Community Events

Community Events

These events are worth checking out!

Peter Maguire
Monday, October 6, 2014
Location: Occidental College

3pm Johnson 201: Coffee Talk “Never a Dull Moment: War Criminals, Smugglers, and Surfers”

7:15 pm, Johnson 203: “The Rise and Fall of International Criminal Law” 

Peter Maguire, PhD, is the author of three Columbia University Press Books: Law and War: International Law and American History, Facing Death in Cambodia, and Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade. He is a historian and former war-crimes investigator whose works have been widely published. He taught law and war theory at Columbia and Bard College where he served as a trustee. 

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Strings and Serpents
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Location: REDCAT, Los Angeles

A performance featuring jazz pianists, Japanese koto players and animation inspired by the myth of the Rainbow Serpent.  

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US-China IP Summit
Friday, November 7, 2014
Location: 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.

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