Eric Goldman

Co-Director, Santa Clara High Tech Law Institute
Professor of Law

School of Law

Santa Clara University

Bannon Hall 200K
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, California 95053

(408) 554-4369

Blog: Technology & Marketing Law

Website: Santa Clara Law faculty profile

Issues: Copyright and Trademark, Internet, Search and Advertising, Intellectual Property, Networks, the Internet, and Cloud Computing and Privacy and Security

About Eric Goldman

Eric Goldman is a Professor of Law at Santa Clara University School of Law, where he is also Director of the school’s High Tech Law Institute. His research and teaching focuses on Internet law, intellectual property and marketing law.


Before becoming a full-time law professor, Eric practiced law in the Silicon Valley for 8 years, first as a technology transactions attorney at Cooley Godward LLP and then as General Counsel of, an Internet start-up company. Prior to Santa Clara, he was an Assistant Professor at Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has also taught as an adjunct professor at UC Berkeley Law School and the University of San Francisco Law School.


M.B.A., University of California at Los Angeles, 1994
J.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 1994
B.A., University of California at Los Angeles, 1988

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