Speaking Engagements

2020 Speaking Engagements

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, University of Richmond Synopsis
The Synopsis: USPTO v. Booking.com
July 2, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, CPIP & Lemelson Center Event
Patents on Life: Diamond v. Chakrabarty at 40
June 17, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Panelist, NVTC Impact AI Conference
Protecting AI Inventions: Current Issues and Best Practices
June 18, 2020

Erika Lietzan
Panelist, Federalist Society COVID-19 & the Law Conference
Regulation or “Don’t Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste”
June 12, 2020

Sandra Aistars
Speaker, Twenty Thousand Hertz Podcast
Copyrights & Wrongs
June 10, 2020

Jonathan Barnett
Speaker, Hudson Institute
Patents and Economic Development: Examining the Success of the Patent Tigers
June 1, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Panelist, CHHS COVID 19 Webinar Series
Weighing the Decision to Safely ‘Reopen’ Northern Virginia
May 28, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, WBAL NewsRadio
How to Avoid Another Great Depression Through a Developmentally Layered Reopening of the Economy
April 30, 2020

Erika Lietzan
Speaker, Wake Forest Isolated by the Law Symposium
How Will FDA Regulate Drugs and Devices for COVID-19?
April 18, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Scalia Law Admitted Students Event
Cannabis: Creating a New Regulated Economy
April 2020

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Akron Law IP & Technology Law Association Event
Copyright and Social Justice: How the “Blurred Lines” Case Brought Overdue Recognition for African American Artists
April 7, 2020

Ted Sichelman
Speaker, UW Law Discovery Podcast
Determining the Indeterminate
April 6, 2020

Eric Priest
Moderator, UC Berkeley Chinese Legal Reform Conference
Innovation and Intellectual Property Protection
March 16, 2020

Devlin Hartline
Presiding Officer, 15th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute
Afternoon Sessions
March 12, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Mason Law Clinic @BizLaunch
Protecting What You Build: Intellectual Property as the Entrepreneur’s Core Asset
March 3, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Panelist, IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia Conference
What Are Current, Relevant, and Impactful Research Topics?
February 29, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Presenter, IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia Conference
Data Protection and Intellectual Property Rights
February 28, 2020

Sean O’Connor
Panelist, IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia Conference
The Impact of IP and Innovation Scholarship on Policy Making
February 27, 2020

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, Federalist Society Podcast
The New DOJ-USPTO-NIST Policy Statement on Remedies for Infringement of Standard-Essential Patents
February 18, 2020

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, Federalist Society Teleforum
Litigation Update: FTC v. Qualcomm
February 12, 2020

Mark Schultz
Panelist, Akron Law Event
Technology Transactions
February 10, 2020

Sandra Aistars
Panelist, USCO Copyright in the Age of AI Conference
AI and the Visual Arts
February 5, 2020

Mark Schultz
Speaker, Akron Law Winter Institute 2020
Cybersecurity Law: An Introduction to an Emerging Field
February 5, 2020

Sandra Aistars
Speaker, 2020 CMPA Convention
Elwyn Raymer Retirement
February 6, 2020

Kristen Osenga
Panelist, Classical Liberal Institute & Hoover Institution Event
Innovation Capital: The Organizational Logic of Intellectual Property
January 2020


2019 Speaking Engagements

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Tsinghua University School of Law Event
Music Law
December 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, JIPA Seminar
The History of Mason and the Innovation Law Clinic
November 25, 2019

Kevin Madigan
Speaker, JIPA Seminar
The History and Mission of CPIP
November 25, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, JETRO 53rd IPG Seminar
The Innovation Law Clinic: Partners in Tech Commercialization
November 22, 2019

