IP Mall

New in the IP Mall : Journal of Competition Law in the European Communities Archive

Competition Law in the European Communities is a monthly newsletter, in its twenty-fifth year of publication. It is designed to keep subscribers up-to-date with developments in the Rules on Competition (anti-trust) under the EC Treaty.

Reports in the newsletter are based almost entirely on primary sources, which include judgments of the:

Status of Office of the U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator?

As is the usual custom, when administrations change, content from the previous administration is migrated to archive sites. Such is the case with the current administration. When offices and positions are not reflected on the new site, the public is left with the question as to whether they will exist under the new administration. The question of this entry is is what is the fate of The Office of the U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC)? IPEC has been the office of the "IP Czar" - coordinating the many other agencies that deal with IP.

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!

Now Playing at the IP Mall: We Got a Rennovation!!

Today launches a newly renovated version of the IP Mall. The IP Mall is among the oldest open access IP content collections on the Web, coming online in the early 1990's at the same time as USPTO and WIPO. It has undergone numerous renovations over its twenty year history. The content collections grow every year. It is more difficult now than twenty years ago to find unique content as government and NGO sites now devote resources to their IP content collections online.

Now Playing in the IP Mall : President Reagan's Working Group on Intellectual Property

Walk with me on my journey to discover the occult inner workings of President Reagan's Cabinet Council on Commerce and Trade was established on February 26, 1981.

Now Playing in the IP Mall : Greenberg v National Geographic Case Files

In Greenberg v National Geographic Case files, this week we highlight yet another category of collections in the Mall - paper collections from parties in high profile IP litigation.

Now Playing at the IP Mall : The Collected Works of Karl F. Jorda

Jorda Collection - Emeritus Professor Bill Hennessey recently returned from a trip to Florida where he had an opportunity tp visit Emeritus Professor Karl Jorda who is enjoying his final retirement. Professor Jorda taught at UNH Law for decades. He was the global ambassador for all things IP at the law school. He traveled to all parts of the world flying the UNH Law flag and lecturing on topics including the complimentariness of patents and trade secrets, win/win licensing, IP managment and more.