Placement Success

Previous Placements

CIPLIT's 2009 placements include:

  • Babbitt & Melton LLP
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione*
  • Chicago History Museum
  • Cook Alex Ltd.
  • DePaul University
  • Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
  • Goodwin Procter LLP
  • Greer, Burns & Crain, Ltd.*
  • Hanley Flight & Zimmerman LLC
  • Illinois Tool Works
  • Ip Horgan Ltd.
  • Kirkland & Ellis (Chicago)
  • L&L Gates LLP
  • Ladas & Parry
  • Lempia Braidwood LLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd.
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
  • Neal & McDevitt LLC
  • Niro Haller & Niro
  • Oblon Spivak
  • Patents + TMS PC
  • Perry Hoffman & Associates PC
  • Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP
  • Scandaglia & Ryan
  • Sidley Asutin LLP
  • Sneckenberg Thompson & Brody LLP
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office


The following firms and organizations participated in the 2008 Job Program:

  • Cultural Property Office, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation, Honors Internship Program, Office of the General Counsel, Washington, D.C.
  • Foley & Lardner
  • Green Burns & Crain
  • Illinois Tool Works
  • Lempia Braidwood
  • McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd
  • Perry Hoffman & Associates PC
  • Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik
  • Scandaglia & Ryan
  • Sneckenberg Thompson & Brody/li>


The following firms and organizations participated in the 2007 Job Program:

  • Babbitt & Melton
  • DePaul University General Counsel Office
  • Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
  • Foley & Lardner
  • Green Burns & Crain
  • Hanley Flight & Zimmerman
  • Hon. Amy St. Eve, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd
  • Neal Gerber & Eisenberg
  • Perry Hoffman & Associates PC
  • Scandaglia & Ryan
  • Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP


CIPLIT's 2006 placements include:

  • Amin Law
  • Beem Patent Law Office
  • Bell Boyd & Lloyd
  • Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione*
  • Burns Figa & Will PC
  • Cherskov & Flaynik
  • Cultural Property Office- US Dept of State
  • Dykema Gossett Rooks Pitts
  • Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery*
  • Greenblum & Bernstein (Reston, VA)
  • Greer, Burns & Crain, Ltd.*
  • Grossman Law Offices
  • Hon. Mark Filip, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • IBM Global Services
  • IpHorgan Ltd.
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Kirkpatrick Lockhart Nicholson & Graham LLP
  • Kirkland & Ellis, LLP (Los Angeles)
  • Kirkland & Ellis (Chicago)
  • Ladas & Parry*
  • Lord Bissell & Brook
  • McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff
  • Nalco Co.
  • Neal Gerber & Eisenberg
  • Niro Scavone Haller & Niro
  • Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt (Alexandria, VA)
  • Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP
  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies*
  • Stack & Filpi Chartered
  • Townsend & Townsend & Crew (San Francisco)
  • The Field Museum of Natural History
  • Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart (Grand Rapids, MI)
  • Walgreens Inc.*
  • World Intellectual Property Organization


The following firms and organizations participated in the 2006 Job Program:

  • Armstrong Teasdale (St. Louis)
  • Babbitt & Melton
  • Barnes & Thornburg
  • Chicago History Museum
  • Cook Alex McFarron Manzo Cummings & Mehler, Ltd.
  • DePaul University General Counsel Office
  • Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
  • Foley & Lardner
  • Hon. Amy St. Eve, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • Hon. Virginia M. Kendall, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • Professor Roberta Kwall (research assistant)
  • McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd
  • McCracken & Frank
  • Patents + TMS
  • Perry Hoffman & Associates, P.C.
  • Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi LLP
  • Scandaglia & Ryan
  • Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP
  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies
  • Professor Matthew Sag (research assistant)
  • Professor Katherine Strandburg (research assistant)
  • Welsh & Katz
  • Walgreens Inc.


CIPLIT's 2005 placements include:

  • Bell Boyd & Lloyd LLC
  • Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione
  • Cherskov & Flaynik
  • Cook Alex McFarron Manzo Cummings & Mehler
  • Cultural Property Office, U.S. Department of State
  • Department of Justice, Antitrust Division
  • Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery*
  • Foley & Lardner
  • Freeborn & Peters
  • Greer Burns & Crain*
  • Gordon Koch & Weisberg
  • Holland & Knight
  • Jenner & Block
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Kilpatrick Lockhart Nicholson & Graham
  • Kirkland & Ellis
  • Ladas & Parry*
  • Law Offices of Mark E. Wiemelt
  • Leydig Voit & Mayer Ltd.
  • Marshall Gerstein & Borun*
  • McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff*
  • Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP
  • Stack & Filpi
  • Travelon Corp.
  • Walgreens Corp.
  • Wallenstein Wagner & Rockey Ltd.
  • Welsh & Katz Ltd.
* indicates multiple placements
CIPLIT

News

CIPLIT hosted the Third International IP Scholars Roundtable and Hosier Scholar Lecture on May 1 - 2, 2014.

On May 1 and 2, 2014, twenty-two senior scholars from the United States and various other countries held a roundtable at DePaul on international intellectual property law issues.

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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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15th Annual Niro Distinguished IP Lecture.

"How to Retain Patent Enforcement While Reforming It – Judges and Counsel Should Manage Infringement Suits, not Congress"

Featuring
Honorable Paul R Michel(Ret.)
Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Commentator, Honorable James F Holderman
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

To view the video of this discussion, please click here.



In August 2013, four members of CIPLIT faculty participated in the 13th annual IP Scholars Conference, which originated at DePaul in 2000.

Professor Roberta Kwall opened the conference with a talk about the history of the conference and the top 10 things law faculty can do to enhance their career potential in this new reality of legal education. Professor Margit Livingston presented her paper on Copyright Infringement of Music: Determining Whether What Sounds Alike Is Alike. Professor Josh Sarnoff commented on Victoria Stodden’s paper, Software Patents as a Barrier to Scientific Transparency: An Unexpected Consequence of Bayh-Dole. Professor Fusco spoke about The Origins of Patent Examination in the Venetian Republic.



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