Devlin Hartline

Legal Fellow

At A Glance:

Devlin Hartline is Legal Fellow at the Hudson Institute’s Forum for Intellectual Property, researching a broad spectrum of doctrinal and political issues in intellectual property law.

Biography

Devlin Hartline is a legal fellow at Hudson Institute’s Forum for Intellectual Property. His research agenda spans a broad spectrum of doctrinal and political issues in intellectual property law, with particular focus on advancing and protecting the rights of creators and innovators. The Forum for Intellectual Property supports data-driven research and promotes evidence-based policy discussions about the key role of intellectual property in growing innovation economies and flourishing societies.

Prior to joining the Hudson Institute, Mr. Hartline was assistant professor of Law at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School in Arlington, Virginia, where he taught intellectual property law, including copyright, patent, and trademark law. Mr. Hartline also served as director of communications at the law school’s Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property, where he led the center’s communications and academic advocacy efforts, working closely with scholars to publicize and promote rigorous research on the law, economics, and history of intellectual property.

Mr. Hartline holds a JD, cum laude, from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and an LLM. with concentrations in intellectual property and constitutional law from Tulane University Law School in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Hartline also holds a BA in mathematics from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Events
02
November 2022
Past Event
Intellectual Property and the Right-To-Repair Movement
Featured Speakers:
Devlin Hartline
Kevin Madigan
Moderator:
Adam Mossoff
scales justice intellectual property
02
November 2022
Past Event
Intellectual Property and the Right-To-Repair Movement

The right-to-repair movement has grown in recent years as proponents argue that consumers’ repair of their electronic devices is necessarily in the public interest.

Wednesday 6:00 - 7:00AM
scales justice intellectual property
Featured Speakers:
Devlin Hartline
Kevin Madigan
Moderator:
Adam Mossoff
20
October 2022
Past Event
How the Copyright System Works for Musicians Today
Featured Speakers:
Benjamin Bierman
Amanda Colleen Williams
David Lowery
Moderator:
Devlin Hartline
nashville music copyright
20
October 2022
Past Event
How the Copyright System Works for Musicians Today

Please join Hudson Institute for a panel discussion on how well the copyright system serves musicians today.

Thursday 8:00 - 8:00AM
nashville music copyright
Featured Speakers:
Benjamin Bierman
Amanda Colleen Williams
David Lowery
Moderator:
Devlin Hartline
30
June 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | What the New Copyright Claims Board Means for Creators
Featured Speakers:
Maya Burchette
Terrica Carrington
Michael Klipper
Devlin Hartline
Copyright law concept: gavel over 17 U.S.C. 501 (Getty Images)
30
June 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | What the New Copyright Claims Board Means for Creators

This event will premiere on this page at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Thursday, June 30. Register for the event here.

Thursday 8:00 - 9:00AM
Copyright law concept: gavel over 17 U.S.C. 501 (Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Maya Burchette
Terrica Carrington
Michael Klipper
Devlin Hartline
30
March 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | New Copyright Challenges in the Publishing Industry
Featured Speakers:
Terry Hart
Danielle Coffey
Umair Kazi
Devlin Hartline
A student references a textbook while attending a university seminar. (Getty Images)
30
March 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | New Copyright Challenges in the Publishing Industry

This event will premiere on this page at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, March 30. Register for the event here.

Wednesday 8:00 - 9:00AM
A student references a textbook while attending a university seminar. (Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Terry Hart
Danielle Coffey
Umair Kazi
Devlin Hartline