Apr 032017

On April 5th, Professor Christine Farley will be speaking at the annual American Bar Association Intellectual Property Law Spring Meeting. Professor Farley will discuss how firms can prepare themselves and their clients to brand products and protect trademarks in Cuba. This program will cover the trade and Commerce American Businesses can currently pursue in Cuba; how to […]

Apr 032017

On April 1st, Professor Jonas Anderson spoke at the Junior Federal Courts Scholarship Panels, which took place at Emory Law School. The workshop paired a senior scholar with a panel of junior scholars presenting works-in-progress, and was open to untenured and recently tenured academics who teach and write in federal courts, civil rights litigation, civil procedure, […]

AUWCL to Host ACC Cybersecurity Summit on 1/31

 Posted by on December 22, 2016
Dec 222016

On January 31, 2017, American University Washington College of Law will host the Association of Corporate Counsel’s one-day Cybersecurity Summit. The program will explore topics of interest such as incident response, vendor management, cyber-risk insurance, and mock breach. The content will focus on key concerns organizations face related to cybersecurity, prevention and best practices. The summit will run concurrent […]

Dec 072016

On Tuesday, December 6th, WCL’s own Professor Christine Farley gave NPR an interview on the Supreme Court’s Apple v. Samsung case. Up for discussion is what the decision means for the future of design. Professor Farley was also joined by Hadi Partovi, CEO and founder of the nonprofit Code.org, about why he thinks it’s important for […]

Oct 282016

On Friday, October 28th, Director of PIJIP and Professor of Law, Michael Carroll will be speaking at the 2016 AIPLA Annual Meeting. The lecture, which takes place at 2pm, is titled, “Synopsis v. ATopTech: A Case Study,” and will discuss “why copying a command set of instructions for electronics design automatic software cost ATopTech $30.4 […]

Oct 282016

On Friday, October 28th, Associate Director of PIJIP and IP LL.M. Director, Sean Flynn, will be speaking at the Fordham University International Law Weekend. The panel, which takes place at 4:45pm, is titled, “The Investment-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights.” Moderated by Peter Yu, the panel will discuss investment-related aspects of intellectual property rights, including […]

Oct 272016

On Thursday, October 27th, Professor of Law and Co-Director of PIJIP Christine Farley will be speaking at the Georgetown Hotel and Lodging Legal Summit. The panel, which takes place at 3:45pm, is titled, “Permission or Forgiveness: Dealing with Brands and Brand Standards.” The panel will discuss such aspects as legal challenges related to brand standards throughout […]

Oct 182016

PIJIP is proud to announce that Intellectual Property Counsel and WCL LL.M. in IP student, Andres Izquierdo, has just published a book-monograph on Colombian Cyber law. The book, which has been published by Wolters Kluwer, is part of the International Encyclopedia of Laws, which consists primarily of a series of national books or monographs, treating the different […]