Apr 062017

On April 7th, Professor Christine Farley will speak at NYU School of Law’s International Intellectual Property Law Roundtable. She will be speaking on “Territoriality in US Unfair Competition Law” and trademark law. You can see the full program, here.

Apr 032017

On April 1st, Associate Director of PIJIP Sean Flynn spoke at Texas A&M Law School. The symposium, titled, “Intellectual Property and Global Development: 50 Years After Stockholm,” examined the development of the international intellectual property regime since the Stockholm Intellectual Property Conference in June–July 1967. In addition to developments concerning the Berne and Paris Conventions, the TRIPS […]

Apr 032017

On Friday, March 17th, American University Washington College of Law’s Glusko-Samuelson IP Clinic was accepted into the patent portion of the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (“USPTO”) Law School Clinic Certification Program (“Program”). Participation in the patent portion of the Program commenced on April 1, 2017. The IP Clinic is now certified in both […]

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 […]