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LAW 233 v01 : Intellectual Property and Medicines

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Druthers submitted by: hs2
Spring 2021
JD Adjunct
UserID Name Email
sac3 Chambers, Scott
hs2 Sauer, Hans
MAB493 Brand, Melissa
LAW 233 v01: Intellectual Property and Medicines
Intellectual Property and Medicines
T 5:45-7:45p
22 (8 2-credit JD Paper, 12 3-credit JD Writing Requirement, 2 3-credit LLM)
Paper/Writing Requirement


Prior or concurrent enrollment in a basic patent law course or food and drug law course is highly recommended.


This seminar requires a paper. J.D. students must register for the 3 credit section of the seminar if they wish to write a paper fulfilling the Upperclass Legal Writing Requirement. The paper requirements of the 2 credit section will not fulfill the J.D. Upperclass Legal Writing Requirement.

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Personal Information


B.S., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Florida State University; J.D. with high honors, George Washington. Professor Chambers is a partner at Porzio Bromberg & Newman specializing in the area of Intellectual Property. Prior to his current position, Professor Chambers was an Associate Solicitor in the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO), where he handled general legal matters as well as appeals from the agency to the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and District Courts involving biotechnology, chemistry, and drug term extension. Professor Chambers clerked for the Honorable Judge Randall R. Rader at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Prior to the clerkship, he was a patent examiner at the PTO. His doctorate is in Molecular Biophysics and he was a Senior Staff Scientist at the National Institutes of Health. Professor Chambers is also an adjunct faculty member at the George Washington University Law School and Catholic University Law School.

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