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Faculty Profile

Barak Orbach

Professor of Law and Director of the Business Law Program


E-mail:  Barak Orbach
Office Number: 264
Office Phone: (520) 626-7256

Courses Taught:
Law and Economics - Law 697h
Fundamentals of Regulation - Law 696V
Research Seminar in Law, Business & Economics - Law 696n
Global Antitrust & Intellectual Property - Law 655S
Intellectual Property Law - Law 655R
Advanced Issues in Antitrust - Law 641C
Regulation - Law 629
Law Review - Law 622
Antitrust Law - Law 618
Business Organizations (Corporations) - Law 616

Curriculum Vitae
SSRN Published Papers
Personal Webpage

Biographical Information

Professor Orbach is the Director of the Business Law Program and an elected member of the American Law Institute. He is a leading scholar of antitrust and regulation. He has published numerous works in these areas and frequently lectures and advises on issues in antitrust and regulation. Professor Orbach holds undergraduate degrees in law and economics from Tel Aviv University and masters and doctorate degrees in law from Harvard Law School. Before joining academia, Professor Orbach served as an Advisor for Law & Economics to the Israeli Antitrust Commissioner and as an associate with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York. His study of the motion-picture industry is credited for contributing to a change in movie pricing in the United States.


Harvard Law School, S.J.D. (2002) 
Harvard Law School, LL.M. (1999) 
Tel Aviv University, LL.B. (1997) 
Tel Aviv University, B.A. (1997) 

Representative Publications

Antitrust (Foundations Press, Concepts & Insights Series, forthcoming 2015) (co-author, with D. Daniel Sokol).
Regulation: Why and How the State Regulates (Foundation Press, 2012).
The Durability of Antitrust Formalism, 100 Iowa Law Review ___ (forthcoming 2015).
Complete List of Publications


Last Updated: 01/31/2015