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Launch IP-West Lafayette a Success!

On Sept. 14 we celebrated the one-year anniversary of the launch of our IP Pro Bono services– PatentConnect and the IP Clinic– with the help of the USPTO Midwest Regional Office at the Purdue Research Park in West Lafayette. We’d like to thank Dr. Christal Sheppard and Alford Kindred of the USPTO Midwest Regional Office…

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Fall 2016 IP Colloquium Speakers Announced

The lineup for our Fall 2016 IP Colloquium is here! This year’s theme is ‘Issues on International and Comparative Intellectual Property.’ Sessions meet on Thursday from 1:15-3:15PM in Room 214. September 8:  Marketa Trimble, Ph.D. – Samuel S. Lionel Professor of Intellectual Property Law; William S. Boyd School of Law University of Nevada September…

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Congratulations to our Recent IP Moot Court Winners!

It’s been a busy IP Moot Court season here at the Center for IP Research! We’re proud to share our students’ most recent victories: Congratulations to Brett Bostrom and Sarah Goodman who came in first place in the inaugural International Patent Drafting Competition at the Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional US Patent and Trademark Office!…

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USPTO Representative to Visit CIPR

James Silbermann from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office will be visiting the Center for IP Research on Wednesday, February 17. Stop by the Faculty Conference Room at 3:45 PM to learn more about career opportunities in the US Patent and Trademark Office and about the patent bar registration process. Snacks and coffee provided. Mr….

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PatentConnect Launch Event Evansville announced for Feb. 18

Join us as we launch PatentConnect for Hoosiers and the Intellectual Property Clinic with Tech on Tap at the Tin Man Brewery in Evansville! Learn about how PatentConnect and the Intellectual Property Clinic work to protect the IP rights of Indiana startups and inventors in need of pro bono patent, trademark, and/or copyright assistance. We’ll…

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CIPR Partners with Startup Weekend Evansville

We’re proud to announce that we are partnering with Startup Weekend Evansville to offer priority consideration for our IP Clinic as a prize to this year’s winner.   Professor Norman Hedges will also be one of the speakers to welcome contestants to Startup Weekend Evansville 2016.   Learn more about Startup Weekend Evansville HERE.

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Professor Hedges Presents at Centric’s Innovation Lunch

Professor Norman Hedges presents along with Justin Kunz from IP Capital Group at Centric’s Innovation Lunch today at Launch Fishers. This month’s Innovation Lunch’s topic is State of Innovation in Indiana. Professor Hedges discusses the role of the IP Clinic and PatentConnect for Hoosiers in moving Indiana’s innovation needle.

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IP Clinic is Prize for B-Start Demo Day Winner

Congratulations to B-Start participant Critique for winning first place at B-Start’s First Annual Demo Day! Critique wins priority consideration for the Center’s IP Clinic, $2500, a six month membership to Cowork Bloomington, and the chance to pitch at the Bloomington Economic Development Corportation (BEDC)’s board meeting. Read more about Demo Day HERE. Learn more about…

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