Brad A Greenberg

Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Intellectual Property

Office: Jerome L. Greene Hall, Room 811-7
New York NY 10027
Tel: (212) 854-0645
Email: bgreenberg@law.columbia.edu
Education
  • J.D., UCLA School of Law, 2012
  • B.A., Communication Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, 2004

Biography
Brad A. Greenberg joined the Kernochan Center as an Intellectual Property Fellow in 2013. His scholarship addresses emerging questions raised by technological innovation, particularly in relation to information and creative industries.  It often draws on his prior experiences as a newspaper reporter. 

His recent scholarly publications include “Copyright Trolls and Presumptively Fair Uses,” 85 U. Colo. L. Rev. 53 (2014); "The Federal Media Shield Folly," 91 Wash. U. L. Rev. 437 (2013); and "DOMA's Ghost and Copyright Reversionary Interest." 108 Nw. U. L. Rev. 391 (2013).

He graduated from UCLA with a degree in communication studies and, after a five-year journalism career, from UCLA School of Law.  In law school he served as editor-in-chief of the UCLA Entertainment Law Review and was a Paul Miller Scholar.  He comes to New York by way of Miami, where he clerked for the Hon. James Lawrence King of the United States District Court in the Southern District of Florida.  He also is a Visiting Fellow with the Information Society Project at Yale Law School.   

Books, Essays, Articles
Copyright Trolls and Presumptively Fair Uses, 85 U. Colo. L. Rev. 53 (2014).

The Federal Media Shield Folly, 91 Wash. U. L. Rev. 437 (2013).

DOMA's Ghost and Copyright Reversionary Interests, 108 Nw. U. L. Rev. 391 (2013).

Tollbooths and Newsstands on the Information Superhighway, 20 Mich. Telecomm. & Tech. L. Rev. 171 (2013).

Comment, More Than Just a Formality: Instant Authorship and Copyright’s Opt-Out Future in the Digital Age, 59 UCLA L. Rev. 1028 (2012).

Comment, A Public Press? Evaluating the Viability of Government Subsidies for the Newspaper Industry, 19 UCLA Ent. L. Rev. 189 (2012).

Comment, The News Deal: How Price-Fixing and Collusion Can Save the Newspaper Industry—and Why Congress Should Promote It, 59 UCLA L. Rev. 414 (2011).