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Marking Passages, Preserving the Past : an IDEA Made Manifest

This early IDEA newsletter represents a snapshot in time.  It documents the opening of Franklin Pierce Law Center at the current location and lays out the early vision for the school, from the class structure and layout to affiliate members and some early faculty. Of note are Tom Field, an icon in our school history, and Hugh Gibbons, who would go on to do great things for the school but who was only just beginning here.

 

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past: Throwback Thursdays - Our Illustrious Faculty, Past & Present

Hi All.  The following photos are of some of our former and present Faculty.  Illustrious professors, all!

 

Professor Keith Harrison

 

Professor Sue Ritchie

 

Bartow Copyright Collection : Come See What Defelated the Artist's Balloon

Jeff Koons sells his work for more than any other American living artist.  Jeff Koons is not only an artist who can sell his work for millions of dollars, he is also often treated as a rock star. “I am enjoying every moment of this, I have to tell you,” he said in his remarks. “And I am enjoying it because I really believe in art, I really believe in the transcendence that it has given me, it has taught me how to feel.” Art critic Deborah Solomon has named him "the inflation artist".

Bartow Copyright Collection : How Could Mickey Start so Much Trouble?

This is the first in a series of posts on the items in the newly curated Bartlow Copyright Collection. Professor Bartow has donated many of the physical props from famous copyright cases she uses in class to the IP Library. The collection compliments the Blair Patent Model Collection and the Baer : Father of Video Games Permanent Display. The first featured item arose a few years after the Law School was founded.

Walt Disney Prods. v. Air Pirates, 581 F.2d 751 (1988)

Professor Bartow Copyright Display Has Case Descriptions

If you have been around the IP Library you may have seen us experimenting with cases and wall displays of as collection of exhibit type items based on famous copyright cases. The items in the newly installed case and nearby walls are called the Bartow Copyright Collection that compliment the Blair Patent Model Collection and the Baer: Videogames From Inception to Litigation Permanent Display.

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past : Time-Travel Tuesdays - The Germeshausen Center

In this installment of the UNH School of Law Archives blog, we focus on the spark that launched Franklin Pierce Law Center (now the University of New Hampshire School of Law) into becoming the IP powerhouse it is today, with its focus on IP leadership and international collaboration.  Here is a short description and history, going back 26 years! :

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past: Throwback Thursdays - "Monitoring" the School's Progress

In this installment of Throwback Thursdays, we feature some seminal early articles from the Concord Monitor on the law school, plus a very early issue of IDEA from our days on Mountain Road (November '74).  Enjoy:

Now Playing in the IP Mall : Resurrected IP Accomplishments in Alumni Magazines

 

What happened on the UNH Law web in 2016 to the decades of alum magazines that chronicled Franklin Pierce Law Center and UNH School of Law as a global leader in the field of IP? They were not included in the site redesign. Accomplishments include: