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Artist behind Obama 'Hope' poster had lost his hope but then was found

The Bartow Collection expands its reach from the display case to the nearby walls of the IP Library. Street artist Shepard Fairey and The Associated Press settled a copyright dispute over who owned the rights to the iconic Obama “Hope” poster.

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.

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:

Now Playing in the IP Mall : Jeffrey Greenberg vs. The National Georgraphic Society

In May 2009, Photographer Jerry Greenberg of Seahawk Press, Miami Florida, donated to Franklin Pierce Law's IP Library his collection of legal briefs, exhibits, and other material that was created in his 12-year case: Greenberg v National Geographic.

Now Playing in the IP Mall : Educational Patent Landscape Reports Series

IP Librarian embedded as co-instructor in patent clinic...dozens of patent students learning patent landscape skills taught at no other law school...collaborating with numerous public interest NGOs needing patent landscapes for projects to save lives around the globe...16 published reports distributed globally, including on the WIPO web. It just does not get much more innovative than that!