Jorge L. Contreras Author of The Genome Defense

About the author

Jorge L. Contreras

Jorge L. Contreras received his law degree from Harvard and teaches intellectual property, science policy, antitrust law and genetics law at the University of Utah. His scholarship has appeared in ScienceNatureNYU Law Review, Georgetown Law Journal, Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, and other leading journals. He has been featured on NPR, PRI and BBC radio, and his opinions have been cited by news outlets including the New York TimesWall Street JournalEconomist, and Washington Post. A full biography can be found at