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Price, Nicholson

Assistant Professor of Law

921 Legal Research
Nicholson Price is an assistant professor of law. He teaches and writes in the areas of intellectual property, health law, and regulation, particularly focusing on the law surrounding innovation in the life sciences. He previously was an assistant professor of law at the University of New Hampshire School of Law, an academic fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School, and a visiting scholar at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. Previously, he clerked for the Hon. Carlos T. Bea of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He received a JD and a PhD in biological sciences from Columbia University and an AB in biological sciences from Harvard College.‚Äč

Recent Publications

"Grants." Berkeley Tech. L.J. (Forthcoming).
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"Medical Malpractice and Black-Box Medicine." In Big Data, Health Law, and Bioethics, edited by I. Glenn Cohen et al., 295-306. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018.

"Drug Approval in a Learning Health System." Minn. L. Rev. 102, no. 6 (2018): 2413-62.
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"Risk and Resilience in Health Data Infrastructure." Colo. Tech. L.J. 16, no. 1 (2017): 65-85.
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"Regulating Black-Box Medicine." Mich. L. Rev. 116, no. 3 (2017): 421-74.
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"Promoting Healthcare Innovation on the Demand Side." R. S. Eisenberg, co-author. J.L. & Biosciences 4, no. 1 (2017): 3-49.
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"Expired Patents, Trade Secrets, and Stymied Competition." Notre Dame L. Rev. 92, no. 4 (2017): 1611-40.
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"Artificial Intelligence in Health Care: Applications and Legal Issues." SciTech Law. 14, no. 1 (2017): 10-3.
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"The Need for a Privacy Standard for Medical Devices That Transmit Protected Health Information Used in the Precision Medicine Initiative for Diabetes and Other Diseases." D. Klonoff, co-author. J. Diabetes Sci. & Tech. 11, no. 2 (2016): 220-3.
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"Regulating Secrecy." Wash. L. Rev. 91, no. 4 (2016): 1769-812.
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"Privacy and Accountability in Black-Box Medicine." R. Ford, co-author. Mich. Telecomm. & Tech. L. Rev. 23, no. 1 (2016): 1-43.
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"Manufacturing Barriers to Biologics Competition and Innovation." A. Rai, co-author. Iowa L. Rev. 101, no. 3 (2016): 1023-63.
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"Codon Influence on Large-Scale Protein Expression Correlates with E. coli mRNA Levels." G. Boel et al., co-authors. Nature 529, no. 7586 (2016): 358-63.
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"Big Data, Patents, and the Future of Medicine." Cardozo L. Rev. 37, no. 4 (2016): 1401-53.
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Curriculum Interest Areas


Presented "Innovation in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing" at the Center for Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law, University of Copenhagen, March 2018.

Presented "Black-Box Medicine: Innovation and Regulation" at the Institute for Information Law, University of Amsterdam, March 2018.

Presented "Drug Approval in a Learning Health System" at the Law and Biosciences Colloquium, University of Utah, February 2018.

Presented at the South NeBrooklyn Workshop for Junior Faculty in Law and Technology, University of South Carolina, February 2018.

Presented at The Politics, Policy, and Law of Cancer Conference sponsored by the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School, February 2018.

Presented at the Junior IP Scholars Workshop, University of Oklahoma Law School, January 2018.