Urška Petrovčič

Senior Fellow

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At A Glance:

Urška Petrovčič is a senior fellow at Hudson Institute and vice president of Criterion Economics. Her work focuses on antitrust and intellectual property. 

Biography

Urška Petrovčič is a senior fellow at Hudson Institute and director of economic strategy at Qualcomm. Her work focuses on antitrust and intellectual property.

Since 2017, Dr. Petrovčič has acted as the European Commission’s non-governmental adviser for the Unilateral Conduct Working Group of the International Competition Network. She has been a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Oslo. She was chosen as the inaugural scholar of the American Bar Association’s International Scholar-in-Residence Program, which enabled her to conduct research in cooperation with the Office of Policy Planning of the US Federal Trade Commission on antitrust enforcement concerning SEPs.

Dr. Petrovčič previously worked in the Brussels office of the law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and was a stagiaire at the Directorate-General for Competition of the European Commission.

Her publications on the enforcement of standard-essential patents (SEPs) include a book, Competition Law and Standard Essential Patents: A Transatlantic Perspective (Wolters Kluwer 2014), and articles in the Common Market Law Review and other journals.

She holds a BA in law from the University of Ljubljana, a master of law and economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam, and an LLM and a PhD in law from the European University Institute.

Events
20
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Understanding the Controversial Draft Standard-Patent Policy
Featured Speakers:
Deanna Okun
Stephen Susalka
Kristen Osenga
Urška Petrovčič
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20
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Understanding the Controversial Draft Standard-Patent Policy

This event will premiere on this page at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, April 20. Register for the event here.

Wednesday 8:00 - 9:00AM
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Featured Speakers:
Deanna Okun
Stephen Susalka
Kristen Osenga
Urška Petrovčič
15
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Drug Patents and Evidence-Based Policymaking in Patent Law
Featured Speakers:
David Kappos
Erika Lietzan
Adam Mossoff
Urška Petrovčič
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15
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Drug Patents and Evidence-Based Policymaking in Patent Law

This event will premiere on this page at 10:00 a.m. EDT, Friday, April 15. Register for the event here.

Friday 6:00 - 7:00AM
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Featured Speakers:
David Kappos
Erika Lietzan
Adam Mossoff
Urška Petrovčič
02
February 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | The New Policy Statement on Standard-Essential Patents: A Move in the Wrong Direction?
Featured Speakers:
Maureen K. Ohlhausen
Andrei Iancu
David Kappos
Urška Petrovčič
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02
February 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | The New Policy Statement on Standard-Essential Patents: A Move in the Wrong Direction?

This event will premiere on this page at 12:00 p.m. EST, Wednesday, February 2. Register for the event here.

Wednesday 7:00 - 8:00AM
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Featured Speakers:
Maureen K. Ohlhausen
Andrei Iancu
David Kappos
Urška Petrovčič
01
July 2021
Past Event
Virtual Event | Intellectual Property & Antitrust Laws: The Way Ahead
Featured Speakers:
Commissioner Christine Wilson
Maureen Ohlhausen
Urška Petrovčič
01
July 2021
Past Event
Virtual Event | Intellectual Property & Antitrust Laws: The Way Ahead

Join Hudson Institute Senior Fellow Urška Petrovčič for a conversation with U.S. Federal Trade Commissioner Christine Wilson and antitrust law expe

Thursday 8:00 - 9:00AM
Featured Speakers:
Commissioner Christine Wilson
Maureen Ohlhausen
Urška Petrovčič