Please join us at 5:30 pm on October 26, 2017, as we celebrate the launch of Governing Medical Knowledge Commons, a book edited by Katherine J. Strandburg, Brett M. Frischmann, and Michael J. Madison (Cambridge University Press).   

The event will take place at NYU School of Law in the Faculty Library, Vanderbilt Hall, 3rd floor.  Vanderbilt Hall is located at 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012.

Michael J. Burstein ’04, Professor of Law at Cardozo Law, will provide commentary.  A reception will follow at 6:30 pm.  

Katherine J. Strandburg is the Alfred B. Engelberg Professor of Law at New York University School of Law.  Brett M. Frischmann is the Charles Widger Endowed University Professor in Law, Business and Economics at Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law.  Michael J. Madison is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Building on the editors’ prior work, Governing Medical Knowledge Commons provides 15 new case studies of knowledge commons in which researchers, medical professionals, and patients generate, improve, and share innovations, offering readers a practical introduction to the knowledge commons framework and a synthesis of conclusions and lessons. 

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