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Professorship for Intellectual Property

The professorship for intellectual property at ETH Zurich is is part of the Center for Law & Economics within the Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences at ETH Zurich. The professorship focuses on interdisciplinary research in the areas of intellectual property law, law of emerging technologies (in particular cyberlaw and biotechnology law), telecommunications law, and antitrust law, as well as on general (behavioral) law and economics research. Through research projects, workshops and teaching activities, the professorship participates in the international discourse in the areas mentioned. It co-organizes the Workshop & Lecture Series on the Law & Economics of Innovation, which regularly brings leading internationally well-known experts from all over the world to Zurich.

News

15.08.2016

"3D Printing, IP and Innovation Policy” by Stefan Bechtold published

The article “3D Printing, Intellectual Property and Innovation Policy” by Prof. Stefan Bechtold has been published in the August 2016 issue the International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law. The article analyzes the role intellectual property has played in the development of 3D printing and assesses the implications for innovation policy in general. Read more 

27.06.2016

ETH Zurich is hiring two law professors!

ETH Zurich is currently looking for two new law professors with an interdisciplinary orientation (one tenured and one tenure-track position). They will conduct research in one of the following areas: law & technology; law, finance & risk; law, institutions & governance; or law & behaviour. Their research methodology should lie at the intersection of law and social science (law and economics, law and political science, law and psychology, etc.). Read more 

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Research

For information about research at the Professorship for Intellectual Property go to Research

Events

20 September 2016, Lecture

Workshop and Lecture Series on the Law & Economics of Innovation - TBA

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21 September 2016, Workshop

Workshop and Lecture Series on the Law & Economics of Innovation - TBA

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28 September 2016, Workshop

Workshop and Lecture Series in Law & Finance - Disclosures, Rollover Risk, and Debt Runs

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4 October 2016, Lecture

Workshop and Lecture Series on the Law & Economics of Innovation - TBA

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5 October 2016, Workshop

Workshop and Lecture Series on the Law & Economics of Innovation - TBA

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24.08.2016
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