Oren Bracha

  • Howrey LLP and Arnold, White & Durkee Centennial Professor


  • SJD Harvard
  • LLB Tel Aviv University

Oren Bracha is a legal historian and an intellectual property law scholar. His dissertation "Owning Ideas" is a comprehensive intellectual history of Anglo-American intellectual property law. Bracha was a law clerk for Chief Justice Aharon Barak of the Supreme Court of Israel. Prior to coming to UT he worked on several teaching and research projects for the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School. His fields of interest include intellectual property, cyberlaw, legal history and legal theory.

Recent Publications

  • Beyond the Incentive-Access Paradigm? Product Differentiation & Copyright Revisited [Symposium: Steps Toward Evidence-Based IP], 92 Texas Law Review 1841 (2014) (with Talha Syed).
  • Beyond Efficiency: Consequence-Sensitive Theories of Copyright, 29 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 229 (2014) (with Talha Syed).
  • The Folklore of Informationalism: The Case of Search Engine Speech, 82 Fordham Law Review 1629 (2014).

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