Clarisa Long

Max Mendel Shaye Professor of Intellectual Property Law

Office: 435 W. 116th Street
Suite 735
New York NY 10027
Tel: 212-854-8632
Fax: 212-854-7946

Assistant Info

Name: Shirley Yeh
Phone: 212 854 2693
  • Intellectual property law and policy
  • The political economy of intellectual property
  • Patent law
  • Copyright law
  • Trademark law
  • Property theory

Education and Experience:

J.D. Stanford, 1994.  Clarisa Long joined the Columbia faculty in 2005 as the Max Mendel Shaye Professor of Intellectual Property Law.


Formerly Class of 1966 Research Professor, University of Virginia School of Law.  Member of the University of Virginia School of Law faculty, 1999-2005.  Lecturer, Harvard University, 1998-1999.  Fellow, Harvard University, 1997-1999.  Law clerk to Judge Alvin A. Schall, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.  Associate, Wiley, Rein & Fielding.


Research interests include theoretical and empirical study of all areas of intellectual property law.  Representative intellectual property publications include "Patent Signals," Chicago Law Review (2002); "Information Costs in Patent and Copyright," Virginia Law Review (2004); and "Dilution," Columbia Law Review (2006).