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Jorge Contreras

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Latest 6 Aug 2022 | Updated Daily

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Jorge Contreras on Gene Patents

Ipse Dixit

In this episode, Jorge L. Contreras, Professor of Law at the University of Utah College of Law, discusses his book "The Genome Defense: Inside the Epic Legal Battle to Determine Who Owns Your DNA," which is published by Algonquin Books. Contreras describes the landmark Supreme Court patent case Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics and explains why it was important. He recounts the story of the case and how he reported on it. And he reflects on what it can tell us about patent policy.This episode was hosted by Brian L. Frye, Spears-Gilbert Professor of Law at the University of Kentucky College of Law. Frye is on Twitter at @brianlfrye. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


28 Jun 2022

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Jorge Contreras

Catalog of Interviews and Bits

20 Jun 2022

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Jorge Contreras on Monthly Six-Figure Earnings From a $7 Million Airbnb Portfolio

Money School Podcast

Since its inception, Airbnb has been a huge disruptor and gamechanger for investors, and today it shows no sign of slowing down.   Hotels will keep making mistake after mistake, giving this industry more horsepower than ever before. This is one of the best times to jump into this strategy, and the best part - you don’t even have to own a home to get started.  Investor and coach, Jorge Contreras owns a $7 million portfolio of single family homes that are all on Airbnb, and he earns six-figures a month in gross revenue. How did he build this amazing business? What are some of the challenges you can face when running an Airbnb portfolio, and how do you avoid them?  In this episode, Jorge shares his incredible life story, and why this is the perfect time to get into Airbnb.  Three Things You’ll Learn In This Episode  Our guest’s incredible life story How did Jorge go from troubled youth to financially free at 29?  How to 3X your rental income with Airbnb  A lot of rental owners shy away from Airbnb because a lot goes into managing the property. Can you do it without a ton of complexity?  The right way to build your Airbnb portfolio  A lot of cities and neighborhoods are cracking down on Airbnb subletting. What is the right way to go about it so it’s a win-win for everyone involved.  Guest Bio Jorge Contreras is a real estate investor, coach, and expert in Airbnb purchasing, subleasing and managing. He has a 7-figure business, owns multiple properties generating 6 figures in cash flow from Airbnb, and he educates thousands on how to leverage Airbnb and real estate to create the life they’ve always dreamed of.  For more information, head over to https://thejorgecontreras.com, follow @thejorgecontreras on Instagram, and subscribe to his YouTube channel. 


5 May 2022

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Jorge Contreras - Presidential Scholar & Professor of Law | Who Owns Your DNA?

Success Story with Scott D. Clary

➡️ Like The Podcast? Leave A Rating: https://ratethispodcast.com/successstory➡️ About The Guest⁣Jorge L. Contreras is an American legal scholar and attorney who is recognized as a leading global authority on intellectual property law, technical standardization, and the law and policy of human genomics.Contreras currently holds the rank of Presidential Scholar and Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, with an adjunct appointment in the Department of Human Genetics at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He also serves as a Senior Policy Fellow at the American University Washington College of Law. He has held prior academic appointments at American University Washington College of Law (2011-13) and Washington University in St. Louis School of Law (2010-11).➡️ Show Linkshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jorge-contreras-53683/ https://twitter.com/contreraslegals/ ➡️ Podcast SponsorsHUBSPOT - https://hubspot.com/➡️ Talking Points⁣00:00 - Intro02:42 - Jorge Contreras's origin story 04:09 - Jorge Contreras’s legal background06:23 - A brief background on patents08:05 - Can DNA be patented?11:38 - How can someone patent something that is not man-made?15:40 - First individual that tried to patent a human gene16:28 - Why did it take so long for patenting a human gene to be contested?18:55 - Is patenting a human gene a massive social problem?26:16 - What was the controversy with the Obama administration regarding this topic?31:21 - What was the actual outcome of this case?35:33 - Is there any provision that allows people to study a patented gene?36:50 - Is Covid directly related to the outcomes of this case?40:02 - Where does the biotech industry stand on this decision?42:57 - Will patents like this be a benefit to society?47:46 - What does Jorge think about patent culture in the future?51:02 - Where do people connect wIth Jorge Contreras?53:20 - The biggest challenge of Jorge Contreras's career55:40 - Who is the mentor of Jorge Contreras57:50 - A book or a podcast recommendation by Jorge Contreras59:25 - What would Jorge tell his 20-year-old self? 1:00:10 - What does success mean to Jorge Contreras? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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23 Apr 2022

