We are delighted that Laura Heymann will be joining us as a guest for the next few weeks. Laura is currently a law professor at the College of William & Mary’s Marshall-Wythe School of Law in Williamsburg, Virginia, where she joined the faculty in 2005 and teaches in the fields of intellectual property and torts. Before joining the W&M faculty, she was the inaugural Frank H. Marks Visiting Associate Professor of Law and Administrative Fellow in the Intellectual Property Law Program at The George Washington University Law School. She’s also served as an assistant general counsel at America Online, Inc.; as an associate at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering in Washington, D.C.; and as a law clerk to the Hon. Patricia M. Wald of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Some of Laura’s publications include: Inducement as Contributory Copyright Infringement: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. v. Grokster, Ltd., 37 International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law 31 (2006) and The Birth of the Authornym: Authorship, Pseudonymity, and Trademark Law, 80 Notre Dame Law Review 1377 (2005).