US-China IP Summit

Friday, November 7, 2014
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles 

The 3rd US-China IP Conference will bring together senior policymakers, academics and international practitioners from China and the U.S. to discuss five important topics:  (1) Revisions to the US and Chinese Copyright Law; (2) IP issues related to the entertainment industry; (3) Role of specialized IP courts; (4) Updates on patent and trade secrets legislation and protection; and (5) Challenges and strategies in cross-border IP enforcement. 

The conference is an annual event co-hosted by Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, Berkeley Center for Law and Technology and China Renmin University IP Academy.  Loyola Law School is proud to be the hosting site for the 2014 US-China IP Conference.

The conference draws professionals from business, legal and entertainment industries who want to hear from prominent speakers and experts from both the US and China about cutting edge intellectual property and related issues.  Optional: Four hours of MCLE available. Loyola Law School, Los Angeles is a State Bar MCLE-approved provider. SCHEDULE


$100- General Public & Attorneys 

$50- Government Workers, Non-profits, & Academics 
$25 - Non-LLS Students  
Free for current LLS students 

$9 on-campus parking


Jeffery Atik Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Stacey Byrnes  Senior Vice President, NBC Universal
Colleen V. Chien White House Office of Science and Technology Policy 
CHENG Yongshun Former Chinese IP Judge & Senior Counsel, LexField Law Offices 
Mark Cohen United States Patent and Trademark Office
Jay Dougherty Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Terry Fisher Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Victor Gold Dean, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Hon. Judge Andrew J. Guilford  United States District Court, Central District of California    
GUO He China Renmin University
HUANG Wushuang Professor of Law, East China University of Political Science and Law  
Ronald Johnston Senior Litigation Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
Raymond A. Kurz Partner, Hogan Lovells 
Mary LaFrance Professor of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
LIU Chuntian Dean, China Renmin University Intellectual Property
LIU Ping Deputy Director-General of Music Copyright Society of China
Zheng Liu Of Counsel, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
LUO Li Professor, China Renmin University
MA Yide Beijing Zhongguancun IP Research Institute
MA Xiaogang  Partner, Hylands Law Firm
Karl Manheim Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Robert Merges Professor of Law, Berkeley Law School
David Nimmer Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law 
Seagull Song Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Maria Strong Senior Counsel for Policy & International Affairs, United States
Copyright Office
Marketa Trimble Professor of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
David Wang Partner, Winston & Strawn
YIN Xintian Former Director-General of Legal Affairs Department at SIPO
YU Jun Professor of Law, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
Peter Yu Professor of Law, Drake Law School
ZHANG Ping Peking University Law School


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