DEADLINE EXTENDED - Intellectual Property Journal Student Editors (September 2022)

The deadline to apply for an IPJ Student Editor position has been extended to May 31, 2022 at 4 PM. Please read the information below for more details and email your application to iposgoode@osgoode.yorku.ca.

Founded in 1984, the Intellectual Property Journal (IPJ) covers matters relating to all aspects of Intellectual Property such as patents, trademarks, copyright, designs, trade secrets, and related areas such as privacy. The focus of the journal is on Canadian material with a mix of comparative and international law content. The IPJ contains articles, opinions, book reviews, case commentaries and writings on legal developments around the world. The IPJ accepts submissions from any interested parties, including students, provided that they meet a high standard of scholarly rigour.

The Journal, edited by Professor Giuseppina D’Agostino, is published by Carswell (http://www.carswell.com/product-detail/intellectual-property-journal/) three times per year.

Professor D’Agostino invites Osgoode law students to apply for the student editor positions. These editors will be responsible for reviewing and arranging for the peer review of journal articles, providing feedback to those who have submitted papers to the journal and coordinating logistical matters, including communicating with authors regarding deadlines and other journal policies.

Term:   Fall Semester (September 2022)

Time Demands: Approx. 1-2 hrs per week

Qualifications:

  • An interest in learning about current IP law and technology issues
  • Ability to write in a concise and clear manner
  • Excellent organizational skills

Application Process:

Please provide via email to iposgoode@osgoode.yorku.ca by Tuesday, May 31, 2022 the following materials:

  • One-page cover letter (briefly outlining your interests in IP law)
  • Copy of your resume and grades

Please send any questions you may have to: iposgoode@osgoode.yorku.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest. We will only contact those selected for an interview.

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