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‘IP in the Trees’ Workshop Series- Professor Christopher Newman

Date: 12:15pm - 1:30pm PDT March 14, 2016 Location: Erskine B. Wood Hall- Seminar Lezak

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Erskine B. Wood Hall- Seminar Lezak

‘Letting Nature Run Its Course: How (And Why) To Resuscitate Fair Use’s Moribund Second Factor’


‘Professor Christopher Newman joins us from George Mason University School of Law, where he teaches Intellectual Property Law. Prior to joining the faculty, Professor Newman worked as a clerk for the Honorable Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, with whom he co-published What’s So Fair About Fair Use? Newman also worked as a litigation associate with Irelle & Manella LLP in Los Angeles, where he represented clients in disputes involving contracts, business torts, intellectual property, corporate and securities litigation, and appellate matters.  In 2014 the American Law Institute named Professor Newman an Associate Reporter for the Restatement (Fourth) of Property.

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