Intellectual Property Law Program

IPSI 2022 in the Rich Room

All About IP: The Legal Impact Podcast Round-Up

Friday, September 23, 2022
Over the course of the summer, several guests spoke on topics related to intellectual property law  in conversations with A. J. Kierstead on the weekly podcast of UNH Franklin Pierce, The Legal Impact. Read More
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The Legal Impact: Patenting Human Genes

Thursday, September 15, 2022
Professor Jorge Contreras, James T. Jensen Endowed Professor for Transactional Law and Director of the Program on Intellectual Property and Technology Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, discusses the legal impact of patenting human genes, especially as it relates to the 2013 SCOTUS decision in Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics. Also discussed is the introduced "Patent Eligibility Restoration Act of 2022," which would explicitly overturn the Supreme Court’s ruling in Myriad. Read More
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OPTing in to Optional Practical Training: How UNH Franklin Pierce LLM graduates are finding employment in the US

Tuesday, September 13, 2022
About six months before he graduated from the LLM program at UNH Franklin Pierce, Mudassir Husain, LLM IP ’22, began looking for jobs that would allow him to stay in the United States to gain practical experience in his area of interest. Fortunately for him, Husain had a head start in the search process; he was working part-time in the Career Services Office (CSO) at the time and had constant access to employment listings. Read More
IP professor Ann Bartow

The Legal Impact: Copyright Jurisprudence of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Rebroadcast: Professors Ann Bartow and Ryan Vacca join the show to talk about their article on the copyright jurisprudence of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. This article was just published in the Nevada Law Journal. Read More
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2022 Annual Academic IP Roundtable

Friday, September 2, 2022
Scholars of all levels are invited to participate in the Annual Academic IP Roundtable, hosted by the UNH Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property in Concord, New Hampshire. The event will feature Works-in-Progress presented by scholars from across the country and around the world. Read More
Stan Kowalski

Q&A with Professor Stan Kowalski

Thursday, August 18, 2022
UNH Franklin Pierce has announced the fall 2022 return of the International Technology Transfer Institute Clinic (ITTI). Led by Professor Stan Kowalski, JD ’05, who has more than two decades of research and international development experience, the clinic works with students to promote science, technology, and innovation in developing countries by engaging in projects that involve everything from establishing relationships with IP professionals and officials in those countries to helping them create strategies for furthering the infrastructure of innovation. Read More
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The Legal Impact: Standards-Related Essential Patents and FRAND

Thursday, July 21, 2022
Professor Ilkka Rahnasto, Senior Vice President at the Marconi Group, discusses the role of Standards-Related Essential Patents and FRAND in the intellectual property space. Read More
Richard Kurz teaching in 282

The Legal Impact: Patents, Pharmaceuticals, and Biopharmaceuticals

Thursday, July 7, 2022
Professor Richard Kurz, JD '10, of Haug Partners LLP, discusses the latest in intellectual property trends in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. Read More
Chris Reed lecturing in room 282

The Legal Impact: Current Trends in Media Law

Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Professor Chris Reed, JD/LLM '06 discusses the latest trends in media law in the realms of broadcast and digital, especially as it relates to intellectual property. Read More
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The Legal Impact: IP and Web3

Thursday, June 23, 2022
Professor Jon Garon, of NSU Shepard Broad College of Law, dives into the intellectual property implications of the technology world moving into Web3 and the Metaverse. Read More