Joe specializes in intellectual property law and also teaches antitrust law, among other courses. Before coming to Georgia he was a professor at Lewis and Clark. Joe has clerked for a judge, taught at Northwestern, worked as a lawyer in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, and practiced patent and general appellate law at Sidley & Austin. Here's his curriculum vitae, and here is some of his academic writing.
August 8th, 2014 | 1 hr 31 mins
common law, federal courts, federalism, ip
Joe's favorite case(s).
July 19th, 2014 | 1 hr 28 mins
constitutional law, equal protection, race
Christian's favorite case.
July 11th, 2014 | 1 hr 23 mins
first amendment, religion, supreme court
Sonja West and Hobby Lobby return.
July 4th, 2014 | 1 hr 54 mins
constitutional law, first amendment, religion, statutory interpretation, supreme court
The Hobby Lobby case.
June 27th, 2014 | 1 hr 39 mins
copyright, ip, patent, technology
On the Supreme Court's latest IP cases, with Kevin Collins.
June 19th, 2014 | 1 hr 21 mins
administrative law, regulation
On "regleprudence," with Ethan Leib.
June 12th, 2014 | 1 hr 32 mins
journalism, media, politics, religion, speed traps, supreme court
On the Supreme Court, with Dahlia Lithwick.
June 6th, 2014 | 1 hr 22 mins
climate change, environmental law, international law, legislatures, regulation
The simple problem of climate change, with Brigham Daniels.
May 23rd, 2014 | 1 hr 40 mins
ip, speed traps, teaching, textbooks
The one about textbooks.
May 17th, 2014 | 1 hr 42 mins
constitutional law, first amendment, religion
Government prayer, with Nathan Chapman.
April 25th, 2014 | 1 hr 6 mins
bodies, legal practice, supreme court, tax
The one about actual oral arguments, with Tom Goldstein.
April 18th, 2014 | 1 hr 20 mins
bodies, morality, regulation, tax
Taboo transactions, with Kim Krawiec.
April 11th, 2014 | 1 hr 14 mins
administrative law, internet, ip, regulation, telecommunications
Big cable companies, with Jim Speta.
April 4th, 2014 | 1 hr 51 mins
criminal law, drugs, regulation
Law and marijuana, with Doug Berman.
March 28th, 2014 | 1 hr 31 mins
bodies, law schools, tax
Selling and taxing human eggs, with Lisa Milot.
March 21st, 2014 | 1 hr 1 min
scholarship, speed traps, writing
Legal blogging and scholarship, with Dave Hoffman.