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Intellectual Property Research Needs to Take a Broader View of How Patents Affect the Public Interest

School of Public Policy Professor Shobita Parthasarath researches about intellectual property and society, and she advocates for expanding research on patents and intellectual property related to innovation. April 17, 2020. #5mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Law


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BP paid a steep price for the Gulf oil spill but for the US a decade later, it’s business as usual

Michigan Law professor David M. Uhlman discusses the BP oil spill and the lack of awareness Americans still have for reducing the nation's dependence on fossil fuels. April 23, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #EnvironmentandSustainability #Business #Law #Sustainability #Energy #FossilFuels #DavidMUhlman ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Wolfers Challenges U.S. Business Who Seek Immunity from Coronavirus Lawsuits

U-M Ford School of Public Policy Professor Justin Wolfers challenges the calls by U.S. businesses for COVID-19 related immunity from liability, saying businesses need to be held accountable for maintaining proper and safe working conditions for employees. April 27, 2020. #5mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Business #Law #Safety #Economics #COVID-19 ​​​​​​​​​​


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Future Associates Receive Priceless Legal Advice at Michigan Law Pogue Panel

Michigan Law hosted the Pogue Panel which presented three alumni who are prominent law firm leaders. They shared strategies for success during the first few years of a law career. March 25, 2020. # #Law #web-article #MichiganLaw #Career #Resource #PoguePanel ​​​​​​​


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Community Enterprise Clinic: Legal Help that Empowers Communities

Michigan Law's Community Enterprise Clinic provides transactional legal help to nonprofit and community based-organizations, social enterprises, and neighborhood-based small businesses in Detroit. April 3, 2020. # #Law #web-article #MichiganLaw #Society #Business #Detroit #Community #LoriAtherton ​​​​​​​​​


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What Removing Legal Threat to Research that Exposes Online Discrimination Means

U-M Professor of Information and Director of the Center for Ethics, Society, and Computing Christian Sandvig discusses how a federal court has cleared the way to investigate businesses for online discrimination. April 3, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Government/Politics #Society #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Law #Research #Business #Discrimination


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A Past Connection to a Rival Can Hurt Rather Than Help

Michigan Ross Professors Jose Uribe and Maxim Sytch find that lawyers and other professionals with history working for a competitor bring a "liability of past collaboration," producing more conflicts than solutions for a company. February 20, 2020. #<5min #Business #Business #Workplace #Law


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Barbara McQuade: Humility, Determination, Inspiration

U-M Law Professor Barbara McQuade discusses her career journey from being a sports reporter, to a U.S. attorney, to professor, and finally to a national television contributor. February 6, 2020. #15-30-mins #universityofmichigan-other #podcast #MichiganNews #Career #GovernmentandPolitics #Law #Government #BarbaraMcQuade ​​​​​​​​​


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Chief Justice Bridget McCormack, Len Niehoff and John de Lancie: Theater of Justice

STAMPS Speaker Series hosted Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Bridget McCormack, legal scholar and practitioner Len Niehoff, and acclaimed actor John de Lancie to discuss law and performing arts, and how they are intertwined. February 3, 2020. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #video #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #GovernmentandPolitics #Law #PerformingArts #Courtroom ​​​​​​​​​


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Social Media's Impact on the Law

R. Stanton Jones, U-M Alumni and Partner at Arnold and Porter law firm in Washington D.C. discusses how social media has affected and changed social justice cases in the United States. January 31, 2020. #<5min #Information #video #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #SocialJustice #SocialMedia #Law