CIPP/Lallemand Seminars

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University Patent Licenses in the CRISPR Era – a talk by Jacob S. Sherkow

March 24, 2017 • 1:00 2:303644 Peel Street, NCDH Room 316

CRISPR is a revolutionary advance in biotechnology: it allows molecular biologists to edit cells’ DNA with ease and precision unimaginable even a decade ago. The technology is also the subject of contentious patent dispute between several universities, and governed by a maze licensing agreements among research institutions, nonprofits, biotech startups, and large pharmaceutical developers. Patents […] Read more

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CIPP/Lallemand Seminars / Events

University Patent Licenses in the CRISPR Era – a talk by Jacob S. Sherkow

March 24, 2017 • 1:00 2:303644 Peel Street, NCDH Room 316

CRISPR is a revolutionary advance in biotechnology: it allows molecular biologists to edit cells’ DNA with ease and precision unimaginable even a decade ago. The technology is also the subject of contentious patent dispute between several universities, and governed by a maze licensing agreements among research institutions, nonprofits, biotech startups, and large pharmaceutical developers. Patents […] Read more

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Reconciling Heritage: Working at the Intersection of Intellectual Property, Indigenous Heritage, and Human Rights

March 10, 2017 • 1:00 2:303644 Peel Street OCDH Room 16

The CIPP and the CHLRP welcome George Nicholas, for a discussion of traditional knowledge as Indigenous intellectual property, and his community-based research and human rights activism. George Nicholas is Professor of Archaeology, Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada. His research focuses on intellectual property rights and archaeology, Indigenous archaeology, the archaeology and human ecology of wetlands, […] Read more

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The Stakes of Tax and Intellectual Property: A European Approach with Nicolas Binctin

January 23, 2017 • 13h00 14h30McGill Faculty of Law, Old Chancellor Day Hall, 3644 Peel Street, Room 16

The Stakes of Tax and Intellectual Property: A European Approach The current political discourse in tax policy and intellectual property policy originated in 1970s Ireland and in France. These tax policies, which were in a sense developed as public support for innovation and creation, are oriented to help creators and inventors. Now, tax competition between […] Read more

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Beyond IP: The Cost of Free Informational Capitalism in a Post IP Era

March 17, 2016 • 13h 14h30NCDH (3644 Peel), Room 316

Guy Pessach is a Law Professor at the Faculty of Law, Hebrew University Jerusalem. His main areas of research are Copyright Law, Comparative and International Aspects of the Creative Industries and Law & Technology. Guy was a Fulbright Scholar, Residential Fellow at the Information Society Project, Yale Law School; a Visiting Professor at Columbia Law […] Read more

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Non-Traditional Trademarks Unplugged: Or Should Trademark Law Protect Aesthetic Product Features?

February 22, 2016 • 13h 14h30NCDH, Room 202, Faculty of Law, McGill University

The next CIPP/Lallemand Seminar will feature Irene Calboli on Non-Traditional Trademarks Unplugged: Or Should Trademark Law Protect Aesthetic Product Features? The event is open to all and CLE accreditation has been requested. There is a $40 charge for lawyers seeking CLE accreditation.   Abstract In the past decades, the scope of trademark protection has exponentially expanded. Today, a […] Read more

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CIPP/Lallemand/McGill Arbitration Student Society Seminar: Intellectual Property Rights as Foreign Direct Investment: When Intellectual Property Crosses Borders: Dangers and Opportunities

January 20, 2016 • 16h00 17h30McGill Faculty of Law, New Chancellor Day Hall, Room 316

The MASS former executive member and a doctoral candidate at McGill University Lukas Vanhonnaeker will be giving a presentation on Intellectual Property Rights as Foreign Direct Investment on January 20, 2016 at 4pm in Room 316. Le séminaire est organisé par le Centre des politiques en propriété intellectuelle, la Société étudiante d’arbitrage de McGill et […] Read more

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CIPP/Lallemand Seminar: La protection des plantes: Loi sur les obtentions végétales

December 7, 2015 • 13h00 14h30Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 203, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

A CIPP/Lallemand seminar with Me Julie Gauvreau (Goudreau Gage Dubuc). Comment les plantes peuvent-elles être protégées au Canada? La Loi sur les obtentions végétales canadienne vient d’être modernisée, 25 ans après son adoption. Il s’agissait entre autres de l’harmoniser avec la convention internationale (UPOV, 1991) et ainsi les lois correspondantes d’autres pays, promouvoir l’innovation en […] Read more

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CIPP/Lallemand Seminar: How Influential Are Your Professors? The Role of Academics in IP Politics

November 24, 2015 • 13h00 14h30Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 102, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Price: $40 charge for lawyers seeking CLE accreditation CIPP/Lallemand seminar with Professor Jean-Frédéric Morin (Université Laval), Canada Research Chair in International Political Economy. Open to all, $40 charge for lawyers seeking CLE accreditation (CLE credit requested for 1.5 hours). Read more