Xuan-Thao Nguyen

  • Pendleton Miller Chair in Law
  • Director, Asian Law Center

Contact

Phone: (206) 616-7658
Email: xunguyen@uw.edu

Education

J.D. 1995, Northeastern University School of Law B.A. 1990, Oberlin College

Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Expertise

Asian Law — Banking Law — Business and Corporate Law — Commercial Law — Comparative Law — Contracts — Corporate Governance — Cryptocurrency — E-Commerce — Entrepreneurial Law — Intellectual Property — International Business and Trade Law — IP Taxation — Law and Technology — Licensing Law — NFTs and the Metaverse — Payments — Technology Transfer — Telecommunications Law and Policy — Venture Capital

Recent Courses

LAW A 503 Property I
LAW A 515 Business Organizations
LAW E 511 Venture Capital Deals
LAW P 589 IP Innovations in Science and Technology

Peer Reviewed Journals & Law Reviews


Books or Treatises


Professional Publications


  • Speaker, "Workshop on Judicial Practice in Secured Transactions", Government of Nepal; Nepali Supreme Court Bar Association; World Bank Group; International Finance Corporation (May 23, 2023)
  • Speaker, "Financing and Legal Framework From Inventory to APPS", Nepal College of Law (May 22, 2023)
  • Panelist, "IP Financing Development in the United States, China and Korea", with Adamu Yauri, Emmanuel Okeleji, Tunde Odumeru, Tope Adebayo LLP (April 27, 2023)
  • Panelist, "Entrepreneurship: Silicon Valley Bank and the Challenges of Financing Innovators", with Aaron Fellmeth, Sharon K. Sandeen, Creativity and Innovation is Local, Texas A & M University (March 31, 2023)
  • Speaker, "Commercial Needs and Financing Law Implementation", Cambodia National University of Management (December 23, 2022)
  • Speaker, "Financing Law Interpretation and Application", Judicial Training, Cambodia Ministry of Justice (December 20, 2022)
  • Speaker, "Financing Law Interpretation and Application", Judicial Training, Cambodia Ministry of Justice (December 19, 2022)
  • Speaker, "Intellectual Property in the Metaverse", Osaka Institute of Technology (December 14, 2022)
  • Speaker, "A Dynamic History of Financing Innovation", Tokyo University (December 12, 2022)
  • Speaker, "U.S. Data Governance in Financial Institutions: Law and Best Practices", Shanghai Forum on Data Governance in Financial Institutions, Fudan University (November 25, 2022)
  • Speaker, "#MeToo Innovators: Disrupting the Code by Asian American Women in Tech", Center for Immigration Law, Policy and Justice, Rutgers University School of Law–Newark (November 21, 2022)
  • Speaker, "Blockchain Games and New Corporate Business Model", Center for Corporate Law and Governance, Rutgers University School of Law–Newark (November 21, 2022)
  • Speaker, "Patents, Security Interest and Prudential Standing", Washington State Patent Bar Association (November 16, 2022)
  • Speaker, "Venture Debts & IP Patent Collateral Enforcement", IP Landslide Webinar Series, American Bar Association (July 19, 2022)
  • Speaker, "IP Legal Issues in the Metaverse", Keio University (July 8, 2022)