Australian Intellectual Property Journal
Thomson Reuters is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Dianne Nicol as the new Co-General Editor for the Australian Intellectual Property Journal. Dianne is a professor of law and Chair of Academic Senate at the University of Tasmania, and is director of the Centre for Law and Genetics (CLG), which is housed in the Law Faculty. Dianne’s research at the CLG particularly focuses on the legal and social issues associated with the commercialisation of genetic knowledge and patenting of genetic inventions. In addition to being a member of the Australian Health Ethics Committee and the Embryo Research Licensing Committee at the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council from 2015 to 2018, she has also been involved in the Gene Technology Ethics and Community Consultative Committee of the Office of the Gene Technology Regulator. She is a fellow of the Australian Academy of Law.
Thomson Reuters also warmly welcomes the return of Professor David Brennan as co-General Editor on AIPJ. David is a Visiting Academic at the University of Technology Sydney and currently teaches copyright law at Monash University. Formerly a professor of patent law at Oxford University, he specialises in the fields of patent and copyright law, with a particular focus on their connections with contracts, property, restitution, international and trade law. David served as General Editor from 2007 to 2012 prior to Professor David Lindsay taking on the role.
Are you a postgraduate student or were you a postgraduate student in the last few year? Do you have an essay on any topic relating to intellectual property (with some tie-in with Australia)?
If yes, you have to be in it to win it, so submit your entry now.
Thomson Reuters and the General Editor of the Australian Intellectual Property Journal (AIPJ) would like to announce the launch of the 2012 Intellectual Property Law Graduate Essay Competition. Prizes include $1,000 cash and publication of your essay in the AIPJ. Entries close on 30 November 2012, so start writing!
Thomson Reuters and the General Editor of the Australian Intellectual Property Journal, Associate Professor David Brennan, are pleased to announce that Tyrone Berger is the winner of the inaugural intellectual property law essay competition.
If you were planning on submitting an essay for the Australian Intellectual Property Journal essay competition, you better hurry!
Today is the last day for entries!