Review of Intellectual Property Law Blog

  • Fall 2013 RIPL Symposium: IP Rights, Ownership and Identity in Social Media
  • Spring 2013 RIPL Symposium: The Intersection of Intellectual Property Rights and Public Health

6th Annual Symposium Save the Date

By Amy Taylor on Monday, August 11th, 2014

This program showcases the intersection of art law and intellectual property law. Plan now to attend this timely forum where experts will discuss a range of issues and trends. The Symposium will bring together an inspiring group of individuals to publish their writings in our journal in the 2015 RIPL Symposium Issue and present their…

Continue Reading...

Consequences of the Redskins Disparaging Mascot

By Andrew L. Manson on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

A trademark is defined as a recognizable sign, design or expression which identifies products or services of a particular source from those of others. A trademark will not lose the rights that accompany it, so long as the owner is continuously using the mark, however, the Trademark Trial and Appeal board has the ability to…

Continue Reading...

Call for Papers

By Staff on Sunday, June 8th, 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline: June 15, 2014 The Sixth Annual Symposium for The John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law (RIPL) is to take place on Friday, October 24, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois, USA at The John Marshall Law School. RIPL is pleased to extend an invitation to you to propose a paper on any…

Continue Reading...

RIPL 13-2 Is Now Online

By riplblog on Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

RIPL is pleased to announce its second issue of volume thirteen. The issue features four lead articles and two student comments that cover a wide range of topics. The first article by Tom Brody is the first to provide an in-depth analysis of PTAB decisions on functional elements. The second article by Jordan Arnot tackles…

Continue Reading...

China’s State Council Considering Public Suggestions to First Draft of Amended Trademark Law Implementation Regulations

By riplblog on Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
PKossof

(Paul Kossof, RIPL Articles Editor) The initial public draft of the amended Regulations for the Implementation of the Trademark Law (“Implementation Regulations Draft”) was released in January, and China’s State Council accepted suggestions until February 10, 2014. China’s Trademark Office and the State Council are currently drafting the second draft, and will release it shortly…

Continue Reading...