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2013 IP Colloquium

The 2013 Intellectual Property Colloquium was convened by Professor Mattioli in fall, 2013 in cooperation with the IU Maurer School of Law’s Center for IP Research. Presenters included: Rebecca Eisenberg (Michigan) Peter S. Menell (Berkeley Law) Joshua D. Sarnoff (Depaul) Melissa Wasserman (U. of Illinois College of Law) Jonas Anderson (American University) This page contains…

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2013 Design Law Roundtable

In cooperation with Oxford University’s Intellectual Property Research Centre and the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law, the Center for Intellectual Property Research hosted a Design Law Roundtable in Munich, Germany, 22-23 November 2013.

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Janis and Du Mont on Patently-O

On December 1st, Professor Mark Janis and Jason Du Mont, Microsoft IP Fellow at the Indiana University Maurer School of Law authored a guest post on Patently-O discussing their new article, “Virtual Designs.”

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Spring 2014 IP Courses

A listing of the IU Maurer School of Law’s Spring 2014 IP course offerings is now available. Please download the PDF file below to review the list and short course descriptions: Spring 2014 IP Courses

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IP Guest Lecture: Duane & Larry Durkos

Duane and Larry Durkos, entrepreneurs, inventors; and prevailing plaintiffs in the patent case, Imaginal Systematics v. Leggett & Platt,[1] will present a guest lecture at Maurer Law in Room 124 on Monday, October 28 at noon. Lunch provided! [1]  IMAGINAL SYSTEMATIC, LLC v. Leggett & Platt, Inc., No. 2012-1313 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 14, 2013). IP Guest Lecture…

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Big Data, Bigger Dilemmas

Over the past year, Professor Mattioli has collaborated with IU’s Center for Research On Mediated Interaction (CROMI) on investigating legal issues that pertain to “Big Data.” The group’s first scholarly manuscript, entitled “Big Data, Bigger Dilemmas: A Critical Review” is in the final editing stages. Members of this team, along with members of the Data to…

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IP Colloquium Speaker: Joshua Sarnoff

Joshua D. Sarnoff, Professor of Law at DePaul University’s College of Law, presented a talk on Thursday, October 3 titled “Limits to Patenting Science, Nature and Ideas in English and Colonial American Practice and in the Constitutional Grant of Power.”

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Applications for Spring 2014 IP Externships Now Being Accepted

IP Externships provide an important opportunity to gain practical, hands-on experience. The following IP Externship hosts are currently accepting applications: Berry Plastics, Cook Group, Crane, and IU Licensing and Trademarks. Job descriptions are available below. Please submit your application materials through Symplicity. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 2. Job Descriptions (PDFs): Berry Plastics…

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