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Professor Myers Speaks at American Intellectual Property Law Association Institute

Professor Gary Myers spoke recently at the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Mid-Winter Institute: “Maintaining Your Edge: Addressing Issues in the Practice of IP Law.” Professor Myers was on the panel discussing “Oracle v. Google – Getting More (or Less) Than You Licensed.” His topic was “Impact on the Application of the Fair Use Doctrine and Interoperability in the…

Professor Myers Presents CLE on U.S. Supreme Court Cases in Business and IP Law

Professor Gary Myers presented a CLE, “Supreme Court Developments for Business & IP Lawyers – 7 Cases to Remember,” to the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis on December 13. Professor Myers reviewed seven major U.S. Supreme Court decisions from the 2017-18 term that are of particular interest to lawyers who practice in the areas of business law or intellectual property.…

New Supplement to Professor Myers’ Casebook Published

The new supplement to Professor Gary Myers’ casebook, Entertainment, Media, and the Law, is now in print.  The 260-page supplement, published by West Academic, is coauthored by Paul Weiler (Harvard) and Will Berry (Mississippi). This supplement highlights important changes in the law since the publication of the Fifth Edition of the casebook in…

Professors Myers, Hawley, and Abrams Speak at Missouri Bar’s Supreme Court CLE

The Missouri Bar recently conducted  a continuing legal education program, “United States Supreme Court Highlights: 2017-1018 Term.” The five-member panel discussed the implications of several of the term’s leading decisions and prospects for the upcoming term. The panel included Mizzou Law professors Gary Myers, Erin Hawley, and Douglas…

Fifth Edition of Professor Myers’ Intellectual Property Casebook Published

The fifth edition of Professor Gary Myers’ intellectual property casebook Intellectual Property: Cases and Materials has now been published by West Academic.  The book is coauthored by Mary LaFrance (UNLV), Lee Ann Lockridge (LSU), and David Lange (Duke emeritus). The new edition includes all significant legislative and judicial developments through March 2018. The book covers central issues with appropriate depth and breadth and…

Professor Myers Presents at Loyola Constitutional Law Colloquium

Professor Gary Myers recently spoke at the Loyola University Chicago School of Law’s Eighth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium. The colloquium brings together constitutional law scholars to discuss current projects, doctrinal developments in constitutional law and future goals. Professor Myers presented on “Trademarks & the First Amendment After Matal v. Tam.” In the case, Tam and his band, The Slants, sought…

Professor Myers Speaks at SEALS Conference, Missouri Bar Seminar

Professor Gary Myers recently spoke on a panel, “Trademark Morality: The Cultural and Expressive Implications of Regulating Immoral and Offensive Trademarks,” at the Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) annual meeting. He also spoke at a Missouri Bar seminar, “2017 United States Supreme Court Highlights.” Professor Myers was named as a new member of the SEALS Moderators Committee, and continues…

Professor Myers Presents on Trademarks and Free Speech

Professor Gary Myers participated as a speaker at the 9th Annual Free Speech/Media Law Discussion Forum at the Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Law in Budapest, Hungary. His topic and argument anticipated the Supreme Court’s new decision on trademarks and free speech in Matal v. Tam. Sponsors of the two-day conference were the Pázmány Péter Catholic University; the Luxembourg…

Professor Publishes Intellectual Property Law Textbook

Professor Gary Myers’ intellectual property textbook, Principles of Intellectual Property Law, Third Edition, has been published by West Academic Publishing. According to the publisher: “Intellectual property has helped define our culture, our economy, and our lifestyle. This book provides a comprehensive survey of the entire field of intellectual property, including copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, unfair competition, and the right…