Are we running out of trademarks? Professor Jeanne Fromer and John M. Desmarais Professor of Intellectual Property Law Barton Beebe posed this question to an intimate gathering of students, law scholars, and practitioners in the opening session of the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy spring colloquium. For the entire article, click on the link above.
Welcome to Scott Hemphill, who recently joined the NYU School of Law faculty and is a new co-director of the Engelberg Center. See the Engelberg Center annual report (October 9, 2015).
A recent New York Times Editorial Board article describing the problem of employee health privacy endorsed a solution proposed in an forthcoming paper co-authored by legal scholars Jason Schultz (Clinical Professor of Law, NYU School of Law, and Engelberg Center Faculty Co-Director), NYU Information Law Institute Senior Fellow Kate Crawford, and Ifeoma Ajunwa (Assistant Professor of Law, Clarke Law School, UDC). The forthcoming article (Calif. L. Rev., Vol. 105, No. 3 (2017)) calls for federal legislation that would bar companies from hiring or firing people based on health information gleaned through health data services.
ABA Journal, February 1, 2015
Featuring: Professor Dreyfuss
KUNC (NPR), October 20, 2014
Featuring: Professor Sprigman