Recent Publications and Awards
Intellectual Property Doctrine and Midlevel Principles, 101 Calif. L. Rev. 1315 (2013); published with response, Robert P. Merges, Foundations and Principles Redux: A Reply to Professor Blankfein-Tabachnick, 101 Calif. L. Rev. 1361 (2013).
Recipient of University of Tilberg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) grant for research on the economics and regulation of search engines and search advertising (with MSU Professor Steve Wildman)
A Dead End for End-to End? A Review Essay of Barbara van Schewick’s Internet Architecture and Innovation, 64 Fed. Comm. L.J. (forthcoming 2012).
Law and the Open Internet, 64 Fed. Comm. L.J. (forthcoming 2012) (with Daniel John McCartney).
Contract, Warranty, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 46 Wake Forest L. Rev. 45 (2011).
Partisans & Partisan Commissions, 17 Geo. Mason L. Rev. 789 (2010) (with Keith S. Brown).
Network Transparency: Seeing the Neutral Network, 8 Nw. J. Tech. & Intell. Prop. 228 (2010) (with Daniel John McCartney).
Network Growth: Theory and Evidence from the Mobile Telephone Industry, 22 Info. Econ. & Pol’y 91 (2010) (with Brendan M. Cunningham& Peter J. Alexander).
Sean A. Pager
Transnational Culture in the Internet Age: New Paradigms For Law & Communications (Sean A. Pager & Adam Candeub eds., forthcoming 2012).
Introduction: Navigating Dark Realms Where Bits Have No Borders, in Transnational Culture in the Internet Age (Sean A. Pager & Adam Candeub eds., forthcoming 2012) (with Adam Candeub).
Digital Content Production in Nigeria and Brazil: A Case for Cultural Optimism?, in Transnational Culture in the Internet Age (Sean A. Pager & Adam Candeub eds., forthcoming 2012).
Beyond Culture vs. Commerce: Decentralizing Cultural Protection to Promote Diversity Through Trade, 31 Nw. J. Int’lL. & Bus. 63 (2011).
A Gene Patenting Primer, in Bioinformatics Law: Legal Issues For Computational Biology in the Post-Genome Era (Jorge Contreras and A. James Cuticchia eds., forthcoming 2012).
Increasing University Invention Disclosure: An Increased Role for Non-Faculty Inventors (working paper).
Unveiling the Distinction between the University and its Academic Researchers: Lessons for Patent Infringement and University Technology Transfer, 12 Vand. J. Ent. & Tech. L. 473 (2010).