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Doris Estelle Long

Doris Estelle Long

Professor
Director, Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law
The John Marshall Law School
315 South Plymouth Court
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: 312.360.2651
Email: 7long@jmls.edu
Office: P 1613

BA, summa cum laude, Ithaca College
JD, cum laude, Cornell Law School

Column: Global IP

Scholarship | Full-Text Publications | SSRN Publications | Presentations

Doris Estelle Long is a Professor of Law, Director of the Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law, and Chair of the Intellectual Property, Information Technology and Privacy Group at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois. She specializes in international intellectual property law, and has lectured in the areas of intellectual property, international art, e-commerce, culture, technology, information security and innovation at conferences through-out the United States and in over 30 countries on five continents. She has also been actively involved in training intellectual property enforcement officials and has served as a consultant on IPR protection issues and enforcement matters for diverse U.S. and foreign government agencies. Her current research projects focus on international harmonization processes, alternative narratives of protection, and the intersections between intellectual property, information security, culture and technology.

In 2000 Professor Long, while on leave from John Marshall, served as an attorney advisor in the Office of Legislative and International Affairs of the US Patent and Trademark Office where she helped negotiate the IPR Enforcement Sections of the Jordan Free Trade Agreement (among others), participated in various bilateral consultations, and had responsibility for international IP enforcement issues, including TRIPS compliance, and WTO accessions. She has taught in nine countries, including serving as a Fulbright Professor at Jiao Tung University in Shanghai, and as a Visiting Professor at Michigan State University School of Law.

Professor Long is the author of numerous books and articles in the area of intellectual property law, and a monthly columnist on international intellectual property law for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Among her recent articles are Deviant Globalization: The Next Step in the Multilateral Protection of Intellectual Property; Rebooting Trademarks for the 21st Century; Dissonant Harmonization: Limitations on Cash 'n Carry Creativity; Strategies for Securing the Cyber Safety Net Against Terrorists; Traditional Knowledge and the Fight for the Public Domain; and Crossing the Innovation Divide.

Before joining the faculty of The John Marshall Law School, Professor Long was an attorney with the Washington, D.C. law firms of Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn, and Howrey and Simon where she specialized in the areas of intellectual property, unfair competition, entertainment, computer, antitrust and commercial law. Professor Long is a graduate of Ithaca College, B.A. summa cum laude, Cornell Law School, J.D., cum laude, and holds an Executive Education Certificate from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University in Science, Technology and Innovation Policy.

Full Curriculum Vitae

Scholarship

Intellectual Property Law and Policy (LexisNexis Publishing Co, forthcoming 2014)

"Exposing the Processes of Empire in the International Protection of Intellectual Property" in IP in Context: Law and Society Perspectives on Intellectual Property (Cambridge University Press forthcoming 2014)

"Branding the Land: Creating Global Meanings for Local Characteristics," Chapter 6, in Trademark Protection and Territoriality Challenges in the Global Economy (Edward Elgar Publications (2013)

Resolving Trademark Duality in the Twenty-First Century: Making Trademarks Internet Ready, 1 ACTA MUP: Legal Protection of Intellectual Property 31 (2013)

"Deviant Globalization: The Next Step in the Multilateral Protection of Intellectual Property," Chapter 4, in CICL 2012: Governing Innovation and Expression: New Regimes, Strategies and Techniques (University of Turku Press 2013)

Contract Law and Practice: Teacher's Manual (LexisNexis Publishing Co. rev. 2d. ed. 2010 & supp. 2012) (with Gerald Berendt, Rebecca Cochran, Robert Nye and John Scheid)

Deviant Globalization: The Next Step in the Multilateral Protection of Intellectual Property, 2 Nordic J. of Com. L. 1 (2012)

Rebooting Trademarks for the 21st Century, 49 U. Louisville L. Rev. 517 (2011)

"Trade Secrets and Traditional Knowledge: Strengthening International Protection of Indigenous Innovation" in The Law and Theory of Trade Secrecy (Edgar Elgar Publishing 2011)

"'Unitorriality': Trademarks, Territory and Sovereignty in the 21st Century" in One or Many: Federalism in the United States and European Union (Augustana College East Hall Press 2011)

"Promoting Innovation Through the Rational Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights: A Proposal" in Handbook of Intellectual Property Protection (American Chamber of Commerce in Chile 2010) (in Spanish)

"Strategies for Securing the Cyber Safety Net Against Terrorists: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach" in Terrorism and Global Insecurity: A Multidisciplinary Perspective (Linton Atlantic Books, Ltd. 2009)

Contract Law and Practice (LexisNexis Publishing Co. rev. 2d. ed. 2009) (with Gerald Berendt, Rebecca Cochran, Robert Nye and John Scheid)

"Trade Secrets and Traditional Knowledge: Strengthening International Protection of Indigenous Innovation in Trade Secret Protection (Edward Elgar Publishing 2009)

"Lesser Known Treaties of the Americas," Gaceta Judicial, Dominican Republic, (2009)

More Publications

Presentations

Speaker: Information Access and Intellectual Property Conference, "When Worlds Collide: Intellectual Property and Information Security, When Worlds Collide: Emerging Intersections in Privacy," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (March 2014)

Speaker: 58th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference, "International Developments: Minefields and Opportunities for 2014," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (February 2014)

Panelist: "US Privacy Laws 'Made in the European Union'?", The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (February 2014)

Speaker: Committee on Foreign and International Law, "Intellectual Property – Minefields for the general practitioner when working internationally," Chicago Bar Association, Chicago, IL (February 2014)

