S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras is ranked by the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) as No. 143 in terms of downloads during the last twelve months among all legal scholars posting their work to the popular scholarship sharing site. Approximately 3000 legal scholars publishing in the English language are ranked by SSRN. Prof. Contreras writes broadly in the areas of intellectual property, antitrust, biomedical research and technical standardization. According to Google Scholar his work has been cited more than 230 times in the scholarly literature, and has been referenced by multiple governmental agencies.