CFP: Summer 2020 Junior Intellectual Property Scholars (JIPSA) Workshop (Univ. of Montana Law)

Call for Papers:  Summer 2020 Junior Intellectual Property Scholars (JIPSA) Workshop

Thursday–Friday, June 11–12, 2020
University of Montana
Alexander Blewett III School of Law
32 Campus Drive
Missoula, Montana 59812


  • Abstract Submission Deadline:  Friday, April 10, 2020
  • Contact:  Cathay Smith, University of Montana (


The next JIPSA workshop will be held at the University of Montana Blewett School of Law in Missoula, Montana on Thursday and Friday, June 11-12, 2020.  The workshop offers a friendly and informal environment for junior faculty to share and discuss their IP scholarship, including early-stage ideas or full drafts.  JIPSA workshops are open to any IP scholar who has held a full-time academic position for 7 years or less (not counting time as a VAP or fellow), or VAPs, fellows, other IP scholars who have accepted a full-time academic position beginning in the fall.

To be added to the JIPSA email list, please reach out to JIPSA co-chairs Alex Roberts ( and Nicholson Price (

If you are interested in attending the JIPSA Workshop at Montana this June, please email me ( by April 10, 2020 so that I can include you on future emails.

I hope you will consider joining us in beautiful Missoula in June!