Supreme Court IP Review (SCIPR)
The Supreme Court IP Review (SCIPR) is a conference designed to provide intellectual property practitioners, jurists, legal academics and law students with a review of IP cases from the U.S. Supreme Court's previous Term, a preview of cases on the docket for the upcoming Term, and a discussion of cert. petitions to watch.
Friday, September 12, 2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
565 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60661
Registration and information about CLE credit will be available on this website in early summer 2014.
SCIPR 2013 Recap
Video: Chief Judge Diane Wood's keynote address at SCIPR 2013, September 26, 2013
"Is It Time to Abolish the Federal Circuit's Exclusive Jurisdiction in Patent Cases?"
The Honorable Diane Wood of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit delivered the keynote address at SCIPR 2013.
The conference also covered the six IP cases decided during the 2012 Term. Follow the links below to find the session videos.
- Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, Inc. (patentability of human DNA sequences)
- Bowman v. Monsanto Company (patent exhaustion in second generation of genetically modified seeds)
- Kirtsaeng v. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (international copyright exhaustion)
- Already, LLC v. Nike, Inc. (impact of covenant-not-to-sue on declaratory judgment jurisdiction in trademark cases)
- Gunn v. Minton (Federal Circuit jurisdiction over patent malpractice claims)
- FTC v. Actavis, Inc. (antitrust and reverse payments to settle patent litigation)