Tribal Intangible Cultural Property: IP or Something More?

Origin stories, sacred songs, and other types of sacred traditional knowledge are intangible cultural property belonging to tribes … Continue Reading

Digital Exhaustion

When someone purchases a book they have an immediate understanding of what they can do with it. They … Continue Reading

Ground Control to Major Tom: This is Your Lawyer Speaking

Ground Control to Major Tom: This is Your Lawyer Speaking What laws apply in space? Gabriel is an … Continue Reading

New Technology and Warfare: A Conversation with John Yoo

In 2005, the U.S. and Israel allegedly used a computer virus (Stuxnet) to hobble the Iranian nuclear program. The U.S. … Continue Reading

Video Games and the Law

Video Games and the Law How does the law handle the latest video games? Niko Plassaras is a … Continue Reading

GDPR: Harmonization or Fragmentation? Applicable Law Problems in EU Data Protection Law

Katie Nolan EU data privacy law is currently undergoing a regime change. The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), … Continue Reading

Immersive Advertising: Is the Law Equipped to Deal with the Next Pokémon GO?

Anushree Gupta Imagine a Hyper-Reality scenario, where boundaries between our physical and virtual realities are extremely blurry. A … Continue Reading

Shussh and Save Your IP: Trade Secret Law with Matt Caplan

Matt Caplan, a partner at Cooley LLP, and our hosts (Tony Bedel ’18 and Chante Eliaszadeh ’20) discuss … Continue Reading

Do Robots Dream of Electric IP?

 Can a robot get a copyright for its works? If not who owns the property? It would have … Continue Reading

Disparaging the Disparagement Clause: Simon Tam

Special Thanks to the Berkeley Law chapter of the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy for assistance with … Continue Reading