IP Clinical Bootcamp: A Crash Course on Patent Practice

In May 2020, Professor Wissam Aoun is launching a 4-day intensive learning experience. The bootcamp is free (approximately $2000 value) courtesy of generous funding from Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED). The bootcamp will explore many essential topics of patent practice including: inventor interviewing, searching, reporting, drafting, and prosecution. For more information on registration or… Continue reading

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Internet, Right of Communication to the Public and Implied License: a Seminar by Oxford University’s Dr. Poorna Mysoor

Alethea SongWindsor Law LTEC Lab Student Writer JD Candidate 2020 On October 2, 2019, Windsor Law LTEC Lab hosted a presentation by Dr. Poorna Mysoor as she engaged the audience with details of her upcoming monograph about implied licenses in copyright law, to be published by Oxford University Press in 2020. An accomplished scholar, Dr.… Continue reading

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Searching for Originality in Music – A Copyright Law Perspective

​Alethea Song1  Student Writer, Windsor Law LTEC Lab J.D. Candidate 2020​  Prior to attending law school, I completed my bachelor of music (B.Mus) from the University of Toronto, specializing in music education and trumpet performance. Throughout my undergrad, I constantly wondered how musical works could sound so similar to one another and whether composers were… Continue reading

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Windsor Law Offers New IP Clinic Course in Collaboration with EPICentre

Akhil Shah[1]Student Writer, Windsor Law LTEC LabJ.D. Candidate 2021 The University of Windsor Faculty of Law is now offering a new intellectual property (IP) clinic course in collaboration with EPICentre, an on-campus entrepreneurship and innovation centre. The course, developed by Windsor Law Professor Myra Tawfik and officially known as the Entrepreneurship and Law: EPICentre Practicum,… Continue reading

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Why Canada needs a New Regulatory Regime for Space Law: Interview with Windsor Alumnus, Aram Daniel Kerkonian

Alethea Song Student WriterWindsor Law LTEC Lab J.D. Candidate 2020 After graduating from Windsor Law in 2014, Mr. Aram Daniel Kerkonian clerked for the Superior Court of Justice (Ontario), completed his Master of Laws (LLM) from the Institute of Air and Space Law at McGill University, and is now a Doctor of Civil Law candidate at the… Continue reading

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Social Justice Fellowship at Spark LLP: The Reclaim Pro Bono Project

Lauren StokesSocial Justice Fellow, Spark LLPJD Candidate, 2021  Throughout this Summer I have had the opportunity to work on a Windsor Law LTEC Lab Social Justice Fellowship that involved working at Spark LLP, a law firm in downtown Toronto. The project, titled Reclaim Pro Bono, focuses on providing legal information, advice, and assistance to people who… Continue reading

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Canadian Civil Liberties Association suing all three levels of Government over the Sidewalk Labs deal: The Rise of Surveillance Capitalism, and the Fight to Protect Canadians’ Privacy Rights

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Kevin Szeto[1]Student Writer, Windsor Law LTEC LabJD Candidate, 2021 Waterfront Toronto, a tri-governmental agency, entered into an agreement on July 2018 with Sidewalk Labs to plan and develop the quayside area. Sidewalk Labs is a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., which also owns Google LLC. Sidewalk Labs uses new technology to address big urban challenges to… Continue reading

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Blockchain Technology and the Law: Using technological developments of the past to navigate the future

Adrin ShojaieStudent Writer Windsor Law LTEC LabJ.D. candidate, 2021 Windsor Law Professor Muharem Kianieff recently released his new book titled, Blockchain Technology and the Law: Opportunities and Risks (Informa Law – Routledge, 2019). In his book, Professor Kianieff identifies and critically assesses the strengths and shortcomings of Blockchain that need to be addressed in order to allow… Continue reading

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The Online Civil Rights Project and New Collaboration between Spark LLP and Windsor Law

Adrin ShojaieWindsor Law LTEC Lab Student WriterJD, 2020 Windsor Law and Spark LLP are joining their efforts through the “Online Civil Rights Project” to address issues of social injustice in online environments and in emerging areas of law. Spark LLP will expand its pro bono service offerings to victims of various online activities, and the… Continue reading

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Trademark Triage: An EPICentre Event for Start-ups

Pani SarkisStudent Writer, Windsor Law LTEC LabJ.D. Candidate, 2019 On March 29th, 2019, the University of Windsor’s on-campus business incubator, the EPICentre, in conjunction with Windsor Law, hosted the “Trademark Triage” at the Joyce Entrepreneurship Centre. The event was by invitation only and was aimed at start-ups participating in the EPICentre’s Discovery and RBC Founders programs, as well as… Continue reading

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