Friday, January 31, 2014

          Symposium to Illuminate Legal Issues Posed by 3D Printing Technology

          Sample alt tag.

          How will regulatory bodies address printable organs, medical devices, guns, and aircraft? What are the implications for patent and copyright law?

          "The Legal Dimension of 3d Printing," a symposium presented by the Hastings Law Journal, is set to address these questions and more on Friday, February 21, 8am to 5pm, at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

          The symposium will open with a welcome by UC Hastings Provost & Academic Dean Elizabeth Hillman, followed by a presentation on the “State of the Technology” by UC Hastings’ Charles Belle, Executive Director of the Institute for Innovation Law, and Research Director for the Privacy and Technology Project.

          Two panels will address “Regulating 3d Printing: How to Impose Limits on the Theoretically Limitless” and “Keeping Guns Off the Streets by Keeping Them Out of Printers,” plus a keynote address by Mark Lemley, director of the Stanford University program in Law, Science & Technology.

          Panel I: Regulating 3d Printing: How to Impose Limits on the Theoretically Limitless
          Moderator: Reuel Schiller, Professor of Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law

          • Marsha Cohen, Professor of Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law
          • Keith Murphy, Chairman, CEO and President of Organovo
          • Kai Peters, Partner, Gordon & Rees LLP
          • Andrew Hessel, Autodesk Distinguished Researcher

          Panel II: Keeping Guns Off the Streets by Keeping Them Out of Printers
          Moderator: Brian Pascal, Research Fellow, UC Hastings Privacy and Technology Project

          • Rory Little, Professor of Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law
          • Espen Sivertsen, CEO of Type A Machines
          • Deven Desai, Professor Thomas Jefferson School of Law
          • Chris Conley, Policy Attorney, ACLU of Northern California

          Learn More & RSVP

          More information available at

          MCLE Disclosure

          The UC Hastings O’Brien Center for Scholarly Publications is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider. This activity is approved for a maximum of 7 MCLE credits. You must sign in AND sign out to qualify for CLE credits.

          About Hastings Law Journal

          UC Hastings' oldest law review, the Hastings Law Journal has contributed to the advancement of knowledge in legal thinking through scholarly articles written by experts in the legal community. An occasional issue is devoted to a law symposium. Publishes six issues per yearly volume: Publication months are now November, December, February, March, May and June.

          Media Contact

          Alex A.G. Shapiro
          Director, Communications & Public Affairs
          UC Hastings College of the Law
          Office: (415) 581-8842
          Cell: (415) 813-9214


          Go to News Archive

          Share this Story

          Share via Facebook
          Share via TwitterShare via EmailPrint Friendly Version

          Other Recent Stories/ RSS

          Tuesday, October 18, 2016

          Tenderloin Community Benefit District Appoints UC Hastings 3L to Board of Directors

          Improving the sidewalks means more than cleaning services, says 3L Peter Stevens, tenants rights advocate and proud Tenderloin resident.
          Monday, October 10, 2016

          2L Briana Desch spearheads new Tenderloin Community Outreach Board for ASUCH

          Student task force dedicated to establishing relationships with the Tenderloin community.
          Monday, October 10, 2016

          Manuel v. City of Joliet: Don’t forget “unreasonable” in the Fourth Amendment

          Analysis by Professor Rory Little
          Friday, October 07, 2016

          Kevin King ’15 finds his voice arguing before the First District Court of Appeal

          "I came to law school to become a social justice advocate and now I’m armed to build a better tomorrow." - Lawyers for America Fellow Kevin King, Class of 2015
          Wednesday, October 05, 2016

          Thinkers & Doers: September 2016

          FACULTY comment on the Supreme Court, surveillance and privacy, global supply chains, vaccinations, the Dakota Access Pipeline, forensics, the opioid epidemic – ALUMNI run for office, make moves, and use universal appeal of dessert to challenge Islamophobia -- A round-up of new shops, museums, restaurants and bars in the TENDERLOIN, and MORE.
          Go to News Archive