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CIPLIT hosted the Third International IP Scholars Roundtable and Hosier Scholar Lecture on May 1 - 2, 2014

The scholars presented and critiqued their works in progress in a wide range of intellectual property disciplines. Professor Joshua Sarnoff of DePaul hosted, moderated, and co-presented with Irene Calboli of the National University of Singapore and Marquette University; Professors Roberta Kwall and Stefania Fusco of DePaul participated. The keynote luncheon for the roundtable was DePaul’s annual Hosier Scholar Lecture for 2014, on comparative intellectual property clauses of national constitutions, presented by Lior Zemer, a law lecturer at the Radzyner School of Law at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, a Visiting Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Law, and a Research Fellow at the International and European Research Centre at Ghent University, Belgium. The roundtable was the third so far, and followed the celebration of publication of a book on international trademark law issues that emerged from the first roundtable.



Professor Kwall's Articles Listed Among Most Cited, Top Downloads

Professor Roberta Kwall’s article "Inspiration and Innovation: The Intrinsic Dimension of the Artistic Soul" (Notre Dame Law Review) appears in the recently released list of the most cited IP articles published over the last 10 years. This article and "Author-Stories: Narrative's Implications for Moral Rights and Copyright's Joint Authorship Doctrine" (Southern California Law Review) also are included in SSRN's all-time top 10 download list for Philosophy Research Network: Aesthetic Experience, Judgment, Value.

14th Annual IP Scholars Conference

Professors Joshua Sarnoff and Stefania Fusco participated in the 14th Annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference (IPSC) held at Berkeley Center for Law and Technology (BCLT) at the UC Berkeley School of Law on August 7 and 8, 2014.

CIPLIT Hosts Third International IP Scholars Roundtable and Hosier Scholar Lecture

On May 1 and 2, 2014, 22 senior scholars from the United States and various other countries held a roundtable at DePaul on international intellectual property law issues.

Professor Sarnoff Named Edison Scholar

Professor Joshua Sarnoff has been appointed a Thomas Alva Edison Visiting Scholar for the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

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