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

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

Journal of Patent & Trademark Office Society’s Mid-Atlantic student writing competition

Re-posted from http://tushnet.blogspot.com/2015/09/journal-of-patent-trademark-office.html As the oldest publishing intellectual property law journal in America, the Journal of Patent & Trademark Office Society (JPTOS) provides a forum dedicated to the discussion of legal and technical subjects related to patent, trademark, and copyright laws.  JPTOS boasts a broad and diverse readership that includes practicing attorneys, judges, and law professors.   By instituting a writing competition, the Journal seeks to encourage innovative student scholarship on current topics in intellectual.. Read More

Research Associate position available in Privacy and Cybersecurity

The Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia is seeking a Research Associate with a principal focus on privacy and cybersecurity.  This position will work with Professor Peter Swire, who has been the White House Chief Counselor for Privacy and served on President Obama’s Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technology. The focus of the position is on research and writing at the intersection of law, policy,.. Read More

Fall Internship Opportunity at Wikipedia

Job Description: Legal Intern (San Francisco, CA) Summary If you’re a current law student or recent law school graduate passionate about free knowledge and open source issues, applying to our legal internship program can provide an immersive in-house experience with specific education and training in the areas of Internet law and free knowledge organizations. Interns selected would work full-time at the Foundation’s downtown San Francisco office. Description The Wikimedia Foundation (aka Wikipedia www.wikimediafoundation.org) faces a myriad.. Read More

Summer Job Opportunity: IP Fellowship with the New York Bar Foundation

The New York Bar Foundation is accepting student applications for The Miriam Maccoby Netter Fellowship for Summer 2015. One $5000 grant will be awarded to enable a current law student, or JD in the last 3 years, from any NY State law school the opportunity to assist a public interest intellectual property organization or charity with matters relating to with matters relating to intellectual property law.  This year the fellowship will take place with Start Small.Think Big… Read More