Date: 12:00pm PST March 10, 2011 Location: Lewis & Clark Law School
Lewis & Clark Law School
Lecture: “Worth a Thousand Words: The Images of Copyright Law”
About Rebecca Tushnet
Rebecca Tushnet is a professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. After clerking for Chief Judge Edward R. Becker of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and Associate Justice David H. Souter on the Supreme Court, she practiced intellectual property law at Debevoise & Plimpton before joining the NYU faculty, then moving to Georgetown. Her work currently focuses on copyright, trademark, and false advertising law. She is a member of the board of the Organization for Transformative Works, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting and promoting noncommercial fanworks. She is also an expert on the law of engagement rings.
About IP In The Trees
Lewis & Clark Law School is proud to launch a scholarly workshop series that aims to bring a mix of senior scholars and rising stars to our campus for enriching, challenging conversations with our faculty and our students.
The Intellectual Property in the Trees workshop series is made possible through the generous support of Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird.