Michael Carroll, American Univeresity
Michael W. Carroll is a Professor of Law and the Director of the Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property at American University Washington College of Law. His research and teaching interests are in the areas of intellectual property law and cyberlaw. He puts his ideas into practice as a founding member of the Creative Commons board, a member of advisory boards of related public interested organizations, and as a leading advocate for open access to the scholarly literature on the Internet. Prior to entering law teaching, he practiced law at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering and served as a law clerk to judges on the federal trial court and appeals court in Washington, D.C. Professor Carroll received his A.B., from the University of Chicago and his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.