Felix Wu

Faculty Director, Cardozo Data Law Initiative (CDLI)

Associate Professor of Law



B.A., 1996, Harvard University
Ph.D., 2005, University of California, Berkeley
J.D., 2005, University of California, Berkeley

Areas of Expertise

Intellectual Property


Felix Wu's doctorate studies in computer science are foundational to his information law scholarship, which spans freedom of speech, privacy law, and intellectual property law.


Professor Wu was previously an associate at Covington & Burling in San Francisco. In 2006-7, he clerked for Judge Sandra L. Lynch of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. Immediately prior to coming to Cardozo, he was an intellectual property associate at Fish & Richardson in Boston.


At the University of California, Berkeley, Professor Wu was recognized with the Annual Review of Law & Technology Award for best note, was an associate editor for the Berkeley Technology Law Journal, and received American Jurisprudence awards for the highest grades in several subjects. His doctoral dissertation was on auction design, a topic on which he has also published articles. Professor Wu received his undergraduate degree in 1996 in computer science summa cum laude from Harvard. He is a member of the Order of the Coif and Phi Beta Kappa.


Collateral Censorship and the Limits of Intermediary Immunity, 87 Notre Dame L. Rev. 293 (2011).

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