Matthew Sag

Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Professor

25 E. Pearson

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

27

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

The Google Book Settlement and the Fair Use Counterfactual

New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 55, 2010, The DePaul University College of Law, Technology, Law & Culture Research Series Paper No. 10-001
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 758 (23,328)
Citation 1

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Google, Google Book Search, Google Settlement, Authors Guild, Copyright, Fair Use, Class Action, Antitrust

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Predicting Fair Use

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 73:1 47-91 (2012), TRPC 2011, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-005
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2012
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 733 (18,791)

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Copyright, Fair Use, Empirical, Commercial, Creativity, Amount, Transformative Use, Laywers & Law Firms, Litigation

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The Pre-History of Fair Use

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2011
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 503 (45,529)

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Copyright, History, Fair Use, Abridgment, Derivative Right, Market Effect, Substitution

The Pre-History of Fair Use

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 27, 2011, The DePaul University College of Law, Technology, Law & Culture Research Paper No. 10-007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Oct 2010
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 109 (215,842)

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Copyright, History, Fair Use, Abridgment, Derivative Right, Market Effect, Substitution

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IP Litigation in United States District Courts: 1994 to 2014

101 Iowa Law Review 1065 (2016)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2016
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 586 (12,597)

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Intellectual Property, Litigation, Copyright, Patent, Trademark, Empirical Legal Studies, Internet, File sharing, Trolls, Forum Shopping, Forum Selling, District courts

5.

Patent Reform and Differential Impact

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 925722
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Matthew Sag and Kurt W. Rohde
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 558 (38,546)
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Patent, law and economics, bad patents, differential impact, uncertainty, information asymmetries, post-grant review

6.

Copyright Trolling, An Empirical Study

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2014
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 554 (25,474)

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Copyright trolls, Patent trolls, Copyright litigation, Empirical legal studies, Statutory damages, Joinder, Pornography

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Brief of Digital Humanities and Law Scholars as Amici Curiae in Authors Guild v. Google

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Oct 2012
Department of English, University of Nebraska, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 501 (37,939)

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Copyright, text-mining, digital humanities, nonexpressive use, hathitrust

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The Effect of Judicial Ideology in Intellectual Property Cases

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Matthew Sag, Tonja Jacobi and Maxim Sytch
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 501 (43,203)
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intellectual property, ideology, politics, attitudinal model, empirical, supreme court, federal circuit, patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret

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The Fair Use Doctrine in the United States — A Response to the Kernochan Report

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Jul 2013
Gwen Hinze, Peter A. Jaszi and Matthew Sag
University of California, Berkeley, American University - Washington College of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 372 (52,586)

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Copyright, Fair Use, United States, Australia, Education

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Copyright and Copy-Reliant Technology

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 103, 2009, The DePaul University College of Law, Technology, Law & Culture Research Series Paper No. 09-001
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 03 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2012
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 357 (59,374)
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Internet, Copyright, Non-expressive use, Opt-out, Fair use, Transaction costs

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God in the Machine: A New Structural Analysis of Copyright's Fair Use Doctrine

Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-10
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 May 2005
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 343 (70,637)
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Intellectual Property, Copyright, Fair Use, Public Choice, Consumer Autonomy, Medium Neutrality, Reverse Engineering

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Beyond Abstraction: The Law and Economics of Copyright Scope and Doctrinal Efficiency

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 81, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 916603
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Jul 2006
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 334 (69,257)
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Copyright, copyright scope, cost-benefit analysis, doctrinal efficiency, fair use, law and economics, secondary liability, market failure, and private ordering

13.

Ideology and Exceptionalism in Intellectual Property: An Empirical Study

California Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 801, 2009, The DePaul University College of Law, Technology, Law & Culture Research Series Paper No. 09-009
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2010
Matthew Sag, Tonja Jacobi and Maxim Sytch
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 244 (99,237)
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Intellectual Property, Ideology, Politics, Attitudinal model, Empirical

14.