Speaker: WIPIP, "Be Careful What You Wish For: When Trademarks Become 'Investment' Properties," Santa Clara University, School of Law, Santa Clara, CA (February 2014)

Speaker: ASIPI Annual Conference, "Challenges and Opportunities in the International Protection of Biosimilars and Other Biologics, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (December 2013)

Speaker: "Protecting Copyright in the Digital Environment: Suggested Amendments to the 2005 Civil Code to Clarify the Boundary Between Protection and Access", Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Ho Chi Minh City, Socialist Republic of Vietnam (October 2013)

Speaker: "Workshop on New Developments in US Intellectual Property Law", Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Ho Chi Minh City, Socialist Republic of Vietnam (October 2013)

Speaker: Intellectual Property Institute of Canada 87th Annual Meeting, Intellectual Property v. Cultural Property: From Colonization to Co-Existence "Patents, Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge: Resolving the Challenge of Equitable Access", Ottawa, Canada (September 2013)

Speaker: "Creating New Geographies of 'Flexible' IP Rights for the 21st Century", Faculty Works in Progress, The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (September 2013)

Moderator: Hot Topics in Intellectual Property, "Fair Use Post Cariou: Are the Rich and Famous Entitled to Broader Fair Use Privileges?", The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (August 2013)

Moderator: Hot Topics in Intellectual Property, "Fair Use Post Cariou: Are the Rich and Famous Entitled to Broader Fair Use Privileges?" The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois (August 2013)

Speaker: 6th Annual SINO-American IP Conference: Hot Topics: IP Laws in China and the US in 2013, "Making Trademarks Internet Ready," China Intellectual Property Training Center, Peking University School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Beijing, PRC (June 2013)

Speaker: IP on the Edge Conference, "The Fair Use Four-Step Tango," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (April 2013)

Speaker: "Twenty Years of Intellectual Property Education in China and the United States: A Retrospective," Beijing University, Beijing, PRC (April 2013)

Speaker: The Geographies of Intellectual Property, Annual Conference, "Redrawing the Geographies of Empire in a Post-ACTA (Plurilateral) World," Association for the Study of Law, Culture and Humanities, Birkbeck, University of London, UK (March 2013)

Speaker: "Current Issues In Intellectual Property Protection on the Internet," Masaryk University School of Law, Brno, Czech Republic (March 2013)

Speaker: "Key Differences Between US and EU Copyright Protection," Masaryk University School of Law, Brno, Czech Republic (March 2013)

Speaker: "Avoiding the Strictures of Empire in Crafting New IP Boundaries for the 21st Century, Searching for the Boundaries of Intellectual Property Law," University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law, Hong Kong (December 2012)

Speaker: U.S. Law Day Conference, "The Authorial Limits of Cash 'N Carry Creativity," Masaryk University School of Law, Brno, Czech Republic (October 2012)

Speaker: "Fashion, Design and the On-Going Debate over Protection for 'Women's Arts'," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (October 2012)

Speaker: Braun Memorial Symposium, "Intellectual Property, Privacy and the Parallax View," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (September 2012).

Speaker: Faculty Works in Progress Series, "Deviant Globalization: The Next Step in the Multilateral Protection of Intellectual Property," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (September 2012)

Speaker: 12th IP Scholars Conference, "Deviant Globalization: The Next Step in the Multilateral Protection of Intellectual Property," Stanford Law School (August 2012)

Speaker: "Avoiding the Tyranny of Land, Culture and Traditional Knowledge," 2012 International Conference on Law and Society, Honolulu, HI (June 2012)

Speaker: 4th Annual Conference on Innovation and Communications Law, "Deviant Globalization: The Next Step in the Multilateral Protection of Intellectual Property," Turku University, Turku, Finland (May 2012)

Speaker: Drake IP Scholars Round Table, "Have Copyrights Become the New Anti-Competitive 'Monopoly' in the Digital Universe?," Drake University Law School, Des Moines, IA (March 2012)

Speaker: Faculty Works in Progress Series, "The Dis-Integratory Impact of ACTA on Intellectual Property Governance Structures," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (February 2012)

Panelist: Appropriation Art + Copyright Challenges, "What Warhol Taught Me About Art, Originality, and Commerce," Drake University Law School, Des Moines, IA (January 2012)

Speaker: "What Warhol Taught Me About Art, Originality, and Commerce," Drake University, Des Moines, IA (January 2012)

Speaker: Changing Conditions, Rethinking Rules: A Roundtable on Intellectual Property Law and Policy, "Deviant Globalization: The Next Era in Multilateral IP?," University of Hong Kong Law School, Hong Kong (January 2012)

Speaker: "Social Media and Intellectual Property: Some Practical Considerations, Social Media: Privacy and Ethics," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (November 2011)

Speaker: The Conference on Interdisciplinary "Law And Society" Perspectives, "Exposing the Continuation of the Geographic Boundaries of Empire in the New Digital Order," Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco, CA (November 2011)

Speaker: "Protecting Cybermarks: Problems and Possibilities," Masaryk University School of Law, Brno, Czech Republic (October 2011)

Speaker: IP Scholars Conference, "The Continuation of the Geographic Boundaries of Empire in the New Digital Order," DePaul College of Law, Chicago, IL (August 2011)

Speaker: Drake IP Scholars Round Table, "Territoriality, Sovereignty and Well-Known Marks: Time to Reconsider the Uni-torrial Nature of 'Famous Marks'?," Drake University Law School, Des Moines, IA (April 2011)

Speaker: Symposium on Sovereignty in Today's Law, "The Dis-Integratory Impact of ACTA on Intellectual Property Governance Structures," Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, MI (February 2011)


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