MIPLC alumni score big at ATRIP Essay Competition

The International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP) awarded the 1st Prize to Dr. João Pedro Quintais, originally from Portugal, MIPLC alumnus of 2010/11. João now works at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

The 3rd prize was also awarded to an MIPLC graduate, Dr. Sunimal Mendis (2008/09), originally from Sri Lanka, who now works at the Law School of Sciences Po in Paris.

For more information, please refer to: atrip.org/essays/.

An extended version of the winning piece was recently published in the Journal of World Intellectual Property: Quintais JP. Untangling the hyperlinking web: In search of the online right of communication to the public. J World Intellect Prop. 2018;1–36. https://doi.org/10.1111/jwip.12107.
A pre-print is also available on SSRN - https://ssrn.com/abstract=3199733.