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Center for Intellectual Property
Georgia State University College of Law
P.O. Box 4037
Atlanta, GA 30302-4037

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Georgia State University College of Law
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Atlanta, GA 30303
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Center for Intellectual Property Faculty

Yaniv Heled

Yaniv Heled

Professor Heled’s research focuses on legal and ethical aspects of biomedical technologies and on the regulation of autonomous vehicles. He has written on such topics as the regulation of biologics and biosimilars, stem cells, human reproductive tissue, DNA sequencing and testing, and more. Find out more 
Michael Landau

Michael B. Landau

Michael Landau, professor of law, is co-director of the Center for Intellectual Property. Landau developed the College of Law’s intellectual property curriculum and is the faculty advisor to the Intellectual Property Law Society. He is also a member of the university’s Intellectual Property Advisory Committee, which reviews the disclosure of inventions by Georgia State faculty. Find out more 
Center Affiliated Faculty

Roberta Berry

Roberta M. Berry, J.D., Ph.D., is associate professor and director, Law, Science and Technology Program at Georgia Tech and a faculty fellow at Georgia State University College of Law. She is a former practicing attorney in health law and a former law professor in health law, bioethics, medical malpractice, insurance law, and contracts.Find out more 

Kean J. DeCarlo (J.D. '97)

Kean J. DeCarlo (J.D. ’97), partner in the Needle & Rosenberg Intellectual Property Practice of Ballard Spahr, serves as team leader for the mechanical and medical technology practice team in the Patent Group and is a member of the Trademark and Copyright Group. He is engaged exclusively in patent, copyright and trademark matters.Find out more 
Brian Shortell

D. Brian Shortell

Brian Shortell, partner at Ballard Spahr LLP, is a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Group and the Life Sciences/Technology Group. Shortell leads the pharmaceutical and nanotechnology patent practice teams. He concentrates on patent prosecution, client counseling, opinion work and intellectual property and technology litigation.Find out more 
Gerry Weber

Gerry Weber

Gerry Weber served for 17 years as legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia litigating significant issues of constitutional law. In addition to a private constitutional law practice, Weber serves as a senior staff counsel at the Southern Center for Human Rights Find out more