WIPIP 2008 Scheduled for Tulane

6th Annual Works in Progress Intellectual Property Colloquium 2008

Tulane University Law School is proud to host the 6th Annual WIP IP conference, on Friday and Saturday, October 3-4, 2008. Dinner on Friday and lunch on Saturday will be provided, as well as coffee breaks.

Link to the 2008 WIPIP program: http://www.law.tulane.edu/tlsNews/newsItem.aspx?id=7044

The Colloquium offers intellectual property scholars an opportunity to present work at various stages of development to gain suggestions from colleagues. Presenting is not a pre-requisite for attendance. To view the program from last year’s colloquium go to: http://www.wcl.american.edu/pijip/wipip2007.cfm

For more information, feel free to contact Professor Glynn Lunney by email at glunney@tulane.edu or by telephone at (504) 865-5987.

To register as a participant, email Professor Elizabeth Townsend Gard at townsend@tulane.edu.

Registration and Paper Deadlines

Please submit a title and abstract of your paper by August 15, 2008 to Professor Elizabeth Townsend Gard at townsend@tulane.edu. Full papers are due by September 15, 2008. We will have two categories: preliminary ideas in draft form and fully developed papers. Please indicate which category your paper fits. Please upload the paper to the WIP IP 2008 website, along with any PowerPoint or other presentation materials needed for the conference.

For those planning to attend, but not present work, please email Elizabeth Townsend Gard at townsend@tulane.edu by September 15, 2008.

The Colloquium is free of charge but participants must pay their travel expenses.

More information on hotel and travel information will be forthcoming on the WIP IP 2008 website.

Glynn Lunney,
McGlinchey Stafford Professor of Law Professor of Law

Elizabeth Townsend Gard
Associate Professor

Gabriel Feldman
Associate Professor of Law and Director, Sports Law Program