Kernochan Center for Law,
Media and the Arts
The Kernochan Center for Law, Media and the Arts was established to contribute to a broader understanding of the legal aspects of creative works of authorship, including their dissemination and use.
Spring IP Speaker Series continues Tues., Feb. 23, 12pm, JGH 101
Oracle v. Google: What is the Scope of Copyright Protection in a Computer Program?
In 2014 the Federal Circuit held that certain nonliteral aspects of Oracle’s software programs were protected by copyright, and infringed by Google. The Supreme Court denied cert. last year. What does this case say about the scope of copyright protection for computer programs?
Speakers: Emery Simon, Business Software Alliance (BSA) and Jonathan Band, Jonathan Band PLLC
For full Speaker Series schedule, please click here.
March 24, 2016: Best-Selling Author Brad Meltzer to deliver 29th Annual Manges Lecture
News from the Kernochan Center:
January 2016: Jane Ginsburg teaches international copyright at the University of Lyon and US Copyright Law at University of Paris I
December 16, 2015: Jane Ginsburg speaks at University catholique de Louvain on policing on-line platforms.
December 8-9, 2015: Jane Ginsburg participates in conference at Tel Aviv University on Oxford University Press's upcoming IP Handbook
December 3, 2015: June Besek Speaks on Copyright Society panel on Termination.
December 1, 2015: Jane Ginsburg submits Comments on Draft of Proposed ALI Restatement of Copyright
November 2015: Jane Ginsburg is a CIPIL Fellow and Visitor to the Faculty of Law at the University of Cambridge, lecturing on International Copyright
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