Promoting Innovation

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 100, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2014
Spencer Weber Waller and Matthew Sag
Loyola University of Chicago, School of Law - Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 238 (78,272)

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Antitrust, Competition, Creative destruction, Joseph Schumpeter, Intellectual property

15.

Brief of Digital Humanities and Law Scholars as Amici Curiae in Authors Guild v. Hathitrust

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Department of English, University of Nebraska, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 199 (99,658)

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copyright, intellectual property, text-mining, digital humanities, digitization, non-expressive use, non-consumptive use

16.

Orphan Works as Grist for the Data Mill

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 195 (112,622)

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Nonexpressive, expressive, expression, library, digitization, fair use, original, copying, software, copyright

17.

An Information-Gathering Approach to Copyright Policy

34 Cardozo Law Review 173 (2012), Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 12-17, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-014
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 May 2012 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2015
Peter C. DiCola and Matthew Sag
Northwestern University School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 177 (126,597)

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Copyright, Technology, Information, Institutions, Rights, Policy

18.

League Structure & Stadium Rent Seeking - The Role of Antitrust Revisited

Florida Law Review, Forthcoming, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-006, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-05
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2012
David D. Haddock, Tonja Jacobi and Matthew Sag
Downloads 168 (127,801)

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Antitrust, Competition, Sport, League Structure, Promotion-and-relegation

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Twelve Year-Olds, Grandmothers, and Other Good Targets for the Recording Industry's File Sharing Litigation

Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property, Vol. 4, No. 2, p. 133, Spring 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 166 (145,744)

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Copyright, Peer-to-peer, File sharing, End User Litigation

Taking the Measure of Ideology: Empirically Measuring Supreme Court Cases

Georgetown Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 24 May 2012
Tonja Jacobi and Matthew Sag
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 159 (159,400)
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Judicial behavior, Empirical legal studies, Measurement, Ideology, Collegiality, Strategic behavior, Intellectual property, Supreme Court

Taking the Measure of Ideology: Empirically Measuring Supreme Court Cases

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2009
Tonja Jacobi and Matthew Sag
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law

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Judicial behavior, Empirical legal studies, Measurement, Ideology, Collegiality, Strategic behavior, Intellectual property, Supreme Court

21.

Empirical Studies of Copyright Litigation: Nature of Suit Coding

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-017
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 108 (166,502)

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Copyright, Empirical, PACER, Nature of Suit, Litigation, Validity

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The Uncertain Scope of the Public Performance Right after Aereo

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-017
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 101 (185,798)

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Copyright, Public Performance, Technology, Broadcast, Cable, Aereo, Cablevision, Fair Use

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Brief of Digital Humanities and Law Scholars as Amici Curiae in Support of Defendant-Appellees and Affirmance, (The Authors Guild, Inc., et al., v. Google, Inc., et al.) (Second Circuit)

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Jul 2014
Department of English, University of Nebraska, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and New York University School of Law
Downloads 60 (198,932)

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copyright, text-mining, digital humanities, non-expressive use, search engines, book search, meta data, fair use, Authors Guild, Hathitrust, Google

24.

Defense Against the Dark Arts of Copyright Trolling

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2017
Matthew Sag and Jake Haskell
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Independent
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Copyright, Copyright trolls, Statutory damages, Litigation, Litigation strategy, Civil procedure, Pleading standards, Joinder, File-sharing, BitTorrent, Public interest litigation

25.

Internet Safe Harbors and the Transformation of Copyright Law

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 93, 2017
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2017
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0 (139,368)

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Copyright, DMCA, Infringement, Internet, Safe harbors, Enforcement, Fair use, Automation, Algorithms, Robots

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IP Litigation in United States District Courts - 2015 Update

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2016
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Intellectual Property, Litigation, Empirical, Copyright, Patent, Trademark

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Empirical Studies of Copyright Litigation

Research Handbook on the Economics of Intellectual Property Law (Vol. II -- Analytical Methods) (Edward Elgar Publishing) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Matthew Sag
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Intellectual Property, Copyright, Economics, Empirical, Litigation