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Professor Mark McKenna was quoted in several sources and articles on the trademark of Dumb Starbucks

Professor Mark McKenna was quoted in several sources and articles on the trademark of Dumb Starbucks.

  • “Fair use” can protect parodies of copyright material, but a trademark such as the logo has different protections that Dumb Starbucks may well be violating, said Mark McKenna, a trademark law expert at the University of Notre Dame. Like others, McKenna suspects the store is a publicity stunt — but for what, he could only guess. – AP via Washington Post

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Professor Dan Kelly Presents at Several Conferences and Workshops

Professor Dan Kelly has presented at several conferences and workshops in September and October including:

“Restricting Testamentary Freedom: Ex Ante Versus Ex Post Justifications” at the Georgetown Law and Economics Workshop on October 25, 2013.

“Allocating Property at Death: A Comparative Institutional Analysis of Succession Law” at the Notre Dame Law and Economics Workshop on October 14, 2013.…

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Professor Dan Kelly Presents at Conferences in Taiwan

Professor Dan Kelly was invited to the Taiwan Law and Economic Analysis Conference and presented “Allocating Property at Death: A Comparative Institutional Analysis of Succession Law,” Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, August 7, 2013 and “Dividing Possessory Rights,” Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, August 6, 2013.…

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Professor Cremers Presents Research

Professor Cremers’ presented his research in May at the following:
Institute for Quantitative Research (Q-group) Spring seminar, Palm Beach, Florida; Society for Financial Studies (SFS) Finance Cavalcade, University of Miami, Florida; and Institute for Private Investors’ (IPI

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