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Week of April 16, 2007

April 17, 2007 - Trademark Law Roundtable; Guest speakers: Jonathan Jennings, Bill Niro, Rich Renner, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Room C40, Plus free food!


Guest speakers: Jonathan Jennings, Partner at Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard & Geraldson LLP, Rich Renner, Chicago-Kent Adjunct and former Chief IP Counsel for Anheuser-Busch, and Bill Niro, Partner at Niro, Scavone, Haller, & Niro, Ltd. will discuss modern topics in trademark law including dilution, fair use, free speech, right of publicity, and infringement.


April 18, 2007 - IP Course Selection Session, 3:00 PM -4:00 PM, Room 520


The Intellectual Property faculty will meet with students to answer questions regarding the selection of courses for the upcoming year.


April 24, 2007 - Chicago IP Colloquium Speaker, Prof. Pamela Samuelson, 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 East Pearson, Rubloff Reception Room

The final speaker for the 2007 Chicago Intellectual Property Colloquium is Professor Pamela Samuelson, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. The topic of discussion will focus on Professor Samuelson's paper, "What Section 102(b) Excludes from Copyright Protection and Why." The Colloquium is jointly sponsored by Chicago-Kent College of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law.


IPLS Election - Congratulations to the new Board!


IPLS 2007-2008 Exec Board:

President: Jennifer Dienes

Day Vice President: William Childs

Evening Vice President: Dan Goldman

Secretary: David Schmidt

Treasurer: Trevor Joike

Webmaster: Brian Emfinger

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