Peter K. Yu (余家明) holds the Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law and is the founding director of the Intellectual Property Law Center at Drake University Law School. He has served as Wenlan Scholar Chair Professor at Zhongnan University of Economics and Law in Wuhan, China and a visiting professor of law at the University of Haifa, the University of Hong Kong, the University of Strasbourg and Washington and Lee University. Before joining Drake University, he founded the Intellectual Property & Communications Law Program at MSU, at which he held faculty appointments in law, communication arts and sciences, and Asian studies. During and since his tenure at MSU, Peter has been associated with Quello Center activities related to Intellectual Propertry, Copyright and related issues. Peter chairs the Committee on International Intellectual Property of the American Branch of the International Law Association.