Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

A. Sidney Katz Lecture

The Honorable F. Scott Kieff, Commissioner, USITC; (On Leave) Fred C. Stevenson Research Professor of Law; and C-LEAF Director of Planning and Publications at GW Law gives the Fall 2015 A. Sidney Katz Lecture.

5:30 pm – 8 pm, Faculty Conference Center, 5th Floor Burns Building

Thursday, October 22, 2015
GW AIPLA Reception

5:30pm – 7:30pm, Marriott Wardman Park
Stone’s Throw Restaurant & Bar, Chef's Lounge Table
2260 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC 20008

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Dancing Baby v. Prince: The Lenz Decision and the Rationale of Shared Responsibility under the DMCA

Join the Intellectual Property Law Program and the DC Chapter of the Copyright Society for a copyright panel discussion featuring Matt Schruers of the Computer and Communications Industry Association and Terry Hart of Copyright Alliance.

6-8 pm, Tasher Great Room

November 5 – 6, 2015
Patents in Telecoms Conference

Hosted by GW Law & University College London in cooperation with ETSI and GSMA.

8:45 am – 4:45 pm, Jack Morton Auditorium

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
IP Speaker Series

Stephanie Bair of Brigham Young University J. Reuben Clark Law School speaks on “Employee Creativity: To Promote the Progress of Science and Useful Arts in the Firm.”

Noon – 1:30 pm, The Great Room, First Floor, Burns Building

Tuesday, November 17
The Christopher A. Meyer Memorial Lecture

Robert Brauneis, Professor of Law and Co-Director of the IP Program, GW Law
6-8 pm, Faculty Conference Center, 5th Floor, Burns Building

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Spotlight Item: GW Hosts Third IP Symposium

GW Hosts Third IP Symposium

Experts included Alan M. Grimaldi, Mayer Brown; USITC Judge and GW Adjunct Theodore R. Essex; Judge Andrew J. Guilford, U.S. District Court for the Central District of CA; Magistrate Judge Mary Pat Thynge, U.S. District for the District of DE.

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