2015 Workshop

Patent Law

Chris Beauchamp, Brooklyn Law School
The First Patent Litigation Explosion 
Commentator: Gaia Bernstein, Seton Hall University School of Law

Bryan Choi, New York Law School
Separating Patent-Able from Patent Act
Commentator: Kathy Strandburg, NYU School of Law

Property and Intellectual Property

Christina Mulligan, Brooklyn Law School
The Cost of Personal Property Servitudes: Lessons for the Internet of Things
Commentator: Jeremy Sheff, St. John’s University School of Law

Shyam Balganesh, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Copyright and Good Faith Purchasers
Commentator: Amy Kapczynski, Yale Law School

Downstream Effects of Intellectual Property

Michael Burstein, Cardozo School of Law
Secondary Markets for Patents: A Framework for Evaluation
Commentator: David Abrams, University of Pennsylvania Law School

Christopher Sprigman, NYU School of Law
Experiments in Sequential Innovation (with Stefan Bechtold & Chris Buccafusco)
Commentator: Andrea Matwyshyn, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School

Intellectual Property in the High-Tech Sector

David Levine, Princeton University Center for Information Technology Policy
Why Do Startups Retain Trade Secrets? (with Ted Sichelman)
Commentator: Neel Sukhatme, Princeton University and NYU School of Law

Joel Reidenberg, Fordham University School of Law
Patents and Small Businesses in the Smartphone Industry (with N. Cameron Russell, Maxim Price & Anand Mohan)
Commentator: Tejas Narechania, Columbia Law School

Copyright Law

Brad Greenberg, Columbia Law School
Black Box Copyright
Commentator: Ann Bartow, Pace Law School