Apr 172017
 

On April 21st, WCL’s Professor Jonas Anderson will be speaking at Mitchell Hamline School of Law at the Trade Secret Conference. Professor Anderson will be discussing the empirics of trade secret law and the lack of empirical studies on this subject matter. See the whole program, here.

Apr 172017
 

On April 27th, Professor Christine Farley will speak at Duquesne Law School, along with the Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association and the Federal Bar Association on the CLE, “A Name Worth Fighting For? The Slants, Trademark Law, and Free Expression.” Simon Tam, the band’s founder and bassist, will join with Professor Farley and other legal scholars in a […]

Apr 172017
 

On May 11th, Professor Jonas Anderson will speak at the Stanford Patent Litigation Symposium. Leading experts from the public sector, private practice, and academia will gather at Stanford on May 10th and 11th, 2017, to address the phenomenon of the patent assertion entity (PAE) and the state of patent law reform. The first Stanford Patent Litigation […]

Apr 112017
 
Sean Flynn to Speak at Brazilian Seminar: "Dimensions of Intellectual Property"

On April 11th, Associate Director of PIJIP, Sean Flynn will speak at an international seminar, “Dimensions of Intellectual Property,” in Brazil. He will be joined by magistrate judges, IP agents and public servants, and will speak on the legal, economic and political dimensions of intellectual property on a global scale.  

Apr 062017
 

On April 7th, Professor Christine Farley will speak at NYU School of Law’s International Intellectual Property Law Roundtable. She will be speaking on “Territoriality in US Unfair Competition Law” and trademark law. You can see the full program, here.

Apr 032017
 

On April 1st, Associate Director of PIJIP Sean Flynn spoke at Texas A&M Law School. The symposium, titled, “Intellectual Property and Global Development: 50 Years After Stockholm,” examined the development of the international intellectual property regime since the Stockholm Intellectual Property Conference in June–July 1967. In addition to developments concerning the Berne and Paris Conventions, the TRIPS […]

Apr 032017
 

On Friday, March 17th, American University Washington College of Law’s Glusko-Samuelson IP Clinic was accepted into the patent portion of the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (“USPTO”) Law School Clinic Certification Program (“Program”). Participation in the patent portion of the Program commenced on April 1, 2017. The IP Clinic is now certified in both […]

Apr 032017
 

On April 5th, Professor Christine Farley will be speaking at the annual American Bar Association Intellectual Property Law Spring Meeting. Professor Farley will discuss how firms can prepare themselves and their clients to brand products and protect trademarks in Cuba. This program will cover the trade and Commerce American Businesses can currently pursue in Cuba; how to […]

Apr 032017
 

On April 1st, Professor Jonas Anderson spoke at the Junior Federal Courts Scholarship Panels, which took place at Emory Law School. The workshop paired a senior scholar with a panel of junior scholars presenting works-in-progress, and was open to untenured and recently tenured academics who teach and write in federal courts, civil rights litigation, civil procedure, […]

AUWCL to Host ACC Cybersecurity Summit on 1/31

 Posted by on December 22, 2016
Dec 222016
 

On January 31, 2017, American University Washington College of Law will host the Association of Corporate Counsel’s one-day Cybersecurity Summit. The program will explore topics of interest such as incident response, vendor management, cyber-risk insurance, and mock breach. The content will focus on key concerns organizations face related to cybersecurity, prevention and best practices. The summit will run concurrent […]