PIJIP News

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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Prof. Michael Carroll Featured in Washington Examiner Story on the Music Modernization Act

09 May, 2018

PIJIP Co-Director is quoted discussing the Music Modernization Act (MMA) in the Washington Examiner. The legislation is meant to increase the certainty that copyright holders will receive payment from streaming services, and it will require royalties for pre-1972 recordings. It has passed the house and is awaiting senate approval

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