Jeffrey Meldman

Senior Lecturer, Law

Director, Sloan Undergraduate Programs

Jeffrey Meldman

Jeffrey Meldman is a Senior Lecturer and former Director of the Sloan Undergraduate Programs at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Meldman’s key areas of interest include intellectual property and computer privacy. He is an expert on the legal protection of privacy in computer-based information systems, intellectual property rights in computer software and data, and formal models of legal substance and procedure. He currently teaches an undergraduate course in patent law. Meldman has served as chairman of the Massachusetts Security and Privacy Council and as a member on the committees of the National Academy of Sciences and the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment. He also has served as advisor to the Federal Judicial Center.

Meldman holds an SB, an SM, and a PhD in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT, as well as a JD from Harvard Law School.

General Expertise: Intellectual property law; Intellectual property law; Intellectual property laws; Patents; Privacy issues


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