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.
September 27th, 2014 | 1 hr 25 mins
design, legal practice, typography, writing
The one with typographer-lawyer Matthew Butterick.
September 20th, 2014 | 1 hr 40 mins
animals, ethics, rights, standing
On animal law, with Matthew Liebman.
September 13th, 2014 | 1 hr 29 mins
coase, constitutional law, equal protection, gay marriage, private ordering
The one with Lori Ringhand.
August 29th, 2014 | 1 hr 21 mins
coase, equal protection, first amendment, gay marriage, police, private ordering, religion
The labor day weekend episode: gay marriage, knee defender, satanists.
August 23rd, 2014 | 1 hr 35 mins
constitutional law, federal courts, ip, legislatures, school, supreme court
Joe's favorite case(s) part deux.
August 15th, 2014 | 1 hr 16 mins
gender, professionalism, teaching
Back to school, with Mehrsa Baradaran.
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.