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April 22nd, 2015

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    Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    4:30 PM FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel: The Digital and Mobile Future

    Jessica Rosenworcel was nominated in 2012 by President Obama as one of the five Commissioners of the Federal Communications Commission, the primary U.S. government authority for the communications, media, and information industries. In this “fireside chat” moderated by Wharton professor Kevin Werbach, she will discuss important initiatives shaping technology and entrepreneurial opportunities, such wireless innovation, open Internet protections, and education technology. 

    RSVP here.

April 21st, 2015

April 20th, 2015

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    Monday, April 20, 2015
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CTIC Workshop Series: Michael Meurer
    The Center for Technology, Innovation & Competition (CTIC) is pleased to host Michael Meurer, Professor of Law at BU School of Law.

    This talk is part of CTIC’s ongoing Workshop Series, which seeks to promote dialogue among law faculty interested in law and technology, including such varied topics as intellectual property, privacy, and telecommunication regulation.  The workshop series also draws faculty from across the university as well as members of the Philadelphia-area Cyberlunch group, which consists of professors from other area schools and local practitioners interested in law and technology.  The discussions have always been lively and enlightening.
    Silverman 144, Faculty Lounge

April 9th, 2015

April 8th, 2015

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    Wednesday, April 8, 2015
    4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Fish & Richardson: Exploring an IP Firm
    Get ready for OCI by learning about what it’s like to work for a global IP firm!

    While the talk will lean a little more toward discussing how 1L’s can prepare for summer OCI, we encourage all interested upper level students and LLMs to attend and network with our attorneys as well.

    Jimmy Johns subs will be served!
    Gittis 214
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    Wednesday, April 8, 2015
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CTIC Workshop Series: Ben Depoorter
    The Center for Technology, Innovation & Competition (CTIC) is pleased to host Ben Depoorter, Professor of Law at University of California Hastings College of the Law

    This talk is part of CTIC’s ongoing Workshop Series, which seeks to promote dialogue among law faculty interested in law and technology, including such varied topics as intellectual property, privacy, and telecommunication regulation.  The workshop series also draws faculty from across the university as well as members of the Philadelphia-area Cyberlunch group, which consists of professors from other area schools and local practitioners interested in law and technology.  The discussions have always been lively and enlightening.
    Silverman 144, Faculty Lounge

March 23rd, 2015

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    Monday, March 23, 2015
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CTIC Workshop Series: Woodrow Hartzog

    The Center for Technology, Innovation & Competition (CTIC) is pleased to host Woodrow Hartzog, Associate Professor at Cumberland School of Law, Samford University and an Affiliate Scholar at The Center for Internet & Society at Stanford Law School, who will be discussing his paper “The Public Information Fallacy.”

    This talk is part of CTIC’s ongoing Workshop Series, which seeks to promote dialogue among law faculty interested in law and technology, including such varied topics as intellectual property, privacy, and telecommunication regulation.  The workshop series also draws faculty from across the university as well as members of the Philadelphia-area Cyberlunch group, which consists of professors from other area schools and local practitioners interested in law and technology.  The discussions have always been lively and enlightening.

    Penn Law students are welcome to attend – RSVP below.

    Faculty Lounge

March 2nd, 2015

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    Monday, March 2, 2015
    6:30 PM - 7:30 PM PIPG Beverages & Cheese #4
    Love cheese? Love hearing about Intellectual Property from your fellow classmates? Come to PIPG Beverages & Cheese #4. Listen and be informed on the newest and most interesting aspects of Copyright, Trademark, and Patent Law.

    Due to the dinner time nature of the event, we will also serve heavy appetizers. 

    When: March 2nd @ 6:30 pm
    Where: Gittis 214
    Gittis 2

February 25th, 2015

  • Wednesday, February 25, 2015
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Happy Hour: Networking with Federal Communications Bar Association

    The Mid-Atlantic chapter of the Federal Communications Bar Association, the Wharton School of Business, and the Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition at Penn Law are jointly sponsoring a happy hour Wednesday, February 25, from 6-8 PM at Doc Magrogan’s (3432 Sansom Street).  If you have an interest in telecommunications or Internet law and policy, we encourage you to attend.

    Doc Magrogan’s 3432 Sansom Street

February 19th, 2015

  • Thursday, February 19, 2015
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Are Software Patents Critical to Innovation
    Have recent Supreme Court rulings put software patents in peril? Will the rulings impact innovation in the software industry? Are business models that do not rely on patents
    sustainable?

    Moderator:
    Zack Seward
    Editor-in-Chief of Technical.ly
    Silverman 240B