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5th Annual ISHTIP Workshop:
Cultural Economy and Intellectual Property

26-28 June 2013

 

Event organized in collaboration with the Institut d'histoire du droit (UMR 7184, Université Panthéon-Assas), LARCA (EA 4214) and "Littérature pratique et imagination des savoirs" of the Institut des Humanités de Paris (Université Paris Diderot), the Heyman Center for the Humanities (Columbia University) and Columbia Global Centers Europe-Reid Hall, IDHE (UMR 8533, CNRS-Paris 8), Histoire des pouvoirs, savoirs et sociétés (EA 1571, Paris 8), JILC (EA 1569, Paris 8), CRIDAF (EA 453, Université Paris 13-Villetaneuse), and the Institut de Recherche en Propriété Intellectuelle.

 

Coordination: Laurent Pfister (Université Panthéon-Assas), Will Slauter (Université Paris 8).

 

 

Please note: All papers will be circulated in advance of the workshop. To receive access to the papers, please email ishtip2013@gmail.com after June 1st. The workshop is open to the public, but since the format consists in discussion rather than formal lectures, the venues have limited capacity. There will be sufficient space for contributing authors, commentators, and a reasonable number of attendees, but we cannot guarantee seating in advance.

 

In the program below, you may click on the names of authors to see abstracts of their papers.

 

 

Wednesday 26 June, 14:30-18:30

Columbia University Reid Hall,  4 rue de Chevreuse 75006 Paris, salle des conférences [map]

 

14:30-14:45: Welcome remarks (Laurent Pfister, Univ. Panthéon-Assas, and Will Slauter, Univ. Paris 8)

 

14:45-16:15: Professional Associations and Corporate Interests (Chair: Jane Ginsburg, Columbia University Law School)

 

Guillaume Sintès, EDESTA, Université Paris 8: “Les travaux du groupement professionel du SNAC (Syndicat National des Auteurs et Compositeurs de Musique)”

Comment: Sandra Travers de Faultrier, Barreau de Paris/Sciences Po/JILC (Paris 8)

 

Choralyne Dumesnil, Sciences Po Paris: “Propriété industrielle: Les enseignements de l'Inde”

            Comment: Joshua Sarnoff, Depaul University College of Law

 

Jérôme Pacouret, CESSP, EHESS: “Défendre le droit d'auteur contre le copyright (avec le soutien d'Hollywood) Le cinéma et le copyright américains dans les justifications de l'engagement des réalisateurs français autour du « téléchargement illégal » et de la loi HADOPI

Comment: Stavroula Karapapa, University of Reading

 

16:15-16:30 Break

 

16:30-17:30: Industry Practices and IP Norms (Chair: Peter Jaszi, American University Washington College of Law)

 

Audrey Millet, IDHE - Paris 8: “Les normes intellectuelles et artistiques comme écho à l'esprit du capitalisme ou l'impossible propriété des modèles de fabrique ? France-Angleterre (XVIIIe-XIXe siècles)”

            Comment: Ariane Fennetaux, LARCA, Université Paris Diderot

 

Julia Ju, Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation, Munich: “The (Ir)relevance of IP Protection for Innovation: Empirical Insights from the Fashion Industry”

            Comment:  Christophe Geiger, CEIPI, Université de Strasbourg

 

          

17:30-18:30: Priority and Property in Early Modern Science (Chair: Liliane Hilaire-Perez, Université Paris Diderot)

 

Rachel Gostenhofer, Brown University: “Priority Disputes and the (Pre-) history of Intellectual Property."

            Comment: Simon Stern, University of Toronto

 

Jérôme Baudry, Centre Alexandre Koyré, EHESS/Harvard University: “L'inventeur comme auteur: les stratégies d'appropriation de l'invention par le texte et l'image (France, 1791-1844)”

            Comment: Philippe Minard, Université Paris 8/EHESS

 

18:30-19:30 Reception

 

 

Thursday 27 June, 9:00-17:15

Université Paris Diderot, bât. Condorcet, 4 rue Elsa Morante 75013, Amphi. Pierre-Gilles de Gennes

[map]

 

9:00-9:15: Welcome remarks (Robert Mankin, LARCA, Université Paris-Diderot)

 

9:15-10:45: Cultural Practices and the Boundaries of Copyright Law (Chair: Will Slauter, Univ. Paris 8)

 

Catherine Bond, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales, “'The Equitable Right to Her Late Husband’s Brains’: The Cultural Practice of a ‘Right’ to Royalties in the Australian Colonies”

Comment: Laura Murray, Department of English, Queens University Ontario

 

Marta Iljadica, School of Law, University of Southampton, “Graffiti writing and the public spaces of copyright”

