2017 Workshop

Patent Law I

Mark Patterson, Fordham University School of Law
Do Secret Patent Arbitration Awards Violate Antitrust Laws?
Commentator: Christopher Sprigman, NYU School of Law

David Abrams, University of Pennsylvania Law School and The Wharton School
Bhaven Sampat, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Drug Patents and Real Value
Commentator: Amy Kapczynski, Yale Law School

Copyright Law

Amy Adler, NYU School of Law
Should We Abolish Copyright For Visual Art?
Commentator: Eva Subotnik, St. John’s University School of Law

Shyam Balganesh, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Copyright as Tortious Interference with a Market Prospect
Commentator: Christina Mulligan, Brooklyn Law School

Teaching Intellectual Property

James Grimmelmann, Cornell Tech and Cornell Law School
Excerpts from Patterns of Information Law course pack

Intellectual Property Theory

Chris Buccafusco, Cardozo School of Law
Functionality Screens (with Mark Lemley, Stanford Law School)
Commentator: Irina Manta, Hofstra Maurice A. Deane School of Law

Jeremy Sheff, St. John’s University School of Law
Excerpts from Valuing Progress
Commentator: Christopher Beauchamp, Brooklyn Law School

Patent Law II

Jonathan Ashtor, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Do Valid Patents Promote Progress?
Commentator: Michael Burstein, Cardozo School of Law and McKinsey

Janet Freilich, Fordham University School of Law
Patent Clutter
Commentator: Katherine Strandburg, NYU School of Law