2014 Events

  • Dec. 3: Supreme Court Series: Hana Financial v. Hana Bank (Webpage)
  • Dec. 2: Supreme Court Series: B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Indus., Inc. (Webpage)
  • Nov 24: The Role of Patents in Pharmaceutical Innovation – Lessons to Be Learned (Webpage)
  • Nov 12: Careers in Trademark Law (Webpage)
  • Nov. 11: Patent + Policy – The Future of Patent Remedies(Webpage)
  • Oct 30: Third Annual Peter Jaszi lecture with Professor William Fisher (Webpage)
  • Oct 15: Supreme Court Series: Teva Pharmaceuticals USA v. Sandoz (Webpage)
  • Oct 10-11: Trademark Works In Progress (Webpage)
  • Oct 10: Patent Works In Progress (Webpage)
  • Sep 24: Plain Packaging for the Pacific Rim: The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Tobacco Control (Webpage)
  • Sep 19: IP Career Advising
  • Sep 16: Small and Mid-size IP Firm Search Strategy
  • Aug 28: IP Opportunities at WCL
  • Jun 10: The Marrakesh Treaty – Ceiling or Window to the Open Sky? (Webpage)
  • Jun 5: Secondary Use Pharmaceutical Patents: Litigation and Trade Policy Briefing (Webpage)
  • May 30: Patent Pledges – Setting a Research Agenda (Webpage)
  • May 20: Transparency and the Democratic Process in Trade Negotiations (Webpage)
  • Apr 30: Supreme Court Series: Limelight Networks, Inc. v. Akamai Technologies, Inc. (Webpage)
  • Apr 28: Supreme Court Series:Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments, Inc.(Webpage)
  • Apr 22: Supreme Court Series: American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc. (Webpage)
  • Apr 21:Supreme Court Series:POM Wonderful LLC v. The Coca Cola Company(Webpage)
  • Mar 31: Supreme Court Series: Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International (Webpage)
  • Mar 21: Second Annual Cherry Blossom Symposium – Traditional Knowledge: IP and Federal Policy (Webpage)
  • Mar 20: Tenth Annual IP/Gender: Gender and the Regulation of Traditional Knowledge (Webpage)
  • Feb 26: Supreme Court Series: Octane Fitness v. Icon Health and Fitness (Webpage)
  • Feb 26: Supreme Court Series: Highmark Inc. v. Allcare Management Systems, Inc. (Webpage)
  • Jan 21: Supreme Court Series: Petrella v. Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer, Inc. (Webpage)

PIJIP News

PIJIP Hosts Academy of Exchange and Judicial Studies Training

PIJIP Hosts Academy of Exchange and Judicial Studies Training

09 Sep, 2019

Last week, PIJIP and the Academy of Exchange and Judicial Studies (AIEJ), Buenos Aires, Argentina, hosted a week-long training on the topic of pharmaceutical patent litigation.

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Chambers and Partners Recognizes WCL Alum Andres Izquierdo

Chambers and Partners Recognizes WCL Alum Andres Izquierdo

03 Sep, 2019

For the sixth year in a row, WCL alum Andres Izquierdo has been ranked by the British Global Lawyer Ranking firm “Chambers and Partners” as a top Intellectual Property Attorney for Latin American.

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Professor Ruth Okediji to Deliver PIJIP's 8th Annual Peter A. Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on Intellectual Property

Professor Ruth Okediji to Deliver PIJIP's 8th Annual Peter A. Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on Intellectual Property

21 Aug, 2019

PIJIP is pleased to announce that Professor Ruth Okediji will give the 8th Annual Peter A. Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on Intellectual Property on October 10, 2019, at 6pm. Okediji is the Jeremiah Smith, Jr, Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Co-Director of the Berkman Klein Center.

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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). PIJIP’s academic programs, including our new LL.M. degree in Intellectual Property, and a first in the nation IP Clinic, offer an unparalleled course of study in the fields of intellectual property and information law. PIJIP’s faculty is among the most prolific and engaged IP faculties in the world. Full-time faculty teach courses in every major topic of the field, including Copyright, Patent, Trademark, Trade Secret, Cyberlaw, and a full array of international intellectual property law courses.