Eric Claeys

Eric ClaeysSenior Fellow for Scholarly Initiatives & Senior Scholar

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Eric R. Claeys is the Senior Fellow for Scholarly Initiatives and a Senior Scholar at C-IP2. He is Professor of Law at the Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University. Professor Claeys is visiting Harvard Law School in spring of 2018, and he was a visiting fellow in spring of 2017 at his alma mater, Princeton University, in the Politics Department’s James Madison Program for American Ideals and Institutions. Professor Claeys is also a member of the American Law Institute, where he serves on the Members Consultative Group for the Restatement (First) of Copyright and as an advisor to the Restatement (Fourth) of Property. Professor Claeys writes on the influence of theories of labor and flourishing on property and intellectual property. He has written on trade secrecy, remedies for IP infringement, and flourishing-based justifications for IP rights. Professor Claeys’s scholarly articles may be downloaded here.