Mario Biagioli

Mario Biagioli

Distinguished Professor of Law and Communication
Diploma di Maturita` Classica, Liceo Ginnasio Cicognini (Prato, Italy), 1974
M.F.A. Visual Studies Workshop and Rochester Institute of Technology, 1984
M.A. UC Berkeley, 1986
Ph.D. UC Berkeley, 1989
UCLA Faculty Since 2019

M. Biagioli

From Roman Law to Locke, the commons and the public domain have been cast as indispensable to the establishment of property and, for that same reason, have also been excluded from it. They precede...

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M. Biagioli

The term “author” can be associated with anything from genius to plodding academic, from science to dance, music, and the visual arts. It identifies the work – “this is a painting by so and so” –...

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M. Biagioli

The rise of brands marks a fundamental shift in the law and business practice of trademarks. Trademarks have long protected marks that signal the source of a good or service to consumers, but today...

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