Intellectual Property Law Program

Ryan Vacca

Profiles: Ryan Vacca

Friday, March 19, 2021
Professor Ryan Vacca’s journey shows how you can find your own place in the legal community. He forged his career in the intellectual property education space, but was not afraid to step out to find ways to improve how the federal court system works. Also, learn how taking a class, titled "Murder," was the spark for him to study law. Read More
Dámaso Pardo and his family

Expanded Network: Dámaso Pardo, LLM ‘90

Friday, March 5, 2021
Argentina native Dámaso Pardo, LLM ‘90 made friends from all over the world while at UNH Franklin Pierce Read More
Olivia Sun, MCT '20

Home Away from Home

Friday, February 19, 2021
Olivia Sun, MCT ’21 found a welcoming community at UNH Franklin Pierce Read More
exterior of building

A Fresh Perspective

Friday, January 29, 2021
While earning her degree at UNH Franklin Pierce, Vianey Romo de Vivar, LLM ’06 began to understand IP at a deeper level. Read More
William Murphy

The Parler Shutdown

Thursday, January 21, 2021
Professor William Murphy discusses the antitrust lawsuit against Amazon by the social media company Parler, which was shutdown in the wake of the riot at the US Capitol. Read More
Fall at UNH Franklin Pierce

Five Secrets to Getting Hired in the U.S.: From a UNH Franklin Pierce School LLM Graduate Who Did It

Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Congratulations–you’ve graduated with your law degree! An accomplishment to savor, to be sure, but you’re probably already thinking about what’s next. And what’s next is finding a job—a tall order at any time, but even more so during a pandemic. Read More
Ranked Top 10 in IP for nearly 30 years

Getting Hired in COVID times: Three stories of UNH Franklin Pierce LLM graduates

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
The University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law has earned an international reputation as a leader in Intellectual Property Law. The school attracts talented students from all over the world through both the quality of its coursework and the community support it provides. Moreover, the school’s resources and network enabled international students thrive even in the COVID-19 era of employment. Read More
Stan Kowalski

COVID19 and the Patent System

Thursday, December 17, 2020
Professor Stanley Kowalski defends the patent system around the development of the COVID19 vaccine, responding to a New York Times opinion piece pushing for suspension of the system. Read More
Spring blossoms in front of the law school

Antitrust Lawsuit Against Google

Thursday, October 22, 2020
Professor Bill Murphy discusses the US Department of Justice’s antitrust lawsuit against Google, delving into Google's business practices, how suits against Microsoft compare, and what may happen with other big tech companies. Read More
Micky Minhas

Inside Law Admissions: Why Study Intellectual Property?

Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Micky Minhas, JD/LLM '97, Executive Director of the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property, breaks down the importance of the IP field and his vision for the future of the center. Read More