2016-2017 Colloquia and Distinguished Speaker Series

Each year, the Center for International And Comparative Law invites distinguished speakers to speak on relevant topics. Students from any law school, alumni, and the legal community are invited to attend.

The Myth of Dilution by Tarnishment

Professor Michael Handler

September 15, 2016 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Professor Michael Handler
University of New South Wales

Location: Room 1

Conceptualizing the Interactions Between Human Rights and Intellectual Property: Lessons from Europe

Professor Christophe Geiger

October 27, 2016 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Professor Christophe Geiger
Director General and Director of the Research Department of the Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI)
University of Strasbourg (France)

Location: Room 1

Emerging Dilemmas In Entertainment Law: Resolving Technology’s New Ethical Concerns

November 11, 2016 8:00 a.m.-5:45 p.m.

Co-Sponsored with Whittier Law Review

Scheduled speakers include:
Katherine Oyama, Google Policy
Patricia Aufderheide, American University
Michael Bartholomew, SUNY Buffalo
Jull Bronfman, University of California Hastings
John Browning, SMU Dedman & Texas Tech
Michael Epstein, Southwestern
Kristelia Garcia, University of Colorado
Donald Kochan, Chapman
Stacey Lantagne, University of Mississippi
Jack Lerner, University of California Irvine
Lateef Mtima, Howard University
Erez Rosenberg, Donaldson + Calif
Victoria Schwartz, Pepperdine
Aram Sinnreich, American University
John Tehranian, Southwestern