Panel 1: Legal Histories of Innovation


  • Lisa Larrimore Ouellette, Associate Professor of Law and Justin M. Roach, Jr. Faculty Scholar, Stanford Law School



  • Haris A. Durrani, J.D./Ph.D. candidate at Columbia Law School and Princeton University (History of Science), Winner of the 2020 Stanford Center for Law and History Graduate Student Annual Conference Paper Prize
    “Orchestra[ting]” Free Space: How American Lawyers Realized Extraterritorial Largess for a Cold War Welfare State, 1959–1966

  • Aileen Robinson, Assistant Professor, Theater and Performance Studies, Stanford
    Possessing Illusions: Ownership and the Patent in 19th Century Performance Magic

  • Kara W. Swanson, Professor of Law and Affiliate Professor of History, Northeastern University
    Race, Gender, Appropriation, and Early US Patent System

  • Steven Wilf, Anthony J. Smits Professor of Global Commerce, University of Connecticut School of Law
    The Family Romance of the 1870 Intellectual Property Act

Location: Manning Faculty Lounge Date: May 8, 2020 Time: 9:30 am - 11:15 am