Roundtable on the Knockoff Economy

Location: Notre Dame Law School

Notre Dame Law School hosted a roundtable on "“The Knockoff Economy, How Imitation Sparks Innovation”":http://www.amazon.com/The-Knockoff-Economy-Imitation-Innovation/dp/0195399781 by Kal Raustiala and Christopher Sprigman, on Friday, January 18, 2013. Organized by Professor "Mark McKenna":https://law.nd.edu/directory/mark-mckenna/ and co-sponsored by the Program on Law and Market Behavior, this all day roundtable examined the book’s argument that imitation does not stifle creativity, but rather inspires innovation. Other LAMB faculty that participated in the roundtable included Professors "Dan Kelly":http://law.nd.edu/directory/daniel-kelly/, "Nicole Garnett":http://law.nd.edu/directory/nicole-garnett/, and "Avishalom Tor":http://law.nd.edu/directory/avishalom-tor/. h5. Other Conference Speakers Included: *Session I* * "Renee Gosline":http://mitsloan.mit.edu/faculty/detail.php?in_spseqno=41269 * "Barton Beebe":https://its.law.nyu.edu/facultyprofiles/profile.cfm?personID=30077 * "Linda Przybyszewski":https://history.nd.edu/faculty/directory/linda-przybyszewski/ * "Rebecca Tushnet":http://www.law.georgetown.edu/faculty/tushnet-rebecca-l.cfm *Session II* * "Yi Qian":http://www.kellogg.northwestern.edu/faculty/directory/qian_yi.aspx * "Michael Heller":http://www.law.columbia.edu/fac/Michael_Heller * "Chris Buccafusco":http://www.kentlaw.iit.edu/faculty/full-time-faculty/christopher-j-buccafusco *Session III* * "Bob Ellickson":http://www.law.yale.edu/faculty/REllickson.htm * "Nicole Garnett":https://law.nd.edu/directory/nicole-garnett/ * "Lea Shaver":http://indylaw.indiana.edu/people/profile.cfm?Id=539 * "David Opderbeck":http://law.shu.edu/Faculty/fulltime_faculty/David-Opderbeck.cfm *Session IV* * "Pam Samuelson":http://www.law.berkeley.edu/php-programs/faculty/facultyProfile.php?facID=346 * "Aaron Perzanowski":http://law.wayne.edu/profile/aaron.perzanowski/ * "Fred von Lohmann":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_von_Lohmann * "Dave Fagundes":http://www.swlaw.edu/faculty/faculty_listing/facultybio/340617