WIPO Webinar: EUIPO’s Registries for Orphan and Out-of-Commerce Works

Webinar

This webinar, hosted by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), will focus on copyright infrastructure and “feature a number of speakers from the public and private sectors on a range of topics relevant to copyright infrastructure, such as metadata, identifiers, technology solutions and WIPO services.” The host of the event is Gyta Bernasneviciute-Singh. To register, […]

New York Chapter of Copyright Society: Copyright x Parcelle Wine Tasting

Parcelle Wine, 135 Division Street, New York, NY and online

The New York Chapter of the Copyright Society is hosting a wine tasting that will be held both in-person and virtually. In person registrations are $75 per person, and virtual registrations are free. Those who attend online can order wines poured during the tasting can order wines poured during the tasting and have them shipped […]

Deadline for Comments to USCO NOI on STMs and Section 512

Deadline

On May 5, the U.S. Copyright Office published a Notice of Inquiry (NOI) on Standard Technical Measures (STMs) and Section 512. “The NOI includes thirteen questions on the topics of existing technical measures, the current 512(i) process, and potential changes to 512(i),” and the Copyright Office is seeking comments "to enhance the public record and to advise […]

USPTO: Intellectual Property Webinar for K-12 Educators

Webinar

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) hosts monthly professional development webinars “for K-12 educators interested in integrating intellectual property (IP), innovation, and invention activities into their STEM/STEAM curriculum. Educators can learn about different types of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets.” This month’s webinar features Rosalita Santiago, a K-12 STEM Specialist […]

Ottawa and Toronto Chapters of the Copyright Society: All for One, One for All: The Future of Collective Management in Copyright

Virtual Event

The Ottawa and Toronto Chapters of the Copyright Society will hold a virtual event titled All for One, One for All: The Future of Collective Management in Copyright. Speakers include Lucie Guibault, professor of intellectual property law and associate director of the Law and Technology Institute at the Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University in Halifax, […]

C-IP2 and WIPO: U.S. Summer School on Intellectual Property

George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, Arlington, VA

For the fifth year in a row, the Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation Policy (C-IP2) at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) are partnering to host the WIPO-U.S. Summer School on Intellectual Property. The two-week course will be held in person in Arlington, Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC. “The program […]

WIPO and C-IP2: Summer School on Intellectual Property

The Center for Intellectual Property x Innovation Policy (C-IP2) at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School is once again partnering with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to host their fifth iteration of the WIPO-U.S. Summer School on Intellectual Property. This two-week course (weekdays only) will be held online via Zoom. “The Summer School program provides an opportunity to […]

2022 Copyright Society’s Annual Meeting

Swissotel. 232 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL

The Copyright Society’s Annual Meeting, which will take place in Chicago, will provide members of the copyright and entertainment industries with two and a half days of cutting-edge copyright law panels, networking opportunities, and other events. Featured speakers include Yolanda King of Northern Illinois University College of Law; Jonathan Goins of Lewis Brisbois Bisgarrd & […]

AIMP: 2022 Global Music Publishing Summit

3 West Club in New York City and online

The Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP) will host its 5th annual AIMP Global Music Publishing Summit in a hybrid format, both online and in-person, and will present a full day of panels and keynotes on business, sync, and creative areas of the independent music publishing industry. The event will include a reception and songwriter showcase presented by NYC3 and Music […]

USPTO Proud Innovation 2022 Series (Part One): From Ideas to Innovations

Virtual Event

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is hosting Part One of its Proud Innovation Series, titled From Ideas to Innovations in celebration of Pride Month. Panel members “will discuss how their education and experiences help them improve technology, rethink challenges, and transform new ideas into realities.” Panelists include Arianna Morales, General Motors R&D Center; Suma Reddy, Future Acres; […]

USPTO Proud Innovation 2022 Series (Part Two): From Enthusiasm to Entrepreneurship

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is hosting Part Two of its Proud Innovation Series, titled From Enthusiasm to Entrepreneurship in celebration of Pride Month. Panel members “will talk about what it takes to turn individual passions into entrepreneurial successes.” Panelists include Jake Kenyon, Kenyarn, LLC; Robin Williams, Bowtie Behavior; and Phillip Bailey, Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce (moderator). […]

Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO: Sixty-Third Series of Meetings of Member States

Geneva, Switzerland and online

The World Intellectual Property Organization’s (WIPO) Sixty-Third Series of Meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States will take place at WIPO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, as well as online (to enable compliance with current health and safety measures). The agenda, list of speakers, registration, and additional information are available here. For questions, please email assemblies.registration@wipo.int.