Michael Jacobs

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Michael A. Jacobs

Adjunct Professor of Law

  • Adjunct


Michael JacobsDistinguished Practitioner in Residence, is the former General Counsel of LexisNexis, Inc. and long-time supporter of the Program in Law and Technology. Mr. Jacobs will assist with administrative duties beginning January 8, 2014, and will be teaching Licensing Intellectual Property and the Entrepreneur/Intellectual Property Clinic.

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LL.M., George Washington University, 1977
Corporate Law, with Concentration in Intellectual Property Law

J.D., University of Louisville, School of Law, 1973

B.A., Indiana University, 1970

Bar Admissions
State Admissions: Virginia, Kentucky, District of Columbia and Ohio (pending).
Federal Admissions: United States Patent and Trademark Office; Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals; District Courts of Virginia, Kentucky and District of Columbia

Professional Activities

Member, American Bar Association

Member, American Corporate Counsel Association

Member, Computer Law Association

Member, Advisory Board of the University of Dayton School of Law, Law and Technology Program

Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Dayton School of Law, Teaching Law of Cyberspace Seminar


Speaker, International Deals for the Domestic Transactional Practitioner, The Computer Law Association

Software Legal Topics, Inventors Council of Dayton

Arbitration of Computer-Related Disputes, The Computer Law Association

Confidentiality and Non-Compete Agreements Between Technology Companies and Their Employees, Ohio State Bar Association

Current Topics in Internet Law, Dayton Bar Association