the Empirical, Legal and Economics Literature in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW, VOL. II - ANALYTICAL METHODS (Peter S. Menell & David Schwartz, eds. (Edward Elgar). Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Assertion of Standards-Essential Patents by Non-Practicing Entities in PATENT ASSERTION ENTITIES AND COMPETITION POLICY (D. Daniel Sokol, ed. (Cambridge Univ. Press). Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • A Primer on Intellectual Property Policies of Standards Bodies in Kai Jacobs, ed., EFFECTIVE STANDARDIZATION MANAGEMENT IN CORPORATE SETTINGS, Chapter 10 at 215-235 (IGI Global: 2016)) (with Andrew Updegrove (Gesmer Updegrove)). Published, 01/2016.
  • Optimizing Access Policies for Big Data Repositories: Latency Variables and the Genome Commons in BIG DATA OPTIMIZATION (Ali Emrouzejnad, ed. (Springer Intl)). Pending, 01/2016.
  • Standards and Related Intellectual Property Issues for Climate Change Technology, in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND CLIMATE CHANGE (Joshua D. Sarnoff, ed. (Edward Elgar)). Pending, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Catalyzing Technology Development Through University Research, in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND CLIMATE CHANGE (Joshua D. Sarnoff, ed. (Edward Elgar)) (with Charles R. McManis). Published, 01/2016.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Sharing by Design: Data and Decentralized Commons, 350 Science 1312-1314 (with Jerome H. Reichman). Published, 12/2015.
    http://www.sciencemag.org/content/350/6266/1312.fu...
  • A Brief History of FRAND, 80 Antitrust L.J. 39(2015) (peer reviewed; published by Univ. Michigan School of Law). Published, 06/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Comments Submitted to Public Consultation on Patents and Standards, European Commission – DG Enterprise and Industry. Submitted, 02/15/2015.
  • A Market Reliance Theory for FRAND Commitments and Other Patent Pledges, 2015 Utah L. Rev. 479. Published, 01/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Standards, Royalty Stacking and Collective Action, 3 CPI Antitrust Chron. Published, 01/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Patent Pledges: Middle Ground Between The Public Domain And Patent Exclusivity, 2015 Mich. St. L. Rev. 788-792 (invited symposium). Published, 01/2015.
    http://digitalcommons.law.msu.edu/cgi/viewcontent....
  • Intellectual Property Issues and Synthetic Biology Standards, 33 Nature Biotech. 24-25 (2015) (with Arti K. Rai and Andrew W. Torrance). Published, 01/2015.
    http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v33/n1/full/nbt....
  • A Unified Framework for RAND and other Reasonable Royalties, 30 Berkely Tech. L.J.1451 (2015) (with Richard J. Gilbert). Published, 01/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • A Practical Guide to Patent Policies of Standards Development Organizations, 67(6) Standards Engineering 1-6 (2015) (with Andrew Updegrove) (winner of Standards Engineering Society (SES) 2015 Annual World Standards Day Paper Competition)). Published, 01/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • NIH’s Genomic Data Sharing Policy: Timing and Tradeoffs, 31 Trends in Genetics 55-57 (2015). Published, 01/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Patent Pledges, 47(3) Ariz. St. L.J. 543-608. Published, 01/2015.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Constructing the Genome Commons in CONVENING CULTURAL COMMONS (Michael Madison, Katherine Strandburg & Brett Frischmann, eds. (Oxford U. Press)). Published, 09/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Standards, Patents and the National Smart Grid, 32 Pace L. Rev. 641 (2012) (symposium issue) (winner of the 2014 Elizabeth Payne Cubberly Scholar Award) (reprinted in Intellectual Property, Innovation and the Environment (Peter S. Menell & Sarah M. Tran, eds., 2014). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Improving the Understanding of the Genetics of Drug Safety through an International Biomedical Research Consortium – A Brief Summary of the International Serious Adverse Events Consortium (iSAEC), __ Nat. Rev. Drug Discovery __ (2014, forthcoming) (with Arthur L. Holden, Sally John & Matthew R. Nelson). Pending, 01/2014.
  • Compulsory Licensing of Intellectual Property: A Viable Policy Lever for Promoting Access to Critical Technologies?, in TRIPS and Developing Countries – Towards a New IP World Order? (Gustavo Ghidini, Rudolph J.R. Peritz & Marco Ricolfi, eds., 2014 (Edward Elgar)) (with Charles R. McManis). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Developing A Framework For Arbitrating Standards-Essential Patent Disputes, J. Dispute Resol. Vol. 2014 Issue 1, p23 (with David L. Newman) (invited symposium). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • No Matter How Small … Property, Autonomy and State in Horton Hears a Who!, 58 N.Y. L. Sch. L. Rev. 603 (2014) (symposium issue). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Copyright Termination and Technical Standards, 43 U. Baltimore L. Rev. 221 (2014) (with Andrew Hernacki). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Giovanni Destro Bisol, et al., Perspectives on Open Science and Scientific Data Sharing: An Interdisciplinary Workshop, 92 J. Anthropological Sci. 179 (2014). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Tesla Motors and the Rise of Non-ICT Patent Pledges, 3 NTUT J. Intell. Prop. L. & MGMT. 188. Published, 01/2014.
    http://patentlyo.com/patent/2014/06/motors-patent-...
