Call for Papers: 2018 BYU Copyright & Trademark Symposium—Emerging Issues in the Digital Age

Geolocation

Deadline: 

05/15/18

Event Date: 

10/18/18 to 10/19/18

Location name: 

Provo, Utah

October 18–19, 2018
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah

Overview

Details

The BYU Copyright & Trademark Symposium is an annual gathering of legal scholars and practitioners focusing on advanced copyright, trademark and related intellectual property topics. The 2018 Symposium Program Committee is seeking papers on intellectual property issues confronting emerging technology industries such as:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Blockchain
  • Cloud Computing
  • Big Data
  • Internet of Things
  • Online Media and Streaming
  • Social Networking
  • E-Commerce
  • Internet Service Providers

Papers should be between 5,000 and 10,000 words in length. Proposals should include an abstract of no more than 500 words. Accepted proposals will be presented at discussion paper sessions, in which authors will present their papers and receive feedback from other symposium attendees. Authors of accepted proposals will receive a travel stipend to cover the cost of attending the symposium.

Initial papers are due by October 1, 2018. Final papers are due by November 12, 2018. Accepted papers will be published in a special BYU Copyright & Trademark Symposium issue of the American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal, a publication housed at the George Washington University Law School, which is edited and managed by an Editorial Board of intellectual property experts and a staff of law students.

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