Professor Gregory Klass received his BA from Carleton College, a Ph.D. in philosophy from The Graduate Faculty of the New School for Social Research, and his JD from Yale Law School. After graduating from law school, Professor Klass clerked for Guido Calabresi on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Before coming to Georgetown, he served as an Assistant Solicitor General in the Office of the New York State Attorney General.

Professor Klass’s scholarship focuses on contract law, the law of deception, and legal theory. He has written on topics such as contract interpretation, consumer contracts, fraud liability between contracting parties, false advertising law, and contract theory.

Scholarship

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Gregory Klass, Contracts, Constitutions, and Getting the Interpretation-Construction Distinction Right, Geo. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y (forthcoming). 
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Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

Gregory Klass, Boilerplate and Party Intent, 82 Law & Contemp. Probs. 105-137 (2019).
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Ian Ayres & Gregory Klass, Response, One-Legged Contracting, 133 Harv. L. Rev. F. 1-12 (2019).
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Gregory Klass, Parol Evidence Rules and the Mechanics of Choice, 20 Theoretical Inquiries L. 457-486 (2019).
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Forthcoming Works - Book Chapters & Collected Works

Gregory Klass, Promise, Agreement, Contract, in Research Handbook on Private Law Theories (Hanoch Dagan & Benjamin Zipursky eds., forthcoming 2020).
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