Spring 2021: Speaker Profiles and Papers

January 26, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Online class
W. Keith Robinson, SMU Dedman School of Law
Paper: Artificial Intelligence and Access to the Patent System

February 9, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson (Corboy Law Center), Online class
Jessica Silbey, Boston University School of Law
Paper: Chapter 2 – “Equality” in Against Progress: Intellectual Property and Fundamental Values in the Internet Age

March 2, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Online class
Miriam Marcowitz-Bitton, Bar-Ilan University School of Law
Paper: An Empirical Study of Gender and Race in Trademark Prosecution

March 16, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson (Corboy Law Center), Online class
Trevor Reed, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University
Paper: Creative Sovereignties

March 30, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Online class
Margaret Chon, Seattle University School of Law
Paper: The Indians Who Were Not Heard and the Band that Must Not Be Named: Racial Formation and Social Justice in Intellectual Property

April 13, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson (Corboy Law Center), Online class
Oskar Liivak, Cornell Law School
Paper: If you cite Funk Bros., cite Frankfurter

A copy of the paper to be presented will be posted on this website approximately two weeks before each presentation.