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US-China IP Summit
The 3rd US-China IP Conference will bring together senior policymakers, academics and international practitioners from China and the U.S. to discuss various issues pertaining to intellectual property
The 3rd US-China IP Conference will bring together senior policymakers, academics and international practitioners from China and the U.S. to discuss five important topics: (1) Revisions to the US and Chinese Copyright Law; (2) IP issues related to the entertainment industry; (3) Role of specialized IP courts; (4) Updates on patent and trade secrets legislation and protection; and (5) Challenges and strategies in cross-border IP enforcement.
The conference is an annual event co-hosted by Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, Berkeley Center for Law and Technology and China Renmin University IP Academy. Loyola Law School is proud to be the hosting site for the 2014 US-China IP Conference.
The conference draws professionals from business, legal and entertainment industries who want to hear from prominent speakers and experts from both the US and China about cutting edge intellectual property and related issues. Optional: Four hours of MCLE available. Loyola Law School, Los Angeles is a State Bar MCLE-approved provider.
SPEAKER LIST & BIOS
Jeffery Atik Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Stacey Byrnes Senior Vice President, NBC Universal
CHEN Fuli IPR Attaché at the Chinese Embassy in Washington, D.C.
CHENG Yongshun Former Chinese IP Judge & Senior Counsel, LexField Law Offices
Mark Cohen ? United States Patent and Trademark Office
Jay Dougherty Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Terry Fisher Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Victor Gold Dean, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Hon. Judge Andrew J. Guilford United States District Court, Central District of California
GUO He China Renmin University
HUANG Wushuang Professor of Law, East China University of Political Science and Law
Ronald Johnston Senior Litigation Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
Mary LaFrance Professor of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Jennifer Lantz Partner, Hogan Lovells
LIU Chuntian Dean, China Renmin University Intellectual Property
LIU Ping Deputy Director-General of Music Copyright Society of China
Zheng Liu Of Counsel, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Lou Li Professor, China Renmin University
MA Yide Beijing Zhongguancun IP Research Institute
Karl Manheim Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Robert Merges Professor of Law, Berkeley Law School
David Nimmer Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law
Seagull Song Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Maria Strong Senior Counsel for Policy & International Affairs, United States CopyrightOffice
Marketa Trimble Professor of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
David Wang Partner, Winston & Strawn
YIN Xintian Former Director-General of Legal Affairs Department at SIPO
YU Jun? Professor of Law, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
Peter Yu Professor of Law, Drake Law School
ZHANG Ping Peking University Law School
Ying Zhu looks at new developments for Chinese and global streaming services.
David Zweig examines China's talent recruitment efforts, particularly towards those scientists and engineers who left China for further study. U.S. universities, labs and companies have long brought in talent from China. Are such people still welcome?