Eric Claeys
Panelist, 2019 National Lawyers Convention
Originalism and Constitutional Property Rights Jurisprudence
November 16, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Seoul Copyright Attorneys
The New Music Economy: Data + Experiences
November 8, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Seoul National University
Complex Nature of Music Compositions for Copyright Litigation
November 8, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Seoul National University
IP and Ethics in AI-Based Biomedical Research
November 7, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Mason Korea Distinguished Lecture Series
AI and IP: Who Owns What Non-Humans Create?
November 6, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, Federalist Society Video
Public Piracy of Private Property? Allen v. Cooper [Fourth Branch]
November 4, 2019

Erika Lietzan
Speaker, Akron Law IPTLA Event
The Assault on Drug Patents
October 28, 2019

Devlin Hartline
Speaker, Zhejiang Provincial Administration for Market Regulation Event
Protecting Brands in a Modern Economy
October 28, 2019

Sandra Aistars
Speaker, Zhejiang Provincial Administration for Market Regulation Event
Private Ordering in Copyright Enforcement
October 28, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Japanese Intellectual Property Association
Scalia Law, IP, and CPIP
October 25, 2019

Kevin Madigan
Speaker, Japanese Intellectual Property Association
Scalia Law, IP, and CPIP
October 25, 2019

Erika Lietzan
Panelist, TAMU Law Pharm 2019 Symposium
History and Role of the Orange Book in Drug Product Selection
October 25, 2019

Mark Schultz
Panelist, WTO Public Forum 2019
Adapting Trade Secret Protection to a Changing World
October 10, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Scalia Law School Wine & Cheese
Cannabis: Creating a New Regulated Industry
October 9, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, LEC Symposium on the Law & Economics of Marijuana Legalization
Lessons Learned: Experiences from Early Legalization Adopters
October 8, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, LEC Symposium on the Law & Economics of Marijuana Legalization
Fundamentals of the Marijuana Economy
October 7, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Moderator, LEC Symposium on the Law & Economics of Marijuana Legalization
Consumer Protection in a Quasi-Legal Market
October 7, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, Fifth Annual IP Mosaic Conference
IP and Social Justice: Why Pre-1980s Pop Compositions Should Not Be Limited to Copyright Registration Deposit Copies
October 5, 2019

Sandra Aistars
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Fall Conference
Realizing the Value of Ideas
October 4, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Panelist, CPIP 2019 Fall Conference
Price Controls in the Creative & Innovation Industries
October 4, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Panelist, CPIP 2019 Fall Conference
Price Controls in the Creative & Innovation Industries
October 4, 2019

Kevin Madigan
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Fall Conference
The Commercial Function of IP
October 4, 2019

Eric Priest
Panelist, CPIP 2019 Fall Conference
The Commercial Function of IP
October 4, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, Patent Masters Symposium
Balance, Transparency & Reasonableness: Converging Approaches to SEP Licenses and FRAND Royalties
September 11, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
The Roots of IP as a Response to Urbanization in Early Modern Europe
July 25, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Strategic Behavior and Feedback Loops in Altering Standard Setting Organizations’ IP Policies
July 25, 2019

Mark Schultz
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Copyright & Cultural Appropriation
July 25, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Hot Topics in High-Tech Innovation: Policy & Legal Issues in Standardization
July 25, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Real-World Insights from Innovators & Creators
July 25, 2019

Kevin Madigan
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Policy & Commercial Impact of Internet Media Companies
July 24, 2019

Jonathan Barnett
Speaker, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Antitrust Overreach: Undoing Cooperative Standardization in the Digital Economy
July 24, 2019

Mark Schultz
Speaker, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
The Market for Performance Rights in Sound Recordings: Bargaining in the Shadow of Compulsory Licensing
July 23, 2019

Devlin Hartline
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
The Internet is Already Broken: Securing Accountability & Protection of Creators’ Rights
July 23, 2019

Kevin Madigan
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
Moving Forward with 101 Patent Eligibility
July 23, 2019

Eric Priest
Speaker, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
The Author as Entrepreneur
July 23, 2019

Jonathan Barnett
Moderator, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
The Stifling of the Innovation & Creative Industries: Shared Concerns over Price Controls
July 23, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Panelist, CPIP 2019 Summer Institute
The Stifling of the Innovation & Creative Industries: Shared Concerns over Price Controls
July 23, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, USPTO Copyright Seminar 2019
Music Licensing
July 19, 2019

