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Art AttackProfessor Patty Gerstenblith

Professor Patty Gerstenblith was featured in the December 2006 American Bar Association Journal article "Art Attack."

The Obviousness Requirement in the Patent Law

Professor Kathy Strandburg  Professor R. Polk Wagner

Each month the University of Pennsylvania Law Review's online journal, Pennumbra, features a debate between two well-known scholars on different areas of the law. Last month, the law review featured DePaul University College of Law Professor Kathy Strandburg. "In this debate, Professor R. Polk Wagner, of Penn Law, and Professor Strandburg, considered the merits (and demerits) of one doctrinal approach to the so-called 'obviousness' requirement in patent law--the 'teaching, suggestion, or motivation' (TSM) test."

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Professor Kwall's Articles on SSRN All-Time Top 10 List.

Professor Roberta Kwall’s articles "Inspiration and Innovation: The Intrinsic Dimension of the Artistic Soul" (Notre Dame Law Review) and "Author-Stories: Narrative's Implications for Moral Rights and Copyright's Joint Authorship Doctrine" (Southern California Law Review) 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. The IPSC brings together intellectual property scholars to present their works-in-progress and to listen and discuss others’ works. The conference is co-sponsored by the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, UC Berkeley School of Law; the Intellectual Property and Information Law Program, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University; the Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology, DePaul University College of Law; and the Stanford Program in Law, Science & Technology, Stanford Law School.

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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