Patents as “public franchises”: The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Oil States Energy Services, LLC v Greene’s Energy Group, LLC

Aaraf Dewan, M.Sc. Student Writer, Windsor Law LTEC Lab  Dual J.D., 2019   The patent system is heralded as a system created to encourage and incentivize innovation. While patent systems have existed since the 1400s, [1] the motivations behind them, their objectives, and their forms are constantly evolving in order to strike a balance between the rights of… Continue reading

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Interview with Windsor Law Alumnus Arun Krishnamurti, Associate Corporate Counsel with Google Canada.

Madiha Khan Student Writer, Windsor LTEC Lab Dual J.D., 2019   Arun Krishnamurti is Associate Corporate Counsel with Google Canada and was formerly an associate with a Bay Street law firm, where he maintained a corporate/commercial practice with an emphasis on technology, including advising clients with respect to outsourcings.  Outside of the technology area, Mr.… Continue reading

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Copyright User Rights and Remedies: An Access to Justice Perspective

Professor Pascale Chapdelaine’s article, “Copyright User Rights and Remedies: An Access to Justice Perspective” has just been published in the special issue of LAWS: “Intellectual Property Law in the New Technological Age: Rising to the Challenge of Change?” Abstract:  In contemporary copyright law, there is an ongoing debate around the nature and scope of the rights users… Continue reading

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Copyright User Rights and Access to Justice- Special Section of Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice

Selected papers from Symposium on Copyright User Rights and Access to Justice hosted by Windsor Law in May 2017 – Special Section of Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice, Vol 35 (2018).   Happy reading!     https://ojs.uwindsor.ca/ojs/leddy/index.php/WYAJ/index

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Expert Panel on the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Legal Profession

Ellen Xu Student Writer, Windsor Law LTEC Lab  J.D., 2019   On March 28, 2018, a panel of experts gathered at Windsor Law to discuss the challenges and opportunities that the Fourth Industrial Revolution may bring to the legal profession. The event was jointly held by Windsor Intellectual Property & Information Technology student club (“WIPIT”)… Continue reading

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