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Dr Patrick Goold

Lecturer

The City Law School, Academic Programmes

Contact Information

Contact

Postal Address

City, University of London
Northampton Square
London
EC1V 0HB
United Kingdom

About

Overview

Dr Goold is an expert in intellectual property law, private law, and legal theory. Dr Goold researches the history and philosophy of intellectual property law. His research has highlighted the growing problem of accidental infringement of IP rights and proposed greater use of negligence liability rules to deal with the problem.

Prior to joining City, Dr Goold was a fellow at Harvard Law School's Project on the Foundations of Private Law. He is a regular contributor to Harvard Law School's New Private Law Blog.

Qualifications

  1. Attorney at Law, New York State Bar, Jul 2010
  2. PhD (Law), International Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation, Germany
  3. LLM (Law), Cornell Law School, USA
  4. LLB (Law), Newcastle University, UK

Employment

  1. Lecturer, The City Law School, Sep 2018 – present
  2. Qualcomm Fellow and Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School, Aug 2016 – Aug 2018
  3. IP Fellow, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, Jul 2014 – Jul 2016
  4. Microsoft Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, Oct 2012 – Jun 2014

Publications

Journal articles (9)

  1. Goold, P. (2018). The Lost Tort of Moral Rights Invasion. Akron Law Review, 51(4), pp. 1093–1125.
  2. Goold, P. (2017). The Interpretive Argument for a Balanced Three-Step Test? American University International Law Review, 33(1), pp. 187–230.
  3. Goold, P. (2017). Intent in Patent Infringement. Florida Law Review Forum, 68.
  4. Goold, P. (2016). Unbundling the “Tort” of Copyright Infringement. Virginia Law Review, 102, pp. 1833–1899.
  5. Goold, P. and Bracha, O. (2016). Copyright Accidents. Boston University Law Review, 96(3), pp. 943–1091.
  6. Goold, P. (2015). Is Copyright Infringement a Strict Liability Tort? Berkeley Technology Law Journal, 30, pp. 305–383.
  7. Goold, P. (2014). Why the U.K. Adaptation Right is Superior to the U.S. Derivative Work Right. Nebraska Law Review, 92, pp. 843–896.
  8. Goold, P. (2014). Corrective Justice and Copyright Infringement. Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, 16(2), pp. 251–295.
  9. Goold, P. (2012). The Evolution of Normative Legal Scholarship: The Case of Copyright Discourse. European Journal of Legal Studies, 5, pp. 23–29.

Working paper

  1. Goold, P. Patent Accidents: An Economic Analysis of the Liability Standard for Unintentional Patent Infringement.