Mark Shope (施明遠)

E-mail: markshope[at]

Assistant Professor

J.D., Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Research Expertise :

Artificial Intelligence and Law, Blockchain and Law, International Business Transactions

  • J.D., Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, USA
  • LL.M., National Taiwan University College of Law, Taipei, Taiwan
  • BFA, MM, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA
  • Civil Society and Regional Human Rights Development in Asia: Lessons from the Asian Human Rights Court Simulation, Mark L. Shope & Wen-Chen Chang, 29 IND. J. GLOBAL LEGAL STUD. __ (forthcoming fall 2021)
  • The Evolution and Analysis of Legislation Relating to Medical Countermeasures in the United States, 312 TAIWAN L. REV. 46 (2021) (Mandarin)
  • Lawyer and Judicial Competency in the Era of Artificial Intelligence: Ethical Requirements for Documenting Datasets and Machine Learning Models, 34 GEO. J. LEGAL ETHICS 191 (2021)
  • The Bill of Lading on the Blockchain: An Analysis of Its Compatibility with International Rules on Commercial Transactions, 22 MINN. J.L. SCI. & TECH. 163 (2021)
  • The International Arbitral Institution Response to COVID-19 and Opportunities for Online Dispute Resolution, 13(1) CONTEMP. ASIA ARB. J. 67 (2020)
  • Real World Problem-solving in the Digital Classroom, 51 IND. L. REV. 413 (2018)
  • Reflections on a Legal Education Abroad: Metacognitive Opportunities, Knowledge and Cognitive Complexity, and Cultural Globalization, 25 IND. INT’L & COMP. L. REV. 1 (2015)
  • The Adoption and Function of International Instruments: Thoughts on Taiwan’s Enactment of the Act to Implement the ICCPR and the ICESCR, 22 IND. INT’L & COMP. L. REV. 159 (2012)
  • Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Technology, and the Law
  • Cross-border movement of pharmaceutical and biotechnology products
  • Design Thinking and the Delivery of Legal Services
  • Online Learning
  • International Business Transactions, Artificial Intelligence and Law, Digital Justice, English Legal Writing
  • State of Indiana, USA
  • Taiwan Attorney of Foreign Legal Affairs
  • Native: English
  • Fluent: Mandarin Chinese (reading, writing, speaking, listening)