About PIJIP

The Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property (PIJIP) is the internationally recognized intellectual property and information law research and academic program of American University Washington College of Law (AUWCL). Our prolific IP faculty has expertise in every major topic of the field, including Copyright, Patent, Trademark, Trade Secret, Cyberlaw, and international IP.

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Prof. Michael Carroll
Prof. Michael Carroll

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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PIJIP News

LL.M. Student Lokesh Vyas Authors Spicy IP Article on the Right to Research in Indian Law

LL.M. Student Lokesh Vyas Authors Spicy IP Article on the Right to Research in Indian Law

18 Jan, 2022

The article analyses four possible premises for the right to research in Indian law: "1. a right under the constitution, 2. a user right under copyright law, 3. privilege under copyright law, and 4. an exception under copyright law."

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New Paper by PIJIP Senior Analyst Andrés Izquierdo on Copyright  and Artificial Intelligence

New Paper by PIJIP Senior Analyst Andrés Izquierdo on Copyright  and Artificial Intelligence

14 Jan, 2022

The paper, titled "Text and Data Mining and Artificial Intelligence: New Exceptions to Copyright Law," has been  published in the journal THEMIS-Revista de Derecho. 

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PIJIP and the American Branch of the International Law Association to Co-Host

PIJIP and the American Branch of the International Law Association to Co-Host "The Impact of a TRIPS COVID Waiver on Trade and Investment Agreements"

13 Jan, 2022

The only event will be held February 4th. It will feature a presentation of a new report by Federica Paddeu and Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan (see abstract below), followed by a round table discussion with international law experts. 

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