Indiana University Bloomington

2017 Fall IP Colloquium Speakers Announced

The lineup for our Fall 2017 IP Colloquium is here! Sessions meet on Thursdays from 1:15-3:15PM in Room 216. Two CLE credits are pending for each talk.

August 24
Perry Saidman
Principal, Saidman DesignLaw Group
The Demise of the Functionality Doctrine in Design Patent Law

August 31
Christopher Carani
Partner, McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd.
Design Rights: Functionality & Scope Protection

September 14
Sarah Burstein
Associate Professor of Law
University of Oklahoma College of Law
The ‘Article of Manufacture’ Today

October 5
Christopher Buccafusco
Professor of Law; Director of the Intellectual Property & Information Law Program
Cardozo Law
“Functionality Screens”

October 19
Beth Cate

Associate Clinical Professor
Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs
The Future of Copyright in Design After Star Athletica”

October 26
Jeanne Fromer

Professor of Law; Co-Director, Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy
New York University School of Law
Claiming Design

November 9
Robert Bone
G. Rollie White Professor of Law
The University of Texas School of Law
Trademark Functionality Reexamined