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Professor Crouch Among 50 Most Influential People in Intellectual Property

Professor Dennis Crouch was chosen as one of the 50 most influential people in intellectual property by Managing Intellectual Property, a source of news and analysis on IP developments worldwide. Professor Crouch is the editor for the leading U.S. patent blog, Patently-O, which has more than 25,000 subscribers to its daily mail. The blog is known for its critiques of…

Mizzou Law 2018 Patent Law Moot Court Winners Announced

The law school hosted the Eighth Annual University of Missouri Patent Law Moot Court Competition on November 15. Seventeen students wrote briefs and presented oral arguments in a mock-version of a pending infringement lawsuit involving a patented device for detecting atrial fibrillation. Overall winners of the competition (brief + arguments) are 3L Lauren Vincent and 2L Sydney Johnson, who will share the $1,000 prize sponsored by McKool Smith.  Finalists included 2L Marie Dutton and 3L Sarah Rowan.…

Professor Halabi’s New Book is the Focus of Yale Symposium

The blog of the Yale Journal on Regulation, Notice and Comment, is hosting a week-long symposium on Professor Sam Halabi’s new book, Intellectual Property and the New International Economic Order: Oligopoly, Regulation, and Wealth Redistribution in the Global Knowledge Economy (Cambridge University Press 2018). Convening scholars from Europe, the U.S., and Australia, the symposium highlights Professor Halabi’s claim that “the…

Professor Crouch Named Among 20 Most Cited IP Scholars in U.S.

Professor Dennis Crouch was recently listed as one of the “20 Most-Cited Intellectual Property & Cyberlaw Scholars in the U.S.” for the period 2013-2017 on “Brian Leiter’s Law School Reports.” Professor Crouch is shown at number 17, with 425 citations during that period, and is the youngest person named to the…

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…

“Legal 101 for Innovators & Entrepreneurs:” Professor and Student Present at Bootcamp

Professor Jim Niemann and 3L Max Mauldin led the presentation on the intellectual property topics in the “Legal 101 for Innovators & Entrepreneurs” program at the Coulter Translational Partnership Bootcamp on April 19 at the MU School of Medicine. The University of Missouri Coulter Translational Partnership Program began in 2012 as a partnership between MU and the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation.…

Professor Lietzan Named Affiliate Scholar of Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property

Professor Erika Lietzan has been named an Affiliate Scholar at the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property, part of George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School. She is also currently the recipient of an Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship and a Leonardo da Vinci Fellowship Grant, both from the center, for a large historical and empirical project relating to restoration…

Professor Lietzan to Attend Economics Institute for Law Professors

Professor Erika Lietzan was selected to attend the Thirty-Third Economics Institute for Law Professors, hosted by the Henry G. Manne Program in Law and Economic Studies at the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University. Professor Lietzan researches, writes and teaches primarily in the areas of drug and device regulation, intellectual property and administrative law. This eight-day program is designed…

Jefferson Medal to be Presented to Professor Crouch

Professor Dennis Crouch will receive the Jefferson Medal for outstanding contributions to the field of intellectual property law. Following its 67-year tradition, the New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association will award the medal at a ceremony on June 9. Prior award winners include Judge Learned Hand, Senator Orin Hatch and Professor Thomas…