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What is a Newspaper? Archives and Recent Court Cases in Dialogue

Speaker: Laura Murray (PhD Cornell 1993) is Associate Professor and Undergraduate Chair of the English Department of Queen’s University, where she teaches Nineteenth-century American literature and Literary Theory. She has published extensively on early Native American literature and exploration writing; see for example To Do Good to My Indian Brethren: The Writings of Joseph Johnson, […] Read more

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“A Time and a Place for Everything: Enhancing the Performance of Olympic Intellectual Property”

Speaker: Teresa Scassa (University of Ottawa) holds undergraduate law degrees in civil and common law from McGill University, as well as an LL.M. and an S.J.D. from the University of Michigan. She taught at Dalhousie Law School for 15 years before joining the faculty of law at the University of Ottawa as a full professor […] Read more

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Conférence droit civil + technos

Et si nous faisions le point quant à l’impact des technologies de l’information sur le droit civil ! En effet, la révolution technologique, à l’instar de celles de l’écriture et de l’imprimerie, a transformé et transformera en profondeur nos modes de vie. Dans cette perspective, le droit dans sa fonction de régulation sociale ne peut y […] Read more

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“Digital Locks and the Fate of Fair Dealing in Canada: In Pursuit of ‘Prescriptive Parallelism’”

Speaker: Dr. Carys Craig is an Associate Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, where she teaches in the field of intellectual property law. She is the Director of the Osgoode Professional Development Part-time LL.M. Program in Intellectual Property. Dr. Craig received her LL.B with First Class Honours from the University of Edinburgh, her LLM from […] Read more

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Les Logiciels de Création: Entre la Main et l’Outil

  Speaker: Georges Azzaria est professeur à la Faculté de droit de l’Université Laval où il enseigne la propriété intellectuelle et la sociologie du droit. Ses recherches s’intéressent aux rapports entre l’art contemporain et le droit d’auteur ainsi qu’au statut socio-économique de l’artiste. Abstract: Cette présentation vise à discuter de l’impact de certains logiciels de […] Read more

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“L’Internet démocratise-t-il le droit d’auteur? Réflexions sur la participation populaire.”

  Speaker: Ysolde GENDREAU, B.C.L., LL.B., LL.M. (McGill); docteure en droit (Université de Paris II). Professor at the Université de Montréal since 1991 where she teaches intellectual property law and competition law. Has also taught at McGill University, Université de Paris II, Université de Paris XII, Université de Nantes, Université de Strasbourg III, Université de […] Read more

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“Plagiarism and Technological Evolution”

Speaker : Roberto Caso, Associate Professor of Comparative Private Law at the University of Trento (Italy) aculty of Law – Department of Legal Sciences – LawTech Group. He teaches Private Law & Computer Science and Comparative Intellectual Property Law. Roberto Caso is the author of many books and articles about Intellectual Property, Privacy & Data Protection, […] Read more

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What performance? From economic performance to corporate citizenship: the changing nature of corporations and its impact on the role of directors and officers in Europe and North America

Third edition of the Competition and Innovation Colloquium Series Organised by McGill University’s Centre for Intellectual Property Policy and Université de Montréal’s Centre de recherche en droit public ** Quebec Bar accreditation – 4 hours ** Registration is Mandatory for everyone (complete registration form below) – Admission fee: $60 for Non-Academic & Non-Students & Free […] Read more

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Fifth Transatlantic Intellectual Property Summer Academy (TIPSA)

From June 13th to 17th, the CIPP will host the Fifth Transatlantic Intellectual Property Summer Academy (TIPSA), organized with the University of Western Ontario. This intensive course has traditionally offered an interdisciplinary and comparative approach to IP, with regard to both scientific research and digital environment, and international aspects of IP enforcement. This year’s edition […] Read more