Comment: Deborah Halbert, Department of Political Science, University of Hawaii

 

10:45-11:00 Break

 

11:00:12:30: Guilds and their Challengers (Chair: Philippe Minard, Université Paris 8/EHESS)

 

Trevor Cook, Trent University, Oshawa/Victoria University, Toronto: “Literary Propriety in Early Modern England: George Wither and the Stationers' Company”

            Comment: Frédéric Rideau, Institut d’histoire du droit, Université de Poitiers

 

Ted Sichelman, University of San Diego School of Law, and Sean O'Connor, University of Washington School of Law: “Patents as Promoters of Competition: The Guild Origins of Patent Law in the Venetian Republic”

Comment: Corine Maitte, laboratoire ACP, Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée

 

12:30-14:00 Lunch

 

14:00-15:30: Commercializing Scientific Knowledge (Chair: Allan Potofsky, Université Paris Diderot)

 

Isabella Alexander, Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney: “Navigating the New Waters of Copyright Law: The Sea Charts of John Hamilton Moore”

Comment: Robert Mankin, LARCA, Université Paris Diderot

 

Christiane Demeulenaere-Douyère, Centre Alexandre Koyré, UMR 8560 (CNRS-EHESS-MNHN), “Défendre les intérêts moraux et économiques des inventeurs: un exemple d'action collective sous la Révolution (1790-96)”

Comment: Valérie Nègre, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture Paris La Villette, UMR AUSser 3329

 

15:30-15:45 Break

 

15:45-17:15 National and International Organizations (Chair: Christophe Geiger, CEIPI, Université de Strasbourg)

 

Gabriel Galvez-Behar, Université Lille 3 / IUF: “The “French Connection”: French Scientists and International Debates on Scientific Property during the Interwar Period."

            Comment: Alain Pottage, Department of Law, London School of Economics

 

Augusta Dimou, Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg, Breisgau: “From State Governance to Self-Management: Intellectual Property Rights in Communist Yugoslavia”

            Comment:  Matthias Wiessner, University of Leipzig

 

 

Friday, 28 June 9:00-18:00

Université Panthéon-Assas, 12 place du Panthéon, Salle des conseils [map]

 

9:00-9:45 Conférence plénière - Plenary lecture [in French] (Chair: Laurent Pfister, Université Panthéon-Assas)

 

Jean-Christophe Galloux, Institut de recherche en propriété intellectuelle (IRPI), Université Panthéon-Assas

 

9:45-10:00 Break

                     

10:00-12:30 Rethinking Narratives of Originality and Ownership (Chair: Sara Thornton, LARCA, Université Paris Diderot)

 

David Šporer, Comparative Literature, University of Zagreb: “Originality and Plagiarism in the Renaissance and Croatian Literary History”

            Comment: Eva Hemmungs Wirtén, Uppsala University

 

Bettina Lerner, Department of French, City College, CUNY: “Anti-Intellectual Property: Parody and Plagiarism in Nineteenth-Century France”

            Comment: Susan Pickford, CRIDAF, Université Paris 13

 

Jorge L. Contreras, American University Washington College of Law, “The Public Genome: An Alternative Narrative of Gene Patenting”

            Comment: Dan L. Burk, UC Irvine School of Law

 

12:30-14:00 Lunch

 

14:00-15:30 Industry Practices and IP Norms (Chair: Gustavo Ghidini, University of Milan)

 

Kathy Bowrey and Michael Handler, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales, Sydney: “Instituting Copyright: Reconciling Copyright Law and Industry Practice in the Buying and Selling of TV Formats”

            Comments: Peter Decherney, University of Pennsylvania, and Jessica Silbey, Suffolk University Law School

 

Christophe Magis, CEMTI, Université Paris 8: “Les soundalikes en musique de publicité : analyse socio-économique et musicale d'un contournement du droit d'auteur”

            Comment: Maurizio Borghi, Bournemouth University

 

15:30-15:45 break

 

15:45-17:15 Business, Creativity, and IP Law (Chair: Irene Calboli, Marquette University/National University of Singapore)

 

Philippe Mouron, LID2MS, Aix-Marseille Université: “La Construction du droit d'exposition des oeuvres graphiques et plastiques”

            Comment: Nicolas Binctin, Université de Poitiers

 

Dan Hunter, New York Law School, and Julian Thomas, Swinburne University of Technology: “Playing Well with Intellectual Property”

            Comment: Dev Gangjee, Department of Law, London School of Economics

 

17:15-18:00 Final Discussion

 

Comments by Lionel Bently (Cambridge), Laurent Pfister (Université Panthéon-Assas), Will Slauter (Univ. Paris 8), Martha Woodmansee (Case Western Reserve University)