Spring 2010: Speaker Profiles and Papers

January 26, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Room 305
Professor Peter C. DiCola, Northwestern University School of Law
Paper: Sequential Musical Creation and Sample Licensing

February 9, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 1 E. Pearson, Maguire Hall, Room 260
Professor Jeanne C. Fromer, Fordham University School of Law
Paper: District Courts as Patent Laboratories

March 9, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Room 305
Professor Oren Bracha, The University of Texas School of Law
Paper: Motion Pictures: The History of Copyright and the Film Industry

March 30, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 1 E. Pearson, Maguire Hall, Room 260
Professor Amy Kapczynski, UC Berkeley School of Law
Paper: The Cost of Price (Or, A Defense of Free Information)

April 13, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Room 305
Professor Gregory N. Mandel, Temple University, Beasley School of Law
Paper: Left-Brain versus Right-Brain: Competing Conceptions of Creativity in Intellectual Property Law

April 27, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 1 E. Pearson, Maguire Hall, Room 260
Professor Wendy J. Gordon, Boston University School of Law
Paper: Copyright’s Derivative Works Doctrine and an Upside-Down Provis