Devlin Hartline
Speaker, USPTO Copyright Seminar 2019
DMCA Twenty Years Later
July 18, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, University of Richmond Synopsis
The Synopsis: Iancu v. Brunetti, 2019
July 1, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, CEIPI/WIPO/INPI Advanced Training Course
Workshop: Setting Up a Technology Transfer Office, Including in Universities
June 20, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, CEIPI/WIPO/INPI Advanced Training Course
New Approaches to University Innovation, Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship
June 20, 2019

Kevin Madigan
Moderator, 2019 Copyright Society Annual Meeting
Reclaiming Rights Under Section 203: Who Can Play the Terminator?
June 10, 2019

Erika Lietzan
Speaker, Stanford Law and the Biosciences Workshop
Access Before Evidence and the Price of FDA’s New Drug Authorities
May 6, 2019

Erika Lietzan
Speaker, FDLI Annual Conference
Top Cases in Food and Drug Law
May 3, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, 2019 Fordham IP Conference
Can the Music Modernization Act’s Database Actually Solve the Music Licensing Problem?
April 26, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Moderator, 2019 Fordham IP Conference
Patent Potpourri
April 26, 2019

Devlin Hartline
Speaker, 2019 Fordham IP Conference
Twenty Years Later, DMCA More Broken Than Ever
April 25, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Panelist, Federalist Society Teleforum
The Songwriting Industry and Antitrust Consent Decrees
April 25, 2019

Erika Lietzan
Speaker, Mason Law & Economics Center Symposium
The Hatch-Waxman Act and Generic Drugs
April 14, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, 2nd Annual Intellectual Property Scholarship Redux Conference
Patent-Eligible Subject Matter
April 12, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, Federalist Society Video
Iancu v. Brunetti [SCOTUSbrief]
April 12, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Speaker, IBM Event
Patent Policy
April 9, 2019

Devlin Hartline
Speaker, U.S. Copyright Office Roundtable
Section 512 Study
April 8, 2019

Sean O’Connor
Speaker, McGeorge Changing Regulation of Pharmaceuticals Conference
Drug Cost and Access
April 6, 2019

Chris Holman
Speaker, McGeorge Changing Regulation of Pharmaceuticals Conference
Drug Cost and Access
April 6, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Speaker, USPTO Panel
Technology’s Role in U.S. History
March 28, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Speaker, JMLS IP Lecture Series
Whither Oil States?: The Future of Patents as Property Rights
March 27, 2019

Jonathan Barnett
Panelist, LeadershIP 2019
The IP Policy Landscape: US and the World
March 26, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Panelist, LeadershIP 2019
The IP Policy Landscape: US and the World
March 26, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Moderator, IPLS Federal Circuit Panel
The Role the Federal Circuit Plays in Shaping IP Law
March 20, 2019

Ted Sichelman
Panelist, USC Gould Reforming Patent Reform Conference
Did eBay v. MercExchange Go Too Far?
February 22, 2019

Adam Mossoff
Panelist, USC Gould Reforming Patent Reform Conference
Did eBay v. MercExchange Go Too Far?
February 22, 2019

Chris Katopis
Speaker, GW Law IP Writing Seminar
IP Policy and Congress
February 13, 2019

Eric Priest
Moderator, 3rd Annual Oregon Sports and Entertainment Conference
Music in the Digital Age
February 9, 2019

Jonathan Barnett
Speaker, Federalist Society Teleforum
Dispatches from the Patent Wars: The High-Stakes Battle Between Qualcomm and Apple
January 11, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Moderator, Federalist Society Teleforum
Dispatches from the Patent Wars: The High-Stakes Battle Between Qualcomm and Apple
January 11, 2019

Kristen Osenga
Speaker, 2019 AALS Annual Meeting
The Realpolitik of Intellectual Property
January 6, 2019


Past Speaking Engagements