CFP: Sixth Annual Searle Center Roundtable on SSOs and Patents – Chicago, IL

Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law

The Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth invites research papers to be presented at the Sixth Annual Roundtable on Standard Setting Organizations and Patents, which will be held May 17-18, 2018.

The goal of this roundtable is to provide a forum where economists and legal scholars can gather together with Northwestern’s own distinguished faculty to present and discuss high-quality research relevant to antitrust, intellectual property (IP), technology standards, and innovation. The papers for this roundtable will be selected by a scientific committee

Suggested paper topics:

  • Antitrust and Intellectual Property (IP)
  • Technology Standards
  • Standard Setting Organizations
  • Standard Essential Patents
  • Patent Licensing and technology transfers
  • Intellectual Property (IP) rights and public policy

Deadline: Papers for the roundtable should be submitted to the following email address: searlecenter[@] by January 15, 2018.

About the author

Reference Librarian, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University