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Eric Goldman

Assistant Professor and Director of the High Tech Law Institute

Eric Goldman joined the Santa Clara University School of Law faculty in 2006 as an Assistant Professor and Director of the school's High Tech Law Institute. Previously, he was an Assistant Professor at Marquette University Law School, General Counsel of, and an Internet transactional attorney at Cooley Godward LLP.

Eric teaches Cyberlaw and Intellectual Property and previously has taught courses in Copyrights, Contracts, Software Licensing and Professional Responsibility.

Eric's research focuses on Internet law, intellectual property, marketing, and the legal and social implications of new communication technologies. Recent papers have addressed topics such as adware/spyware, search engines and spam.

Eric received his BA, summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, in Economics/Business from UCLA in 1988. He received his JD from UCLA in 1994, where he was a member of the UCLA Law Review, and concurrently received his MBA from the Anderson School at UCLA.

Eric operates two blogs: the Technology & Marketing Law Blog [ ] and Goldman's Observations [ ].


Biography last updated December 2007