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Professor Dahl on SCOTUS limiting patent law’s assignor estoppel doctrine (June 29, 2021)

Dahl comments on the SCOTUS ruling, Minerva Surgical v. Hologic, which limits the patent-law doctrine known as “assignor estoppel” baring inventors who sell patent rights from later claiming they’re invalid as a defense to infringement claims.

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Alicia Lai L’21 wins Jan Jancin Award for outstanding contributions to intellectual property law

Each year, the Foundation for the Advancement of Diversity in Intellectual Property honors one law student who has made exceptional contributions to intellectual property.

Legal scholarship of Jessica Rizzo L’21 published in three law journals

Rizzo’s recently published pieces span constitutional, environmental, family, and intellectual property law.

Professor Dahl on SCOTUS limiting patent law’s assignor estoppel doctrine

Dahl comments on the SCOTUS ruling, Minerva Surgical v. Hologic, which limits the patent-law doctrine known as “assignor estoppel” baring inventors who sell patent rights from later claiming they’re invalid as a defense to infringement claims.

Cindy Dahl

Prof. Cynthia Dahl honored for teaching excellence

Congratulations to Professor Cynthia Dahl, honored by Penn Law in May 2021 for her teaching excellence!

Q & A with Prof. Hovenkamp: What you need to know about the antitrust suits against Facebook

The Communications team at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School spoke with antitrust expert Professor Herbert Hovenkamp about the recently filed antitrust lawsuits against Facebook.

Practice Professor of Law Cynthia Dahl explores impact of America Invents Act on university technology transfer

Practice Professor of Law Cynthia Laury Dahl examines the Act’s effects on the patent-centric industry of university technology transfer offices (TTOs) in her recently released paper, “Did the America Invents Act Change University Technology Transfer?”

Detkin Intellectual Property and Technology Legal Clinic promotes justice by supporting innovation

Practice Professor of Law Cynthia Dahl heads the Detkin Intellectual Property and Legal Clinic.

Professor Cynthia Dahl and Matt Merin

Detkin Clinic Director Cindy Dahl transcends Covid-19’s limitations on academia

Professor Cindy Dahl, Director of the Detkin IP Clinic, joins Case in Point to discuss how the clinic responded to working within the limitations of e-learning during the pandemic.

Professor Cynthia Dahl

Supporting Entrepreneurship And Innovation Through Tech-Enabled Lawyers

The Detkin IP Clinic is enabling entrepreneurial enterprises to maximize value from their IP and helping lawyers future-proof their careers through exposure to advanced tech tools.

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Penn Law launches MOOCs on intellectual property law and regulatory compliance

Through online education, Penn Law will continue to expand its educational expertise to new audiences who seek to gain a better understanding of the law, and the most recent offerings represent the Law School’s biggest commitment yet to the online space.

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Product by former client of Detkin IP & Technology Legal Clinic named among Best Inventions of the Year by Time magazine

In 2015 students and faculty in DIPTC worked with Lia Diagnostics, Inc., to draft their first nonprovisional patent for Lia’s innovative new paper pregnancy test

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Detkin IP and Technology Legal Clinic joins USPTO’s Certification Program to officially represent trademark clients before Examiners

Penn Law’s Detkin Intellectual Property and Technology Legal Clinic has newly been invited to join the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Law School Clinic Certification Program, as part of the trademark portion of the program.

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Above the Law features Prof. Dahl

Above Law featured Prof. Dahl in a two part article. Read part one Read part two