PIJIP News

IP Clinic Student Attorneys File Amici Curiae Brief with U.S. Supreme Court

IP Clinic Student Attorneys File Amici Curiae Brief with U.S. Supreme Court

25 Oct, 2018

A team of student attorneys from Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Clinic filed an amici curiae brief with the U.S. Supreme Court urging the Court to affirm a decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, which held that Section 411(a) of the Copyright Act allows plaintiffs to sue for copyright infringement only after the Copyright Office has issued a final action on an application for registration.

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Professor Daskal Featured in ABA Journal

Professor Daskal Featured in ABA Journal

22 Oct, 2018

Professor Jennifer Daskal, who teaches technology law at WCL, was featured in an ABA Journal story on law enforcement efforts to access personal data on people's personal devices.

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PIJIP to Host the Fifth Global Congress on Intellectual Property in the Public Interest

PIJIP to Host the Fifth Global Congress on Intellectual Property in the Public Interest

27 Sep, 2018

The Program on Information Justice and Intellectual property to host the Fifth Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest September 27-29 at American University Washington College of Law.

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PIJIP Professors Submit Comments to South African Government Regarding Copyright Reform

PIJIP Professors Submit Comments to South African Government Regarding Copyright Reform

14 Aug, 2018

PIJIP Profs. Sean Flynn, Peter Jaszi and Michael Carroll were among seven law professors and practitioners who jointly drafted comments on pending South African copyright legislation from the Copyright User Rights Network and Creative Commons. 

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Professor Carroll Coauthors National Academies of Science Report: Open Science by Design

Professor Carroll Coauthors National Academies of Science Report: Open Science by Design

12 Jul, 2018

PIJIP Director Michael Carroll served on an ad hoc committee under the N.A.S. Board on Research Data and Information which has completed a study on the challenges of broadening access to the results of scientific research, described as “open science.”

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Professor Farley Teaches Advanced Trademark Law at the Cuban Industrial Property Office

Professor Farley Teaches Advanced Trademark Law at the Cuban Industrial Property Office

29 Jun, 2018

One the the week of Jun 18, PIJIP Professor Christine Farley taught an intensive course in advanced trademark law to Trademark Examining Attorney at the Cuban Industrial Property Office.

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