Center for Advanced Study & Research on Intellectual Property

Summer Institute

2014 Patent and Intellectual Property Law Summer Institute is held July 17 - August 1, 2014. Get a great foundation in U.S. and international technology protection law and practice in just two weeks.

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News & Events

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March 24-29, 2014

University of Dresden will host the 2014 Transnational IP Seminar between March 24 to 28, 2014. We are very excited to have a very diverse group of students this year from UW, CEIPI, Dresden, Roma Tre, Queen Mary, Alicante, La Sapienza, Technische Universitat Munchen, Shandong University, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Russian State Academy of IP and Charles University of Prague of about 50 students.

March 31-April 1, 2014

Professor Toshiko Takenaka will teach patent courses at Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI), University of Strasbourg (France). Memorandum of Understanding between CEIPI, and CASRIP is in the works and will be executed in the near future.

April 7-8, 2014

Professor Toshiko Takenaka will speak in Istanbul at AIPPI Turkey's annual conference.

May 1-2, 2014

CASRIP will host the first Work-in-Progress Workshop for Junior IP scholars in Asia and Europe. Eleven rising IP Junior scholars will present their papers which focuses on patent, trademark or copyright in front of professors from IP research centers in Asia-Pacific regions, Europe and faculty members at UW School of Law.

May 20 & 26, 2014

Mini-CASRIP in Shanghai and Beijing, China: Fundamental US & EU Patent Law and Practice

May 21, 2014

CASRIP-Asian Law Center IP Teaching Workshop

May 22-23, 2014

CASRIP/SPCC China Judicial Conference & Open to Public Conference. Professor Toshiko Takenaka, Professor Dongsheng Zang, leading IP judges of China and Europe will be speaking on IP Specialized Courts, Patent Pilot Program in US District Courts, Judicial System for Patent Litigation in Germany, Australia and Members of the Commonwealth and Patent Infringement Remedies in US and China.

May 30, 2014

UW School of Law Alumni Dinner in Seoul, Korea with Professors Toshiko Takenaka, Dongsheng Zang and Sean O'Connor

June 16, 2014

UW School of Law Alumni Dinner in Tokyo, Japan with Professors Dean Kellye Testy, CASRIP Director, Toshiko Takenaka, ALC Director Dongsheng Zang Prof. John Haley and Prof. Dan Foote

July 6-9, 2014

Professor Toshiko Takenaka will present a paper on patent protection for inventions in the information age at the 33rd Annual Congress of the Int’l Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP), Montpellier, France.

Global Collaborations

Global IP Database Project

CASRIP worked with Waseda RCLIP and has developed the Indian IP Case Law Database. The database is available to the public. RCLIP’s database also includes IP Case Law Database on major Asian countries including China, Korea and ASEAN countries. CASRIP also worked with IIP in the first phase to develop the Japanese Case Law Database.

CASRIP also has been working with the UAIPIT at the University of Alicante, which has also developed the IP Law database including information on IP legislations and case law. Through these collaborations, CASRIP makes global IP information available to the public free of charge.

Last updated 3/18/2014