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"A Spatial Critique of Intellectual Property Law and Policy" - Chicago IP Colloquium
Start Date: 3/20/2018Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 3/20/2018End Time: 6:00 PM

Event Description:
The Chicago Intellectual Property Colloquium continues its speaker series with Professor Peter Yu of Texas A&M University School of Law. Professor Yu will present his law review article A Spatial Critique of Intellectual Property Law and Policy.

Peter K. Yu is Professor of Law, Professor of Communication, and Director of the Center for Law and Intellectual Property at Texas A&M University. He previously held the Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law and was the founding director of the Intellectual Property Law Center at Drake University Law School. Professor Yu served as Wenlan Scholar Chair Professor at Zhongnan University of Economics and Law in Wuhan, China. He also founded the nationally renowned Intellectual Property & Communications Law Program at Michigan State University, at which he held faculty appointments in law, communication arts and sciences, and Asian studies.

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Professor Yu is a leading expert in international intellectual property and communications law. He also writes and lectures extensively on international trade, international and comparative law, and the transition of the legal systems in China and Hong Kong. A prolific scholar and an award-winning teacher, he is the author or editor of six books and more than 150 law review articles and book chapters. He has served as the general editor of The WIPO Journal, published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), and is currently the Co-Director of Studies of the American Branch of the International Law Association.

This event is free and open to the public. It will be held at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 East Pearson Street (Corboy Law Center), Room 1403. Please visit the IP Colloquium website for additional information regarding the speaker series. The Chicago IP Colloquium is jointly sponsored by Chicago-Kent College of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
Location Information:
Off-Site Event
Contact Information:
Name: Patricia Y. O'Neal

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