Eric M. Fraser
Eric's practice focuses on antitrust and trade litigation, intellectual property litigation, and appeals. Eric is a registered Patent Attorney and has published widely in the fields of antitrust, intellectual property, technology, and related fields, including at SCOTUSblog and in the University of Chicago Law Review, Stanford Technology Law Review, and the Journal of Technology Law & Policy.
Before joining Osborn Maledon, he was the Executive Director for Research at the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based nonpartisan research organization dedicated to improving the regulation of financial markets. He also worked in the Worldwide Licensing & Pricing Group at Microsoft Corp. and as a researcher developing ultraviolet LEDs and lasers at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
He was awarded the John M. Olin Prize in Law and Economics at the University of Chicago, where he was also the John M. Olin Scholar in Law and Economics, 2008-2009. After graduating, he clerked for Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Southwest Super Lawyers, Rising Star, Antitrust Litigation, 2013
The Role of Economic Analysis in Competition Law (with Douglas H. Ginsburg), in Intellectual Property, Competition Law, and Economics in Asia (Ian McEwin ed., 2011) (book chapter)
Opinion Analysis: Court Restricts Use of FOIA in FCA Cases, SCOTUSblog (2011)
Argument Recap: Court Wrestles with the Definition of “Report,” SCOTUSblog (2011)
Argument Preview: Can Information from a FOIA Disclosure Support an Individual’s False Claims Act Suit?, SCOTUSblog (2011)
Antitrust and the Google Books Settlement: The Problem of Simultaneity, 2010 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 4
A Postmortem Look at Citywide WiFi, 14 No. 2 J. Internet L. 1 (2010)
The Failure of Public WiFi, 14 J. Tech. L. & Pol'y 161 (2009)
Reducing Fraud against the Government: Using FOIA Disclosures in Qui Tam Litigation, 75 U. Chi. L. Rev. 497 (2008). Reprinted in 49 False Claims Act & Qui Tam Q. Rev. 159 (2008)