Greg Day
Legal Studies Program

Assistant Professor

A402 Moore-Rooker Hall
610 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA, 30602
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Greg Day is an Assistant Professor of Legal Studies at the Terry College of Business and also holds a courtesy appointment in the School of Law. His research focuses on the law’s relationship with market failure, primarily in the fields of technology, innovation, and competition. Representative works rely on analyses of either patent or antitrust law, or both. One can find his scholarship in journals such as the Iowa Law Review, Washington Law Review, and Alabama Law Review. He is also internationally recognized for his knowledge of the art market and the laws governing it.


J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law, 2013

Ph.D., M.A., Political Science, University of Mississippi, 2010

B.A., Social and Global Studies, Antioch College, 2003

Prior Professional Positions

Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, Associate (M&A, Alternative Entities, Commercial Counseling), 2013-2014


2019 Holmes-Cardozo Award, Monopolizing Free Speech

2019 MBAA Distinguished Paper Award, Infracompetitive Privacy

2017 SEALSB Junior Scholar Award

2017 Southeastern Academy of Legal Studies in Business Award for Best Proceedings Paper, The Competitive Disadvantage of U.S. Patent Law

2013 University of North Carolina School of Law Outstanding Writing Award, Explaining The Art Market’s Frauds, Forgeries, and Thefts (And Why the Art Market Does Not Seem to Care)

Areas of Expertise

  • Antitrust Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Economics
  • Corporate Governance
  • Art Law

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Infracompetitive Privacy, 105 Iowa Law Review __ (forthcoming) (with A. Stemler)

Patent Inequality, 71 Alabama Law Review __ (forthcoming) (with M. Schuster).

Patent Law and the Emigration of Innovation, 94 Washington Law Review 119 (2019) (with S. Udick).

Competition and Piracy, 37 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 775 (2018).

Irrational Investors and the Corporate Inversion Puzzle, 69 SMU Law Review 405 (2016).     

Poverty and the Hidden Economic Effects of Sex Discrimination: An Empirical Study of Inequality, 37 University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law 1183 (2016) (with S. Russo). 

Explaining The Art Market’s Frauds, Forgeries, and Thefts (And Why the Art Market Does Not Seem to Care), 16 Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law 457 (2014) (pre-appointment publication).