Essays

The ATRIP Essay Contest is endorsed by FICPI
Fèdération Internationale des Conseils en Propriéte Intellectuelle
International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys

8/14/2014 | ATRIP ESSAY COMPETITION 2014

ATRIP ESSAY COMPETITION 2014 FOR YOUNG RESEARCHERS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW ATRIP's Executive Committee is proud to launch its yearly essay competition for young researchers in Intellectual Property Law.

  1. Download instructions (.pdf) | here.

1/16/2014 | Essay Competition 2013

Annoncement of winners.

  1. Barbara Lauriat | Revisiting the Royal Commission on Copyright
  2. Jessica Lai | Māori Traditional Knowledge and New Zealand Patent Law: The 2013 Act and the Dawn of a New Era?
  3. Alexandre Quiquerez | IP holding companies: perfect match or liaisons dangereuses between tax law and IP law?

1/8/2013 | Essay Competition 2012

Annoncement of winners.

  1. Begoña Otero | Compelling to disclose software interoperable information: A risk for innovation or a balanced solution?
  2. Lena Schickl | Protection of industrial design in the US and in the EU - Different concepts or different labels?
  3. Katarzyna Gracz | Bridging the gaps between the social and legal norms concerning protection of intellectual and artistic creations

6/12/2012 | Essay Competition 2012

ATRIP's Executive Committee is proud to launch its yearly essay competition for young researchers in Intellectual Property Law.

  1. Essay | Competition

12/29/2011 | Essay Competition 2011

Annoncement of winners.

  1. Carl Mair | OPENNESS, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND STANDARDIZATION IN THE EUROPEAN ICT SECTOR
  2. Xinbo Li | IP Protection of Fashion Design— To Be or Not To Be, That Is the Question
  3. Brian Pelanda | AMBUSH MARKETING: DISSECTING THE DISCOURSE

12/21/2010 | Essay Competition 2010

Annoncement of winners.

  1. Rita Matulionyte | Law Applicable to Online Infringements in CLIP and ALI Proposals: A Rebalance of Interests Needed?
  2. Roberto d’Erme | SUSTAINABLE HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: why PATENTS are the PARAMOUNT
  3. A.M. Ploman | Copyright in the future and the implications of file sharing services such as The Pirate Bay

11/12/2009 | Essay Competition 2009

Announcement of winners.

  1. Daryl Lim | Misconduct in Standard Setting
  2. Andrea Wechsler | The Quest for Balance in Intellectual Property Law
  3. Sa Yu | Political Privilege, Legal Right, or Public Policy Tool?

10/16/2008 | Essay Competition 2008

Announcement of winners.

  1. J. Sai Deepak | The Elusive Quest for the Definition of Obviousness - Patent Law's Holy Grail
  2. Ella O' Sullivan | Article 53(a) EPC and the patentability of animals
  3. Robert D. Gantz | Recent Changes in Research Collaboration in Patents

11/13/2007 | Essay Competition 2007

Announcement of winners.

  1. Shamnad Basheer | The “GLIVEC” Patent Saga
  2. Claudia Schmidt | Is Copyright Protection Necessary to Promote Innovation?
  3. Maciej Barczewski | The Dusk of Digital Rights Management?