Save the Date: 9 November 2022
Congratulations to Prof. Pina D'Agostino for being named one of Canadian Lawyer's Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in 2022
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UCL's 14th Annual Sir Hugh Laddie Lecture: Featuring Our Own Prof. David Vaver
Congratulations to Osgoode's Patent Application Drafting Team on their Third Place Finish!
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For Ann - In Memory of Professor Ann Monotti
By Prof. David Vaver, Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School
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In Memory of Professor William Cornish (1937-2022)
By Sir Robin Jacob, UCL
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Recap of “Fostering the Future of Artificial Intelligence: Report from the York University Task Force on AI & Society”
By Tianchu Gao, IPilogue Writer
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Donald C. Brace Memorial Lecture by Professor David Vaver – “User Rights: Fair Use and Beyond”
By Emily Xiang, IPilogue Writer
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Leading Legal Disruption: Artificial Intelligence And A Toolkit For Lawyers And The Law
By Prof Pina D'Agostino, Founder & Director of IP Osgoode
Congratulations to Johanne Belisle, former IP OSgoode Advisory Board Member, on your new role as Senior Policy Advisor, IP and Innovation Ecosystems at WIPO
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Bracing for Impact Webinar: AI's Dirty Footprint
28 June 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm est
April 27 Press Conference - Full Panel
Prof Pina D’Agostino & IP Osgoode featured in Ontario Ministry of Colleges and Universities Announcement
Osgoode 2021 Oxford IP Moot Team
Congratulations to our Oxford International IP Law Moot Team on their Second Place Finish!
Congratulations to our IP Innovation Clinic client Skygauge Robotics on closing $3.3 million in funding
IP Innovation Clinic ChatBot Launch Event

Minister Of Innovation, Science And Industry Issues Statement On Canada’s Telecommunications Reliability Agenda Following Rogers’ Outage Of July 8, 2022

M. Imtiaz Karamat is an IP Osgoode Alumnus and Associate Lawyer at Deeth Williams Wall LLP. This article was originally posted on E-TIPS™ For Deeth Williams Wall LLP on September 21, 2022. On September 7, 2022, Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry (the Minister), issued a statement on Canada’s Telecommunications Reliability Agenda…

Which Van Gogh is it? Immersive Van Gogh Exhibition and Its Controversy

Tianchu Gao is an IPilogue Writer and a 2L JD Candidate at Osgoode Hall Law School. Since 2017, the famous Japanese artist, Yayoi Kusama, was running a global tour of her retrospective show Infinity Mirror. She was known for creating kaleidoscopic obstacles and immersive experiences with colored lights, mirrors, and…

Moral Rights in Copyright: Lin-Manuel Miranda sues Texas Church for unauthorized performances of “Hamilton”

Michelle Mao is a 2L student at Osgoode Hall Law School and an IPilogue Writer. In response to a Texan Church’s unauthorized performance of Hamilton, where the musical’s contents were altered to reflect Christian Values, Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the Hamilton musical tweets, “Now lawyers do their work.” So, what…


Bracing for Impact Conference: The Future of AI for Society
9 November 2022

Please save the date to attend our conference, featuring an esteemed lineup of speakers and an extra special surprise guest! Stay tuned for more details.

‘Or ‘Emet Lecture, The Paradox of Intellectual Property Justice
29 September 2022
Professor Ruth L. Okediji will join the Nathanson Centre to address how the international intellectual property (IP) system ensures that the benefits of intellectual assets accrue principally to wealthy and powerful states by excluding forms of creativity and collaboration that subordinate markets and autonomy to communal norms and constraints. Register here.

IP Law Fundamentals
3 October 2022
Learn more about the OBA’s session on IP law fundamentals and register to attend either in person or online here.

Innovation Clinic Chatbot *New*

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Osgoode News

Please join us in welcoming the Intellectual Property Journal’s Student Editorial Team
The IPJ is proud to introduce its student editorial team for the 2022-23 academic year! Read the full announcement here.
Congratulations to Bonnie Hassanzadeh on receiving the 2022 IP Osgoode David Vaver Medal for Excellence in Intellectual Property Law
We are proud to announce Bonnie Hassanzadeh as this year’s recipient of the IP Osgoode David Vaver Medal for Excellence in Intellectual Property Law! Learn more about Bonnie’s contributions to Osgoode’s IP community here.
Congratulations to the 2022 Recipients of the Gowling WLG Prize for Best Blog & Comment in Intellectual Property and Technology Law
The winners of this year’s Gowling Prize are David Park, Samantha Melhado, Lamont Abramczyk and Claire Wortsman. Read their award-winning IPilogue contributions here.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – Intellectual Property Journal

The editorial staff of the Intellectual Property Journal are welcoming submissions to be considered for inclusion in an upcoming edition of the journal. Click here for more information.

Picks of the week

Is AI Governance a Vitamin Pill or a Painkiller?
Mardi Wetzel and Niraj Bhargava of NuEnergy.ai outline the importance of AI governance for private sector boards here.

A Message from the Osgoode Ukrainian Law Students Association
The Osgoode Ukrainian Law Students Association was created in response to the war in Ukraine by a group of Ukrainian law students who have been volunteering their time to denounce Russia’s aggression and to support Ukrainians fleeing from war. If you have any questions about the organization or would like to get involved, please contact Solomiya Zakharchuk & Zack Kryworuchka at osgoodeulsa@gmail.com.
You can show your support by donating to any of these organizations: https://www.ucc.ca/2022/03/03/where-to-donate-to-support-ukraine/