Justin Hughes

Hon. William Matthew Byrne, Jr. Chair Professor of Law

Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University

Justin Hughes

Hon. William Matthew Byrne, Jr. Chair Professor of Law

Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University

Prior to joining Loyola in 2013, Professor Justin Hughes taught at Cardozo Law School where he served as director of Cardozo’s Intellectual Property Program, 2004 through 2008, and founded the law school’s Indie Film Clinic, the first of its kind.

From 2009 through 2013, Professor Hughes also worked in the Obama Administration as Senior Advisor to the Undersecretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property. In that capacity he was the United States chief negotiator for the Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances (2012) and the Marrakesh Treaty for the Blind (2013).

In the 1990s, Professor Hughes did volunteer work in democracy development in Latin America, West Africa and the Balkans.  He has practiced law in Paris and Los Angeles. As a Henry Luce Scholar, he clerked for the Lord President of the Malaysian Supreme Court in Kuala Lumpur.

Contributions

Deep Dive Episode 164 – How Will the Biden Administration Handle China’s Intellectual Property Practices?

February 25, 2021

Experts from across the political spectrum debate the best path forward for the new administration regarding China and intellectual property.

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