ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Albany Law School will present a
two- day interdisciplinary conference on the "Impact of Technological
Change on the Creation, Dissemination and Protection of Intellectual
Property" on Oct. 26- 28, 2006, at The Cornell Club, New York, N.Y.
Panelists from the academic and legal communities will examine
Intellectual Property issues while challenging the fundamental principles
of Copyright Law and the pressing legal issues surrounding them. The
distinguished group of 35 speakers is truly international and inter-
disciplinary including recognized experts in their fields from throughout
the United States as well as England, Scotland, Germany, Israel, Australia
and New Zealand.
The conference director, Sheldon W. Halpern, the Hon. Harold R. Tyler
Jr. Chair in Law and Technology at Albany Law School, has organized several
interdisciplinary conferences exploring the impact of technology and
intellectual property law on the creation, dissemination and protection of
intellectual property. In addition to law professors and attorneys, the
international conferences attract a range of academic and other
professionals from technology and the arts.
Underwriters and sponsors include the New York IP Law Association,
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, Winston & Strawn LLP and Kluwer Law
To register, contact Tammy Weinman at (518) 445-3210 or
firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.albanylaw.edu/ip. Attendees can receive
14 CLE credits.
About Albany Law School
ALBANY LAW SCHOOL is a small, independent private school in the heart
of New York State's capital since 1851. As the oldest independent law
school in the nation and the oldest in New York, the institution offers
students an innovative, rigorous curriculum taught by a committed faculty.
Several nationally recognized programs --including the Government Law
Center and the Albany Law Clinic and Justice Center -- provide
opportunities for students to apply classroom learning. Students have
access to New York's highest court, federal courts and the state
legislature, as well as a thriving tech-based economy, leading to an
employment rate for graduates well above the national average for law
schools for the past 25 years. www.albanylaw.edu.
SOURCE Albany Law School