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Intellectual property seminar series

Graduate School Seminar Series Announcements

The seminars listed below are a part of Intellectual Property part of The Graduate School Seminar Series. Those interested in signing up for a seminar may do so at the Office of Human Resource Development website:

Legal Issues in Sponsored Research
Presenter: Andrew Norman, Associate University Legal Counsel, Office of Legal Services
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2012
Time: 10:00-11:30
Location: UWBC Auditorium, Room 1111
Abstract: This seminar will address the legal issues that may need to be resolved before the University can accept sponsored research agreements. Specific examples of contract and grant provisions that most commonly are an issue between the university and a sponsor will be discussed. The presentation will last approximately one hour. An open discussion period will follow for those who wish to stay.

Copyright on Campus 1: An Overview
Date: Monday, October 17, 2011
Location: Room 126, Memorial Library
Time: 10:00 – 11:30

+ Overview of Copyright  (UW policy, ownership, Fair Use, permission)
+ Resources on campus for copyright-related questions
+ Dissertation Depositing
+ Applying for Copyright
+ Extended Q&A
Presenters: Nancy Lynch, Associate Director, Office of Administrative Legal Services; Lisa Saywell, Head of Public Services, Memorial Library