Ziffren Institute for Media, Entertainment, Technology and Sports Law

Southern California IP Professors' and UCLA Entertainment, Media, and Intellectual Property Colloquium Workshop

​UCLA School of Law is pleased to host the Southern California IP Professors and UCLA Entertainment, Media, & IP Colloquium workshop this year. The day's schedule and our speakers, commentators, and papers being presented are:

10:00a - 10:30a - Continental Breakfast

10:30a - 11: 45a - Peter Menell, UC Berkeley, Rise of the API Copyright Dead?: An Updated Epitaph for Copyright Protection of Network and Functional Features of Computer Software.

Commentator: Justin Hughes, Loyola.

11:45a - 12:45p - Lunch

12:45p - 2:00p - Shyam Balganesh, University of Pennsylvania, Copyright as "Legal Process": The Evolution of American Copyright Law.

Commentator: Jennifer Rothman, Loyola.


2:15p - 3:30p - Zahr Said, University of Washington, A Rising Tide: IP Norms & Innovation in Seattle's Craft Brewing Community.

Commentator: Tony Reese, UC Irvine.


3:45p - 5:00p - Chris Buccafusco, Cardozo, Intelligent Design.

Commentator: Betsy Rosenblatt, Whittier.

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. 

** This is a private event for UCLA Law faculty, students, and invited guests only.  For any questions, please email ziffrencenter@law.ucla.edu.**