Prof. Niva Elkin-Koren

​Professor Niva Elkin-Koren is the Dean of the University of Haifa, Faculty of Law, and the Founding Director of the Haifa Center for Law & Technology (HCLT). Her research focuses on the legal institutions that facilitate private and public control over the production and dissemination of information. She has written and spoken extensively about the privatization of information policy, copyright law and democratic theory, the effects of cyberspace on the economic analysis of law, the rise of new intermediaries, and the legal strategies for enhancing the public domain. Prof. Elkin-Koren earned her S.J.D from Stanford Law School in 1995, her LL.M from Harvard Law School in 1991, and her LL.B from Tel-Aviv University School of Law in 1989.​