Spring 2019: Speaker Profiles and Papers

January 29, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Room 305
Randal Picker, University of Chicago Law School
Paper: Chapter excerpt from The Quest for Next: How Law Shapes Computer Competition and Innovation

February 12, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson (Corboy Law Center), Room 1403
Christopher Yoo, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Paper: Rethinking the Idea/Expression Dichotomy: Insights from Linguistics and Cognitive Science 

February 26, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Room 305
Kara Swanson, Northeastern University School of Law
Paper: Forgotten by Whom? Remembering “Invention of a Slave,” Patents, and African American Civil Rights

March 26, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson (Corboy Law Center), Room 1403
Deepa Varadarajan, Georgia State University, J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Paper: Similar Secrets (co-authored with Joseph Fishman)

April 9, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Room 305
Madhavi Sunder, Georgetown University Law Center
Paper: Intellectual Property in Experience

April 23, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson (Corboy Law Center), Room 1403
Andrew Gilden, Willamette University College of Law
Paper: Copyright’s Market Gibberish