Networking Opportunities

Current Event Series

Bucerius IP Lecture Series

Young Scholars IP Lecture Series

Past Event Series

IP Conferences

Bucerius IP Conference 2014

Bucerius IP Conference 2014

Third academic conference of the Bucerius IP Center on "Enhancing and Protecting Brand Value in the Global Marketplace"

Bucerius IP Conference 2013

Bucerius IP Conference 2013

Second academic conference of the Bucerius IP Center on "Innovation, Competition and Collaboration"

Bucerius IP Conference 2012

Bucerius IP Conference 2012

Inauguration of the Center for Transnational IP, Media and Technology Law and Policy at Bucerius Law School

U.S. Lecture Series

  • January 24, 2012 in Palo Alto (at DLA Piper):
    "Getting Closer? Patent Differences between the U.S. and the EU Post-Patent Reform"
    Tim Lohse (DLA Piper), Dr. Julia Schönbohm (DLA Piper), Brent Yamashita (DLA Piper) and Professor Dr. Dana Beldiman (Bucerius Law School / Moderation)
  • November 4, 2010 in Los Angeles (at DLA Piper):
    "The Entertainment Industry and the New Technology Paradigm"
    J. D. Harriman (DLA Piper), Dr. Julia M. Hohl (Warner Bros.) and Dr. Dana Beldiman (UC Hastings College of the Law / Moderation)
  • June 22, 2010 in Palo Alto (at DLA Piper):
    "Software Patenting - Perspectives from the U.S. and Europe"
    David L. Alberti (DLA Piper), John D. Kinton (DLA Piper), Dr. Julia Schönbohm (DLA Piper) and B. J. Watrous (Hewlett Packard / Moderation)
  • May 5, 2010 in New York (at the German House):
    "How Effective is the Current Patent System for Global Technological Innovation? Perspectives from the U.S. and Europe"
    Peter J. Esser (Representative of German Industry & Trade), Professor Myles W. Jackson (New York University), Dr. Regina Oertel (RWTH Aachen) and Dr. Dana Beldiman (UC Hastings College of the Law / Moderation)
  • April 12, 2010 in New York (at DLA Piper):
    "IP & Media Law - Who Owns Information and for how Long?"
    Dr. Dana Beldiman (UC Hastings College of the Law), Andrew L. Deutsch (DLA Piper) and Laura Malone (The Associated Press)

Lunchtime Lecture Series

  • November 6, 2015:
    "Using Competition and IP Law to Foster Innovation"
    Professor Dr. Fabiano Teodoro de Rezende Lara (Federal University of Minas Gerais)
  • February 29, 2012:
    "ACTA - An Opportunity for Innovation in Germany?" (in German)
    Professor Dr. Axel Metzger (University of Hanover)
  • October 5, 2011:
    "Intellectual Property Rights - Should Professors and Peasants Evade them?"
    Professor Robert D. Cooter (Berkeley School of Law)
  • May 26, 2010:
    "Private among Friends - Facebook, Google and Data Protection" (in German)
    Professor Dr. Rainer Erd (Schmalz Rechtsanwälte)

Bucerius Alumni IP Lecture Series

  • September 24, 2019:
    "Upload Filter - The End of the Internet as We Know it?" (in German)
    Dr. Martin Bittner (Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection; LL.B. Alumnus 2005); Professor Dr. Linda Kuschel (Bucerius Law School); Professor Dr. Benjamin Raue (University of Trier; LL.B. Alumnus 2002) and Dr. Sebastian Rengshausen (Unverzagt von Have)
  • January 15, 2015:
    "Wikipedia - Sued by Germans" (in German)
    Dr. Ansgar Koreng (JBB Rechtsanwälte) and Lukas Mezger (Wikimedia Germany e.V.; LL.B. Alumnus 2006)
  • December 3, 2013:
    "Foundations of Data Protection Law in the U.S. and Europe"
    Jeremiah Posedel (Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP; International Program Alumnus 2006) and Paul Voigt (Taylor Wessing)

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Academic Programming

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Your Contact

Karsten Windler, LL.B.

Executive Director