IP In The Trees
Our knowledge and understanding of intellectual property law advances in complex ways. Insightful scholarship contributes to the progress of the law by investigating doctrines and the competing policies they reconcile and embody. Lewis & Clark Law School is proud continue for its fifth year, 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, our students, and the local IP bar. The workshops provide a forum for scholars to discuss their ideas and to receive feedback from readers who take a genuine interest in their papers.
During the 2014-2015 academic year, Lewis & Clark Law School is pleased to welcome the following scholars:
October 24th, 2014
Fifth Annual IP In The Trees Workshop Series- Jorge L. Contreras
Professor Jorge L. Contreras joins us from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinny College of Law
November 14th, 2014
Fifth Annual IP In The Trees Workshop Series- Kristelia A. Garcia
Building on her recent work on penalty default licensing, Professor Kristelia A. Garcia will be work-shopping a paper that examines antitrust and copyright law as they relate to collective rights organizations
March 6th, 2015
Fifth Annual IP In The Trees Workshop Series- Aaron Perzanowski
Professor Aaron Perzanowski will workshop his paper The End of Ownership: Personal Property in the Digital Economy. He joins us from Case Western Reserve School of Law, where he specializes in intellectual property and telecommunications law.
The Intellectual Property in the Trees workshop series is made possible through the generous support of Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird.
List of Past Speakers