Joseph C. Storch

Joseph C. Storch

Joseph Storch joined Counsel’s Office in 2007 after clerking for the New York State Appellate Division, Third Department.  He chairs the Student Affairs Practice Group and provides legal advice to the SUNY colleges at Cortland, Oswego, Morrisville, and the SUNY Institute of Technology.  Additionally, Joe specializes in student affairs and campus safety, digital copyright, digital defamation, domestic and workplace violence policies, admissions and financial aid.  Joe graduated from SUNY Oswego, summa cum laude and from Cornell Law School where he served as Chancellor of the Moot Court Board.  He is completing a Masters in Public Policy at the University at Albany. His writing has appeared in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, the Albany Law Review, the Albany Times Union, the Orlando Sentinal, Court Review, the Medical Trial Techniques Quarterly, and as a NACUA Note.

Recent publications:

Risk Management Considerations Regarding the Clery Act, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Title IX When Students Study Abroad
- University Risk Management & Insurance Association © 2016.

3-D Printing Your Way Down the Garden Path: 3-D Printers, the Copyrightization of Patents, and a Method for Manufacturers to Avoid the Entertainment Industry’s Fate
- NYU Journal of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law (JIPEL) © 2014.


Publications

Joseph Storch, The American Bar Association’s book, Town and Gown: Legal Strategies for Effective Collaboration, Chapter 8, Campus Security & Local Criminal Enforcement Entities, July 2013
http://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/Default.aspx?TabID=251&productId=215021

Joseph Storch, Prayer at Public College and University Events: Parsing the Free Speech, Free Exercise and Establishment Clause Issues, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 11, No. 11, May 3, 2013
http://system.suny.edu/media/suny/content-assets/documents/generalcounsel/NACUA-PrayerAtCollegeEvents-Storch.pdf

Andrea Stagg and Joseph Storch, Brief Analysis of the Violence Against Women Act, State University of New York, March 7, 2013
http://www.nacua.org/documents/VAWASummary.pdf

Joseph Storch and Brendan Venter, Holiday and Religious Displays on Campus: Threading the First Amendment Needle, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 11, No. 1 (Nov. 15, 2012)
http://counsel.cua.edu/religion/publications/nacuanotesholidayreligious.cfm

Joseph Storch, The Clery Act and Overseas/Distance Study: New Developments and Compliance Guidance, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 10, No. 5, Feb. 29, 2012
http://www.higheredcompliance.org/resources/resources/CleryActAbroad.pdf

Joseph Storch, The 2011 Clery Handbook: New Developments and Important Changes, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 9, No. 12, June 10, 2011
https://www.nacua.org/nacualert/docs/CleryHandbook.asp

Joseph Storch, Heidi Wachs and Kent Wada, FAQ for DMCA Designated Agents at Higher Education Institutions, EDUCAUSE Institute of Computer Policy and Law, Apr. 2011
http://www.educause.edu/focus-areas-and-initiatives/policy-and-security/educause-policy/issues-and-positions/intellectual-property/dmca-faq

Joseph Storch, Let’s Require Our Students to Aim Higher, Albany Times Union, p. B1, Jan. 30, 2011
http://www.timesunion.com/opinion/article/Let-s-require-our-students-to-aim-higher-985530.php

Joseph Storch and Heidi Wachs, A Legal Matter: Peer-To-Peer File Sharing, The Digital Millennium Copyright Act, and the Higher Education Opportunity Act: How Congress and the Entertainment Industry Missed an Opportunity to Stem Copyright Infringement,  74 Albany Law Review 313, 2011
http://www.albanylawreview.org/Articles/Vol74_1/74.1.0006_STORCH.pdf

Joseph Storch, Safety, Missing Students and Fire Reporting Requirements of the Higher Education Opportunity Act, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 8, No. 13, Aug. 25, 2010
http://www.studentaffairs.uconn.edu/docs/risk_mgt/nacua19.pdf

Joseph Storch and Heidi Wachs, Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Requirement of the Higher Education Opportunity Act, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 8, No. 11, July 22, 2010
http://counsel.cua.edu/copyright/peertopeerNACUANOTE.cfm

Seth Gilbertson and Joseph Storch, Cloud Contracting: Outsourcing E-mail@YourUniversity.edu, NacuaNote, National Association of College and University Attorneys, Vol. 8, No. 4, Dec. 16, 2009
http://www.nacua.org/documents/CloudComputing.pdf

Benjamin Bleiberg and Joseph Storch, A System for Fighting Digital Defamation, Inside Higher Ed, Oct. 2, 2009
http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2009/10/02/bleiberg#sthash.eujTuf0M.dpbs

Joseph Storch, In Loco Parentis, Post-Juicy Campus, Inside Higher Ed, Sep. 17, 2009
http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2009/09/17/storch#sthash.CEOpN5Cr.dpbs

Joseph Storch, Needed: A Single Electronic Source for Textbooks, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Vol. LV, Num. 22, p.32, Feb. 6, 2009
http://chronicle.com/article/Needed-A-Single-Electronic/30496

Joseph Storch, Hey RIAA and MPAA: Time to Shift Gears, Inside Higher Ed (Dec. 22, 2008)
http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2008/12/22/storch#sthash.fy7s1sYY.dpbs

Joseph Storch, Jailing Ourselves: Standards Used for Declaring U.S. Citizens Enemy Combatants, Court Review, Vol. 43, Num. 3, p. 140, 2008
http://aja.ncsc.dni.us/courtrv/cr43-3/CR43-3Storch.pdf

Joseph Storch, Facility Liability for Damage or Destruction of Cryopreserved Embryos, Medical Trial Techniques Quarterly, Vol. 52, Num. 1, p. 233, Oct. 2005

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