The Fifth Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

American University Washington College of Law

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Opening Plenary
9:00am – 10:15am

TED Talks
10:30am – 11:20am

Big Debate on the Right to Be Forgotten
11:30am – 1:00pm

Ensuring Sustainable Access to Antibiotics
12:40pm – 2:20pm

Public Interest Perspectives on EU Copyright Reform
2:00pm – 3:50pm

Friday, September 28, 2018

AUILR Symposium on IP and Development
9:00am – 10:50am

Using Competition Law to Promote Access to Medicines and other Health Technologies
11:20am – 1:30pm

TED Talks
11:20am –– 2:50pm, 3:00pm – 3:50pm

Book Launch: Copyright’s Excess, by Glynn Lunney
4:00pm – 4:50pm

Keynote Forum - What Can We Learn From the Past About What We Can Achieve in the Future
5:00pm – 7:30pm 

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Access to medicines in India, Brazil & South Africa: New Directions from the Global South
9:00am – 10:50am

TED Talks
11:20am – 1:30pm, 1:40pm – 3:30pm

PIJIP News

Right to Research in International Copyright - Statements at 41st SCCR

Right to Research in International Copyright - Statements at 41st SCCR

22 Jul, 2021

Last month, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) held its 41st session of the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR). Members of the Civil Society Coalition on the Right to Research in International Copyright made a series of official statements.

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Christine Haight Farley - A Research Framework on Intellectual Property and Morality

Christine Haight Farley - A Research Framework on Intellectual Property and Morality

15 Jul, 2021

A new publication is out from PIJIP's Faculty Director, Professor Christine Haight Farley. "A Research Framework on Intellectual Property and Morality" has been published in Approaches and Methodologies in Intellectual Property Research

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Professor Flynn helped write open academic letter in support of the TRIPS Intellectual Property Waiver

124 Academics Sign Open Letter in Support of the TRIPS Intellectual Property Waiver Proposal

13 Jul, 2021

PIJIP Professor Flynn helped draft the copyright section of the letter to wealthy countries that have opposed the waiver at the World Trade Organization.

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