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About James M. Cooper

Education:
LL.M. University of Cambridge [international law]
J.D.. University of Toronto
B.A. University of Toronto [high distinction, political science]
Biography: James Cooper is Professor of Law and Director of International Legal Studies at California Western School of Law in San Diego, California. He was served as both an Assistant Dean and Associate Dean at the law school. Professor Cooper has been a change agent (legal disruptor) for countries around the Americas for more than two decades, consulting for the U.S. Departments of Justice and Department of State, the Organization of American States, USAID, USPTO, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Bolivian President’s Office for the Constituent Assembly negotiations, Mexico’s Executive Branch (Los Pinos), Paraguay’s Congress, and a number of other international and regional aid organizations and technical cooperation agencies.  An Intellectual Property and trade scholar, he has served on the U.S. government delegation to WIPO.  
A Cambridge University-trained Barrister and Solicitor, Professor Cooper’s public policy work has been commissioned by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation of Germany as well as the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission of the Organization of American States.  
He contributes to newspapers, television and radio news programs around the world and has served as an academic staff member of the Heidelberg Center for Latin America Visiting Professor at University of California, San Diego, Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Germany, and the University of Macau.  He consults for blockchain companies around Asia and is a member of the Protocol Braintrust.  
 
詹姆斯·库珀是加州西部法学院的法学教授以及国际法学研究主任。库珀教授作为美洲国家的变革推动者已超过20余年,他一直为众多国际组织做咨询服务,包括美国司法部,美国国务院,美洲国家组织,美国国际开发署,美国专利商标局,美洲开发银行,玻利维亚总统办公室的制宪会议谈判,墨西哥行政部门(洛斯皮诺斯),巴拉圭国会,和其他国际和援助组织以及技术合作机构。作为一名知识产权与贸易学者,他曾作为美国政府代表参加世界知识产权组织。作为一名受教于剑桥大学的律师,库珀教授受到德国的康拉德·阿登纳基金会和弗里德里希·艾伯特基金会以及美洲国家组织的美洲药物滥用管制委员会的委托进行公共政策工作。他致力于丰富世界各地的报纸,电视和广播新闻,并且曾担任海德堡拉丁美洲中心的学术工作人员,加利福尼亚大学圣地亚哥分校,德国吉森大学和澳门大学的客座教授。库珀教授也是“一个世界区块链联盟“的联合创始人,并为亚洲各地区的区块链公司提供咨询。
 
 

Positions

Present Assistant Dean for Mission Development,Center for Creative Problem Solving, California Western School of Law
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Present Director, Chile Summer Program, California Western School of Law
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Present Director, Proyecto ACCESO, California Western School of Law
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Present Professor of Law, California Western School of Law
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Contact Information

619-525-1430
jcooper@cwsl.edu

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Comparative & Foreign Law (5)

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