1 Child: Mira
Iowa City, IA
JD, University of Florida, 1997
BS, Environmental Engineering, University of Florida, 1994
Representative, Iowa State House of Representatives, District 85, 2021-2022
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Iowa, District 1, 2022
Candidate, Iowa State House of Representatives, District 85, 2020
No caucus information on file.
Former Clerk, 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, Montgomery, Alabama
Former Engineer, State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Law Professor, University of Iowa
President, Faculty Senate, University of Iowa
ABA Mark T Banner Award, 2013
Pets (include names):
Two dogs: Honey and Ginger
Living wage, workers' rights, and the two-sided economy
Threats to Democratic governance: Iowa's voter ID law, voting rights for people with a felony conviction, and partisan gerrymandering
Climate change and the environment
Co-authored "Creation Without Restraint: Promoting Liberty and Rivalry in Innovation"
"Copyright Harm, Forseeability, and Fair Use"
"IP and Antitrust: Reformation and Harm"
"IP Misuse as Foreclosure"
"Copyright Preemption of Contracts"
"Beyond Abrogation of Sovereign Immunity: State Waivers, Private Contracts, and Federal Incentives"
"Copyright Infringement and Harmless Speech"
"When the State Steals Ideas: Is the Abrogation of State Sovereign Immunity from Federal Infringement Claims Constitutional in Light of Seminole Tribe"
"Product Liability: A Public Policy Approach to Contaminated Factor VIII Blood Products"