News & Events
The U.S. Supreme Court's Uneasy Relationship with Patent Law
Craig A. Nard, Tom J.E. and Bette Lou Walker Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Law, Technology & the Arts will speak at The City Club of Cleveland 8:30-9:30 AM.
Successful First Year for New Summer Program
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Cleveland State University partnered to create a unique new summer program, "Great Lakes Sports & Entertainment Law Academy," which began in 2012. Information and online registration for the 2013 session will be available this fall.
Center for Law, Technology & the Arts Ranked in top 25
Center for Law, Technology & the Arts is ranked 24th in the U.S. News and World Report Specialty Area Rankings.
FUSION Interdisciplinary Graduate Certificate
Watch the video about this unique Graduate Certificate Program in Design, Innovation, and Intellectual Property Management
USPTO Accepts School of Law into Pilot Program
Case Western Reserve University School of Law has been accepted into the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Patent Law School Clinic Certification Pilot Program. The Selection Committee chose schools with the greatest potential for success based on an excellent IP curriculum, effective outreach to the community, and comprehensive client services.
Intellectual Property Entrepreneurship Clinic
The Center for LTA offers the IP Entrepreneurship Clinic, in which students represent start-up companies as they develop their plans to commercialize their technology. The clinic will be based out of the Shaker LaunchHouse or other local incubator sites. In particular, students will focus on IP issues that start-ups face, such as assistance in securing patent rights, which may include drafting patent applications; patent and know-how licensing and related transactional work; securing trademark rights; and general counseling related to building a strategic position in a given competitive space.
"The Role of Non-Practicing Entities in the Modern Patent System"
Friday, February 24, 2012, 9 AM-2:15 PM, Moot Courtroom (A59)
Center for LTA, Shaker LaunchHouse build foundation for IP Clinic
Law student Joel Simon has been working with some of Northeast Ohio's most determined entrepreneurs. His recent work is part of an experiential learning opportunity that served as a precursor to an intellectual property law clinic that began in January 2012.
March 1, 2013: The Journal of Law, Technology & the Internet presents a daylong symposium.
Center for LTA Information Forum
September 4, 2012: For law students interested in IP Law.