Dr. Jeff Schmidt talks about his article, “Authorized Personnel Only: The Patent Exhaustion Doctrine After Helfrich”. Jeff received his B.A. in Biology from Saint John’s University in Minnesota, his PhD in Cancer Research from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and his MBA from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. At Notre Dame, Jeff is a member of the law review and the Moot Court Board,where he serves as a brief writer on the Showcase Team. Jeff Spent both his 1L and 2L summers as an associate in the patent group at Morrison and Foerster in San Diego, where he will return as an associate after after graduation.