  • Divergent Patterns of Engagement in Internet Standardization: Japan, Korea and China, 38Telecom. Policy 916-934 (2014). Published, 01/2014.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Confronting the Crisis in Scientific Publishing: Latency, Licensing and Access, 53 Santa Clara L. Rev. 491 (2013). Published, 01/2013.
    http://digitalcommons.wcl.american.edu/cgi/viewcon...
  • Technical Standards and Ex Ante Disclosure: Results and Analysis of an Empirical Study, 53 Jurimetrics 163 (2013) (peer reviewed; published by Arizona State Univ. O’Connor College of Law). Published, 01/2013.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Intellectual Property Landscape of Material Sustainability Standards, 14 Columbia Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 485 (2013) (with Charles R. McManis). Published, 01/2013.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • The International Serious Adverse Events Consortium’s Data Sharing Model, 31 Nature Biotech. 17 (2013) (with Aris Floratos & Arthur Holden). Published, 01/2013.
    http://law.utah.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/nrd...
  • Foreword: Mapping Today’s Cybersecurity Landscape, 62 A.U. L. Rev. 1113 (2013) (with Laura DeNardis & Melanie Teplinski). Published, 01/2013.
    http://digitalcommons.wcl.american.edu/cgi/viewcon...
  • Technical Standards and Bioinformatics in Bioinformatics Law: Legal Issues for Computational Biology in the Post-Genome Era (Jorge L. Contreras & A. James Cuticchia, eds., 2013). Published, 01/2013.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Data Release and Access in Bioinformatics Law: Legal Issues for Computational Biology in the Post-Genome Era (Jorge L. Contreras & A. James Cuticchia, eds., 2013). Published, 01/2013.
  • University Research and Licensing in Bioinformatics Law: Legal Issues for Computational Biology in the Post-Genome Era (Jorge L. Contreras & A. James Cuticchia, eds., 2013) (with Jennifer Carter-Johnson & Jeffrey S. Carter-Johnson). Published, 01/2013.
  • Fixing FRAND: A Pseudo-Pool Approach to Standards-Based Patent Licensing, 79 Antitrust L.J. 47 (2013) (peer reviewed; published by Univ. Michigan School of Law). Published, 01/2013.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Natl. Research Council, Intellectual Property Challenges for Standard-Setting in the Global Economy (Keith Maskus & Stephen A. Merrill, eds., Natl. Acad. Press 2013)(drafting committee member). Published, 01/2013.
  • Bioinformatics Law: Legal Issues for Computational Biology in the Post-Genome Era (Jorge L. Contreras & A. James Cuticchia, eds., 2013 (ABA Publ.)). Published, 01/01/2013.
  • Implementing Procedural Safeguards for the Development of Bioinformatics Interoperability Standards, 39 N. Ky. L. Rev. 87 (2012) (symposium issue – Informatics). Published, 01/2012.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Open Access Scientific Publishing and the Developing World, 8 St Antony’s Intl. Rev. 43 (2012) (invited). Published, 01/2012.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Higher Standards for Sustainable Building Materials, 2 Nature Climate Change 62 (Feb. 2012) (with Hannah Roth & Meghan Lewis). Published, 01/2012.
    https://www.researchgate.net/publication/241605146...
  • An Empirical Study of the Effects of Ex Ante Licensing Disclosure Policies on the Development of Voluntary Technical Standards (Natl. Inst. Standards & Tech. Report No. GCR 11-934). Published, 06/27/2011.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Bermuda’s Legacy: Patents, Policy and the Design of the Genome Commons, 12 Minn. J.L., Sci. & Tech. 61 (2011). Published, 01/2011.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Toward a Rational Framework for Sustainable Building Materials, Standards Engineering, Sept/Oct. 2011 (winner of Standards Engineering Society (SES) 2011 Annual Paper Competition) (with Hannah Roth & Meghan Lewis). Published, 01/2011.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Equity, Antitrust and the Reemergence of the Patent Unenforceability Remedy, Antitrust Source (Oct. 2011). Published, 01/2011.
    http://digitalcommons.wcl.american.edu/facsch_lawr...
  • Public Health versus Personal Liberty: The Uneasy Case for Individual Detention, Isolation and Quarantine, SciTech Lawyer, Spr. 2011, at 6. Published, 01/2011.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Hinxton Group, Statement on Policies and Practices Governing Data and Materials Sharing and Intellectual Property in Stem Cell Science (2010) [http://www.hinxtongroup.org/Consensus_HG10_FINAL.pdf]. Published, 01/2010.
    http://www.hinxtongroup.org/consensus_hg10_final.P...