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Jorge L. Contreras received his law degree from Harvard and teaches in the areas of intellectual property, science policy, and genetics law. He has served on high-level government advisory committees and testified before Congress on patent law matters. His articles have appeared in Science, Nature, and leading law reviews; he has been featured on NPR, PRI, and BBC radio; and his opinions are cited in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Economist, and the Washington Post.

10 Jan 2022

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Jorge Contreras, "The Genome Defense"


Can human genes be patented and owned? That's the question behind Jorge Contreras' book "The Genome Defense." The author and professor of law at the University of Utah tells the story of the 2013 Supreme Court case Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics. The longshot case, brought by the ACLU, challenged the right to patent human genes, a practice that had been used by biotech companies for decades.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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10 Jan 2022

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From Dancing Bachata to Building a Real Estate Empire with Jorge Contreras | Driven Not Given

Driven Not Given Podcast

In this episode, JC interviews Jorge Contreras. A Bachata dance instructor turned into a real estate mogul after discovering what you can do running Airbnb properties. Follow Jorge here: https://www.instagram.com/thejorgecontreras/You can Contact Me here : 👇🏼👇🏼👇🏼👇🏼👇🏼👇🏼👇🏼Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mrjcrangelInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/jcrangelmin...Visit My Official Website: My Website: https://www.jcrangelmindset.com/Produced and Edited by: https://videocartel.net/


4 Oct 2021

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Episode 22: Jorge Contreras - Real Estate, AirBnb, Emotional Intelligence

Healing Intentions

In this episode I interview Jorge Contreras. Jorge, a real estate investor and coach is passionate about helping people create time, financial and location freedom with Airbnb and Real Estate investing. He retired at age 29, became a millionaire by 30, and now earns multiple 6 figures with his Airbnb Business. Connect with Jorge on Instagram: thejorgecontrerashttps://www.instagram.com/thejorgecontreras/https://therealsystem.com/start-hereConnect with me on Instagram @dradrianmehmedi and let me know what you think of the episode!https://www.instagram.com/dradrianmehmedi/Subscribe to Healing Intentions:Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/healing-intentions/id1513511677YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvCVBWBzJlgijJyHGJZ_ZiwSpotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0Br46boiZpBXbdbgLxhk0UGoogle: https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5idXp6c3Byb3V0LmNvbS8xMDgxNDMwLnJzcw==


15 Sep 2021

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#127 Does the FRAND Framework Need a Fix?: Conversation With Prof. Jorge Contreras About Antitrust and IP

Our Curious Amalgam

Complex issues are at the intersection of antitrust and intellectual property laws, and licensing of standard essential patents (SEPs) under fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory (FRAND) terms is a perfect example. Does the widely accepted FRAND framework work well or is it time to think about improvements? Prof. Jorge Contreras, law professor and recognized expert on antitrust and IP, speaks with Anora Wang and Christina Ma on the innovator-implementer dichotomy, remedies, and races to courthouses worldwide. Listen to this episode to learn about the most critical issues about FRAND. Related Links: 1. Contreras, Jorge L., Rationalizing U.S. Standardization Policy: A Proposal for Institutional Reform (April 19, 2021). Antitrust 35(2): 41-47 (Spring 2021), Available at SSRN 2. Contreras, Jorge L., Global Rate Setting: A Solution for Standard-Essential Patents? (September 23, 2018). 94 Washington Law Review 701 (2019), University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 284, Available at SSRN Hosted by: Anora Wang, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and Christina Ma, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz


9 Aug 2021

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AirBnB without Owning Property w/Expert Jorge Contreras

Chess Not Checkers Podcast

In this episode, we have had a chat with an Airbnb Expert & Amazon Best Selling Author Jorge Contreras. We discusss how he became a millionaire with AirBnB and how he is able to make an incredible return on investment without owning a property. Jorge Contreras IG: @thejorgecontreras--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tallguytycoon/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/tallguytycoon/support


1 Jun 2021