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Unanimous U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Copyright “Registration Approach” Agrees With IP Clinic Amicus Brief

The United States Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling affirming the Eleventh Circuit’s decision in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com, LLC, holding that Section 411(a) of the Copyright Act allows plaintiffs to sue for copyright infringement only after … Continue reading

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IP Clinic Students Help with Award Winning Documentary Pariah Dog

Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Law Clinic students Hailie Ingman and Zach Engleman helped producer and filmmaker Jesse Alk with the release of his critically-acclaimed and award-winning film, Pariah Dog. The student attorneys provided a fair use analysis of various clips used … Continue reading

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IP Clinic Sessions

On February 25th and March 25th, IP Clinic Students will present the second and third installments in a series of IP educational programs for startups. These programs are organized and facilitated in cooperation with the Innovation Incubator at the Center … Continue reading

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Clinic Director Professor Victoria Phillips Co-authors Survey of the growing IP and Technology Clinic Landscape

The Clinical Law Review has published a new paper coauthored by Professor Victoria Phillips. “Innovation and Tradition: A Survey of Intellectual Property and Technology Law Clinics” is based on a survey of 72 IP and Technology clinics. The paper takes … Continue reading

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Clinic Student Michael McLaughlin wins IP Legal Writing Competition!

Washington College of Law JD student Michael J. McLaughlin has won the Corporate Intellectual Property Strategy Conference 2018 Legal Writing Competition!  On November 13, 2018 Competition sponsors, Unified Patents and the Santa Clara High Tech Law Journal awarded Mike $1,500 … Continue reading

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National Telecommunications and Information Administration Comments

Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Law Clinic students Zach Engleman, Marielena Reyes, Hailie Ingman, and Spencer Sanders filed comments with the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) in response to its request for public comment on proposed privacy policy principles that seek to advance consumer privacy while … Continue reading

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IP Clinic Session with AUCI Ventures

On Thursday, November 9th, law school students from the Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Clinic of the Washington College of Law, in cooperation with the AUCI  Incubator, conducted a discussion on “Intellectual Property for Startup Ventures”.  Hosted by David Baker, Michael McLaughlin, … Continue reading

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IP For Start-Up Ventures

IP Clinic Students will present the first in a series of IP educational programs for startups this Thursday evening at the Innovation Incubator at the Center for Business and Innovation at American University’s Kogod School of Business.  The training is being … Continue reading

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7th Annual Peter A. Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on Intellectual Property

Join us for the 7th Annual Peter A. Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on Intellectual Property hosted by the Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property (PIJIP) at AUWCL. Thursday, November 8th from 6:00-7:15pm followed by a reception. PIJIP’s Distinguished Lecture on … Continue reading

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AUWCL Welcomes Former FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn

Yesterday we welcomed former FCC commissioner Mignon Clyburn to our inaugural Communications and Media Law Society Fall Fireside Chat. Thanks to alum and FCC official Holly Saurer and current students Joseph Kerins and Pooja Tolani for bringing their inspirational boss … Continue reading

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