Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Jonathan Cardi is the Dorothy Salmon Professor of Law at the University of Kentucky, where he teaches in the areas of Copyright, Torts, Jurisprudence, and Remedies. Professor Cardi’s primary research interests are in tort law, most recently the nature and source of the duty concept. Recently, the Supreme Court of Arizona relied upon one of Cardi's articles in revising the state's duty analysis. Professor Cardi graduated Coif from the University of Iowa College of Law in 1998 and served as Senior Articles Editor for the Iowa Law Review. He was awarded his A.B. in English from Harvard University in 1991.
Prior to teaching, Professor Cardi was an associate at the Washington, D.C. law firm of Arnold & Porter, where he worked on a variety of litigation, copyright, and legislative matters from 1999-2002. Professor Cardi also clerked for the Honorable Alan E. Norris, of the United States Federal Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, in Columbus, Ohio. Professor Cardi is a member of the American Law Institute and is the President of the Southeastern Association of Law Schools.