Florina Yezril

Florina is the 2015-2016 Senior Web Editor of JIPEL.

Join JIPEL for our Annual Careers in IP Symposium!

The Journal of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law’s Careers in Intellectual Property Symposium will provide students a first hand opportunity to meet practitioners who are respected in their field and to discuss potential career paths in intellectual property. By having a panel with partners and one with associates, we hope to provide a broad perspective on the opportunities available to students within the field of Intellectual Property Law at various stages of their legal career. What it means to.. Read More

BTLJ Student Writing Competition

The Berkeley Technology Law Journal is soliciting entries for our annual student writing competition. We will accept submissions from J.D. candidates on a wide variety of topics at the intersection of law and technology, including but not limited to: technology and the public interest, privacy, internet law, intellectual property, antitrust, First Amendment issues, entertainment and new media, telecommunications, biotechnology, and cybercrime. The first prize winner will receive $2,000 and be published in the Fall 2016.. Read More

Conner Inn of Court “Fireside Chat & Reception”

The next meeting for the Conner Inn of Court is a Special “Fireside Chat & Reception” designed specifically Law Students and Associates.  It will be held on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at the Thurgood Marshall Courthouse, 40 Foley Square, in Room 145. This is a wonderful opportunity for students and associates to meet two U.S. District Court Judges in a casual yet informative open Q&A session format.  It is FREE to attend… Read More

Summer Job Opportunity at LSKS

We are pleased to publicize a summer opportunity from Elizabeth Seidlin-Bernstein, a 2009 NYU Law alumna now working at Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz, a boutique media law firm specializing in First Amendment and intellectual property litigation and counseling. The firm is currently recruiting summer associates for 2016 in our New York, DC, and Philadelphia offices. It is a particularly good opportunity for 1Ls and pre-clerkship 3Ls. Below is the posting for 2016 summer associates and “LSKS at.. Read More

Engelberg Center Conference: National Policies on Secondary Pharmaceutical Patents

Please join the Engelberg Center on January 23 for a day-long conference in which academics and industry experts consider the effectiveness of policies in the developed and developing world regarding secondary pharmaceutical patents and their implications for innovation and access to medicines.     For program details and a list of speakers, visit https://engelberg-center.squarespace.com/events/2016/1/23/national-policies-on-secondary-pharmaceutical-patents-their-effectiveness-and-implications-for-innovation-and-access-to-medicines-1 To register, RSVP to annemarie.hassett@nyu.edu.

The Engelberg Center and IPNY present Blogologues

The Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy presents Blogologues. Professor Chris Sprigman, NYU School of Law, will interview Jen Jamula and Alli Goldberg, the creators of Blogologues, a New York City live comedy sketch show that takes its material word for word from the Internet and imagines a back story that makes us laugh and expands the world of modern story telling. Date: Thursday, November 12, 2015 Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00.. Read More

IPELS Update – 10/19/2015

Thank you to IPELS for letting us publish their weekly community update. IPELS is the NYU Law Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Society. To learn more, click here. Upcoming events in the IP and entertainment law community include: IPELS Practitioner Lunch: Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto IPELS Fashion Law: Afternoon Tea with Nisa Ojalvo, the Vice President of Legal Affairs at LVMH IPELS Patent Law: Morrison & Foerster Presentation, IP Spotlight: Collaboration in Action.. Read More

Copyright opportunities from a JIPEL alumnus

Andrew Moore, NYU ’15, emails us with some great opportunities for students and young lawyers interested in copyright law:   My name is Andrew Moore and I am a recent NYU alumnus and former JIPEL Articles Editor. I wanted to reach out to you to let you know about some great opportunities that your current JIPEL members may be interested in applying for at the U.S. Copyright Office.  First is the Law Clerk.. Read More

Come to a Live Markman Hearing in a Current Case in SDNY

On September 30, 2015, in recognition and celebration of the Southern District of New York Court’s 225th Anniversary, the Fordham IP Institute and NYIPLA will host a Markman Claim Construction hearing presided over by the Honorable Jed S. Rakoff. The hearing is part of the case, Wundaformer, LLC v. v. Flex Studios, Inc. et al. (1:15-cv-04508 JSR), which is currently pending before Judge Rakoff. The case involves United States Patent No. 8,602,953, which relates to.. Read More