Dr. Katya Zakharov-Assaf

Katya Assaf
Senior Lecturer
Room 211

Education

1996-2000 – The Hebrew University, Faculty of Law, LL.B
2000-2002 – The Hebrew University, Faculty of Law, LL.M graduated with honors
2003-2006 – Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Faculty of Law, Ph.D. (Supervisor: Reto M. Hilty) graduated summa cum laude
won Law Faculty Prize at Ludwig Maximilian University
won Otto Hahn Medal, an academic award granted by the Max Planck Society

 

Representative Publications

  • The Dilution of Culture and the Law of Trademarks, 49 IDEA 1-83 (2008)
  • Brand Fetishism, 43 Connecticut Law Review 83-148 (2010)
  • Magical Thinking in Trademark Law, 37 Law & Social Inquiry 595-625 (2012)
  • Capitalism against Freedom, 38 NYU Review of Law & Social Change 201-268 (2014)
  • Buying Goods and Doing Good: Trademarks and Social Competition, 67 Alabama Law Review 979-1018 (2016)
  • Of Patents and Cobras: Changing the Incentive Structure of Patent Law, 35 Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal 1 (2017)