2015 Events

  • Nov 12: Peter A. Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on IP with Judge Pierre N. Leval (Webpage)
  • Nov 3: SOC Faculty Forum: Prof. Sinnreich on Configurable Culture and Copyright Ethics (Webpage)
  • Sep 17: Public Interest Copyright Advocacy and Fair Use Education: 1995-2015 (Webpage)
  • Sep 15: Fall Intellectual Property Networking Reception for Students and Alumni (Webpage)
  • Sep 10: Patents and Health – Finding the Right Balance (Webpage)
  • Sep 1: Introduction to Intellectual Property at WCL (Webpage)
  • Jun 12: Patent Pledges Symposium 2015 – Presented by AU Washington College of Law and the University of Utah – S.J. Quinney College of Law. (Webpage)
  • Jun 3: PIJIP Summer Sessions Welcoming Reception and Distinguished Lecture: Strategies for Eco-Innovation: Open Source or Orthodox IP? (Webpage)
  • Mar 31: Supreme Court Series: Kimble v. Marvel Enterprises, Inc. (Webpage)
  • Mar 31: Supreme Court Series: Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc. (Webpage)
  • Mar 31: Intellectual Property Curriculum and Career Planning (Webpage)
  • Mar 31: Intellectual Property Course Advising Session (Webpage)
  • Mar 26: Screaming About Streaming – Featuring John Simson, Former Executive Director of SoundExchange (Flyer)
  • Mar 19: A Day in the Life of a Patent Examiner
  • Mar 18: Careers in Communications (Webpage)
  • Mar 4: The New Patent Litigation – Litigating Before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board
  • Feb 27: IP/Gender – The Next Ten Years of Feminist Engagement with Intellectual Property Law (Webpage)
  • Feb. 26 – Presenting the Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use of Collections Containing Orphan Works (Webpage)
  • Feb 25: Print It! 3D Printing and the Intersection of Intellectual Property
  • Feb 13: Loyola Patent Law Interview Workshop (Webpage)
  • Feb 12: Trending IP Topics in 2015: A Table Talk with Chief Judge Sharon Prost (JD/WCL ’79) and Judge Arthur J. Gajarsa (retired)
  • Feb 5: How Students Can Join the Global Movement to Promote Access to Essential Medicines. (Webpage)
  • Jan 23:  IP Career Advising

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.