Professor Dana Beldiman teaches intellectual property at both UC Hastings Law in San Francisco and Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Germany, where she is the Founder and Academic Director of the Center for Transnational Center for IP, Media and Technology Law and Policy. She also co-directs the UC Hastings – Bucerius Summer Program “International IP Transactions” in Hamburg, Germany, with Professor Lefstin.
Prof. Beldiman has held numerous visiting lectureships, including at CEIPI, University of Strasbourg, France; Singapore Management University; Riga Graduate School of Law, Latvia; Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China; Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany; Santa Clara, School of Law, USA. Her research focuses on various aspects of international and comparative intellectual property and she has published extensively and spoken at many international conferences.
Ms. Beldiman is a partner with the San Francisco law firm of Squire, Patton, Boggs, San Francisco and specializes in international intellectual property law and international transactions. She also acts as Honorary Consul General for Romania in San Francisco.
Prof. Beldiman holds an M.A. from the University of Bucharest, Romania, a J.D. from UC Hastings, an L.L.M. in Intellectual Property from Santa Clara University School of Law and a doctorate in law magna cum laude from the University of Bremen, Germany.
Universitaet Bremen, Germany
Santa Clara University School of Law
LL.M., Master of Laws
UC Hastings College of the Law
University of Bucharest, Romania
M.A., Graduate Studies
Patent Chokepoints in the Influenza-Related Medicines Industry: Can Patent Pools Provide Balanced Access? 04/2012
Tulane Journal of Technology and International Property
An Information Society Approach to Privacy Legislation: How to Enhance Privacy While Maximizing Information Value 04/2012
John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law
Commercialization of Genetic Resources: Leveraging Ex Situ Genetic Resources to Shape Downstream IP Protection 01/2012
Intellectual Property at the Crossroads of Trade
Legal Issues in the Global Information Society
Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal