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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 Listed Among Most Cited, Top Downloads

Professor Roberta Kwall’s article "Inspiration and Innovation: The Intrinsic Dimension of the Artistic Soul" (Notre Dame Law Review) appears in the recently released list of the most cited IP articles published over the last 10 years. This article and "Author-Stories: Narrative's Implications for Moral Rights and Copyright's Joint Authorship Doctrine" (Southern California Law Review) also 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.

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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