Dan Laster

  • Affiliate Professor of Law

Contact

Phone: (206) 399-5572
Email: danla@u.washington.edu

Dan Laster

Education

B.A. 1980, Pennsylvania State University J.D. 1983, University of Michigan

Curriculum Vitae

Peer Reviewed Journals & Law Reviews

  • Dan Laster, The Secret is Out:  Patent Law Preempts Mass Market License Terms Barring Reverse Engineering for Interoperability Purposes, 58 Baylor L. Rev. 621 (2007).
  • Laster, "Commonalities Between Breach of Confidence and Privacy," 14 New Zealand Universities L. Rev. 144-71 (1990).
  • Laster, "Breaches of Confidence and Privacy by Misuse of Personal Information," 7 Otago L. Rev. 31-68 (1989).
  • Laster, "Unreported Judgments and Principles of Precedent," 6 Otago L. Rev. 563-88 (1988) (received New Zealand Legal Research Foundation Award for best published article).

Book Chapters

  • Dan Laster, Intellectual Property for the Internet, (editors Lee and Davidson) (Chapter 6: Copyright Trademark and Database Issues) (Panel Publishers, formerly John Wiley & Sons, Inc.) (1997).
  • Graybeal and Laster, "Trademark Protection," Chapter 2 of Intellectual Property Issues in General Practice, Washington State Bar Association C.L.E. (1991).
  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\froman\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}{\f1\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2050;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\sb100\sa100\i\f0\fs24 U.S. Copyright Protection for Computer Software\i0 , Transnational IP Program, Univ. of Washington Law School/Universit\'e0 Roma Tre (Rome, Italy, Feb. 20, 2008).\par \pard\cf1\f1\fs22\par }", (February 20, 2008)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Searching for Legal Clarity--Copyright Issues Raised by Emerging Technologies for Accessing Online Content," University of Southern California's Intellectual Property Institute (May 23, 2006).\par }", (May 23, 2006)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Digitization Issues," Law Librarians of Puget Sound Conference (May 3, 2006). \par }", (May 3, 2006)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Beyond the Basics: Advanced Legal Topics in Open Source and Collaborative Development in the Global Marketplace," Shidler Center for Law, Commerce & Technology (moderator of panel on GPL 3.0) (March 21, 2006).\par }", (March 21, 2006)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Governance and Intellectual Property," University of Washington Business School (October 6, 2005).\par }", (October 6, 2005)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Willful Patent Infringement/Opinion Issues," Center for Advanced Study & Research on Intellectual Property (moderator of panel) (July 2005).\par }", (July 1, 2005)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Who Ad Was That? Issues in Online Advertising," Shidler Center for Law, Commerce & Technology (March 1, 2005).\par }", (March 1, 2005)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Copyright Law for Business People & Lawyers," Law Seminars International, (program co-chair) (December 7, 2004).\par }", (December 7, 2004)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Open Source Licensing Issues," USC 23rd Annual Computer and Internet Law Institute (May 2002).\par }", (May 1, 2002)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Open Source Issues," Taipei Technology Law Forum 2001, Science and Technology Law Center of the Institute for Information Industry (October 2001).\par }", (October 1, 2001)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Copyright Law Developments," USC 22nd Annual Computer and Internet Law Institute (May 2001).\par }", (May 1, 2001)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Online Challenges: Linking and Framing," ABA Litigation Section.\par }", (January 1, 2000)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"How Companies Resolve and Avoid Problems on their Internet Sites," Second Annual Internet Law Institute, Practicing Law Institute (July 1998).\par }", (July 1, 1998)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Protecting Descriptive Trademarks," International Trademark Association (May 1995).\par }", (May 1, 1995)

  • "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang1033{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Times New Roman;}} {\colortbl ;\red0\green0\blue0;} {\*\generator Riched20 5.50.99.2010;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\cf1\f0\fs22"Trademark, Trade Dress and Publicity: Convergence," USC 16th Annual Computer Law Institute (May 1995).\par }", (May 1, 1995)