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Announcing the 2018/2019 Winners of the @GowlingWLG Best Blog in IP Law and Technology Prize

IP Osgoode would like to congratulate the winners of the Gowling WLG Best Blog in IP Law and Technology Prize for 2018-2019. Four prizes in total are awarded each year to Osgoode students and the winning blog posts are featured in the IPilogue. Recipients also receive a $500 award, are…

Carswell’s Intellectual Property Journal appoints Dr. Aviv Gaon as Deputy Editor and welcomes new student editorial team

Aviv Gaon IP Osgoode is pleased to announce that Dr. Aviv Gaon is the new Deputy Editor for the Intellectual Property Journal (IPJ). Dr. Gaon is an IP Osgoode research affiliate and will be starting his fellowship at the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy at the University…

Athletes asserting their IP rights: Kawhi Leonard gets set for a not so Kawhi’et off-season

After recently defeating one of the greatest NBA dynasties on the court, Raptors star and NBA Finals MVP, Kawhi Leonard is set to take on one of the world’s largest brands off the court. On June 3, in the middle of the NBA Finals, Leonard filed a lawsuit in the…

AI for Lawyers Conference Highlights: Exciting and challenging AI technology developments in litigation, immigration, and transactional law

The Law Commission of Ontario, in collaboration with Element AI and Osgoode Hall Law School recently hosted an AI for Lawyers conference. The conference featured a panel of legal practitioners who shared how their practices interact with AI, the benefits and the drawbacks so far, as well as the challenges…

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September 25-27, 2019

IPIC’s 93rd Annual Conference
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September 25-November 28, 2019

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Picks of the week

Amendments to the Trademarks Act and the new Trademarks Regulations come into force on .

The EPO announced the publication of an academic study on artificial intelligence (AI) inventorship. The study was prepared by Dr. Noam Shemtov of Queen Mary University of London and analyses the impact of AI technology on the concept of inventorship. To download the study and for more information on patenting AI-related inventions please visit the dedicated webpage.

The Standing Committee on Industry, Science & Technology releases “Statutory Review of the Copyright Act” report.