Professor Xuan-Thao Nguyen focuses on the interdisciplinary aspects of intellectual property, licensing, e-commerce, commercial law and taxation in her teaching and scholarship. She has co-authored several treatises and casebooks, including: Treatise, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND INFORMATION LICENSING LAW (BNA 2007) (1,534 pages); 2010 Supplement to INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LICENSING (BNA, 404 pages); Casebook, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND INFORMATION LICENSING: Theories and Practice (Aspen, 2008) (2nd Edition 700 pages); Treatise, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY TAXATION (BNA 2003 (783 pages)); 2010 Supplement to INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY TAXATION (BNA, 618 pages); and Casebook, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY TAXATION: Problems and Materials (Carolina Academic Press, 2004) (487 pages). Professor Nguyen has published 28 law review articles in the areas of intellectual property, secured financing, bankruptcy and taxation. Her articles have appeared in journals, including the North Carolina Law Review, the Indiana Law Journal, the U.C. Davis Law Review (twice), the Hastings Law Journal, the Tulane Law Review (twice), the Georgia Law Review (twice), the Wake Forrest Law Review, the American University Law Review (thrice), the Washington & Lee Law Review, the Cardozo Law Review, the Brooklyn Law Review, the Buffalo Law Review, the SMU Law Review, the George Mason Law Review, the St. Louis Law Journal, the Loyola Chicago Law Journal, the Albany Law Review, the Gonzaga Law Review (invited for Symposium Issue on Intellectual Property and Bankruptcy); the Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property Journal, and the Loyola Chicago Consumer Law Review. Her articles have been cited by the Federal Circuit, the Third Circuit, the Ninth Circuit and various federal district courts: In re Steelbuilding.com, 415 F.3d 1293 (Fed. Cir. 2005); Interstellar Starship Services, Ltd. v. Epix, Inc., 304 F.3d 936 (9th Cir. 2002); Times Mirror Magazines, Inc. v. Las Vegas Sports News, 212 F.3d 157, 175 (3d Cir. 2000); In re Interstate Bakeries Corp., 2010 WL 2332142, *7 (Bank.W.D.Mo. June 4, 2010); Ligotti v. Garofalo, 562 F.Supp.2d 204 ( D.N.H. 2008); Blue Nile, Inc. v. Ice.com, Inc., 478 F.Supp.2d 1240 (W.D.Wash. 2007); EMSL Analytical, Inc. v. Testamerica Analytical Testing Corp., 2006 WL 892718 (D.N.J. April 4, 2006); Pharmacia Corp. v. Alcon Laboratories, Inc., 201 F.Supp.2d 335 (D.N.J. 2002).Professor Nguyen is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences. She also serves as an expert witness in litigation matters. She was the first American law professor to lecture at Vietnam National University Faculty of Law in Hanoi. She provides technical expertise to the Vietnamese government, law schools and bar associations. She was a Senior Fulbright Scholar in 2009 at VNU Faculty of Law; she developed a new Intellectual Property law curriculum and trained law teachers in pedagogical methods while at the Faculty of Law. She organizes and chairs the SMU Dedman School of Law's Annual Symposium on Emerging Intellectual Property Issues. Since 2009 Professor Nguyen co-organizes with Professor Peter Raad the annual Games:Business:Law Summit. In October 2011, Professor Nguyen organized the China IP Now Symposium wherein Chinese judges, law professors and lawyers convened to discuss the latest IP developments and innovations in China. Professor Nguyen teaches Secured Transactions, Payment Systems, The Internet/Law of Electronic Commerce, Intellectual Property, Licensing Intellectual Property, and International Intellectual Property at SMU Dedman School of Law. Prior to entering academia, she practiced law at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson (New York City) and Pryor, Cashman, Sherman & Flynn (New York City). Professor Nguyen is registered to practice with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.