Prof. Emile Loza de Siles

Emile Loza de Siles

Assistant Professor of Law
School of Law
Law

Hanley Hall 221
Phone: 412.396.6423
lozae@duq.edu

Education:

Data Science Graduate Certificate, Harvard University
Cybersecurity Strategy Graduate Certificate, Georgetown University
J.D., The George Washington University Law School
M.B.A., University of Houston, Clear Lake
B.S., Oklahoma State University System - East Central
Bio

Emile Loza de Siles is an Assistant Professor at Duquesne University School of Law. Her interests include contracts, evidence, torts, professional responsibility, international and comparative law, intellectual property, entrepreneurship, technology and law, privacy, data science, public policy, legal analytics, smart contracts and algorithm biases, and interdisciplinary studies.

She is the founder of Technology & Cybersecurity Law Group PLLC in Washington, DC and has provided trusted mission-centered legal counsel to innovators across industries from Fortune 100 to emerging companies. She has presented and published extensively on law, technology, cybersecurity, and legal and data ethics topics. Prior to her legal career, she was a clinical scientist and subsequently held business executive and managerial positions in healthcare, genetics, information technology, optoelectronics, and other technology fields.

Read Professor Loza de Siles' resume.

Publications & Scholarship
  • 26 legal publications on Internet of Things, blockchain, and other technology topics published in business, engineering, and law journals. Top 10% user downloads on SSRN (August 2018). Publications to date and citations available upon request.

 

Articles

History's Calling: Today's Racism and the Elevation of Lawyers and Legal Practice
Emile Loza de Siles, History's Calling: Today's Racism and the Elevation of Lawyers and Legal Practice, 60 Advocate 46 (2017).

Cyber Security and Cybercrime
Emile Loza de Siles, Cyber Security and Cybercrime, 8 Landslide 6 (2015-2016).

Issue-Spotting for Web Sites
Emile Loza de Siles, Issue-Spotting for Web Sites, 51 Advocate 11 (2008).

The Odyssey: One Woman Attorney's Journey in Entrepreneurship
Emile Loza de Siles, The Odyssey: One Woman Attorney's Journey in Entrepreneurship, 51 Advocate 25 (2008).

Welcome from the Intellectual Property Law Section
Emile Loza de Siles, Welcome from the Intellectual Property Law Section, 50 Advocate 12 (2007).

The Law of Electronic Contracts: The New United Nations Convention
Emile Loza de Siles and Shasta Kilminster-Hadley, The Law of Electronic Contracts: The New United Nations Convention, 50 Advocate 40 (2007).

Financial Considerations in International Intellectual Property Licensing Transaction
Emile Loza de Siles, Kimberly S. Chotkowski, Scott J. Stevens, Gregory J. Urbanchuk, Financial Considerations in International Intellectual Property Licensing Transaction, 40 Int'l Law. 67 (2006).

Welcome from the Intellectual Property Section
Emile Loza de Siles, Welcome from the Intellectual Property Section, 49 Advocate 13 (2006).

Due Diligence in Business Transactions
Emile Loza de Siles, Due Diligence in Business Transactions, 49 Advocate 18 (2006).

Intellectual Property Licensing: More Pervasive than You Might Imagine
Emile Loza de Siles, Intellectual Property Licensing: More Pervasive than You Might Imagine, 48 Advocate 18 (2005).

Internet Fraud: Federal Trade Commission Prosecutions of Online Conduct
Emile Loza de Siles, Internet Fraud: Federal Trade Commission Prosecutions of Online Conduct, 23 Comm. & L. 55 (2001).

FDA Regulation of Internet Pharmaceutical Communications: Strategies for Improvement
Emile Loza de Siles, FDA Regulation of Internet Pharmaceutical Communications: Strategies for Improvement, 
55 Food & Drug L.J. 269 (2000).

Access to Pharmaceuticals under Medicaid Managed Care: Federal Law Compiled and State Contracts Compared
Emile Loza de Siles, Access to Pharmaceuticals under Medicaid Managed Care: Federal Law Compiled and State Contracts Compared, 55 Food & Drug L.J. 449 (2000).

Presentations
  • What's on the Docket: Facebook's Regulatory and Legal Landscape Ahead, Wedbush
    Securities, Advisor Conference Call (Apr. 13, 2018) (legal commentator on enforcement and
    regulatory outlook in wake of Cambridge Analytica and Russian disinformation campaign and
    interference in 2016 United States presidential election).

  • Distinguished Speaker, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, College of Security &
    Intelligence (Apr. 4, 2018), consisting of three (3) presentations:
    Cybersecurity Law: Navigating the Future Now, all-college lecture deck.
    Cybersecurity Law & Ethics, two (2) lectures to undergraduate Cybersecurity and Data
    Science classes.

  • Top 10 Disruptive Technologies, Attorney Competence, and Ethical Compliance, Idaho State
    Bar Annual Conference (July 13, 2017). 70-page CLE materials available upon request.

Memberships, Bar Admissions & Service

Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Currently, member of Science & Technology and Litigation Sections and of Center for Professional Responsibility

  • American Society of International Law

  • Hispanic National Bar Association

  • IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)

Bar Admissions

  • Idaho State Bar

  • Oregon State Bar (imminently pending)

Service

  • Pro bono matters and leadership service with the Board of Directors

  • The George Washington University Law School Latino Law Alumni Association

  • American Bar Association - Chair, Digital Games and New Media Committee, Information Technology
    Division Liaison, Diversity Action Group; and more.