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Recent Publications


Reflection Beyond Words. Working Paper.

"Visual Metaphor and Trademark Distinctiveness." Wash. L. Rev. (Forthcoming 2018).
Full Text: SSRN
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Activities

Steering committee, University of Michigan Task Force on Campus Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and co-chair, Subcommittee on Equity and Inclusion, September 2017 to present.

Invited presenter, "Visual Metaphor and Trademark Distinctiveness," Seventh Annual IP Scholars' Roundtable, Frank Pierce Center for Intellectual Property, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Concord, New Hampshire, October 2017.

Participant, "Deep Metaphors as Vehicles for Reflective Lawyering," Clinical Law Review Writer's Workshop, New York University School of Law, New York, September 2017.

Presenter, "Deep Metaphors as Vehicles for Reflective Lawyering," University of Michigan Law School Clinical Faculty Works in Progress Series, June 2017.

Selected participant, "Visual Metaphor and the Distinctiveness of Images in Trademark Law," Ninth Annual Junior Scholars in Intellectual Property Workshop, Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, May 2017.

Presenter, "Visual Metaphor and the Distinctiveness of Images in Trademark Law," 2017 American Association of Law Schools Annual Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Denver, May 2017.

Co-presenter, "U of M Legal Matters for Small Businesses Workshop," ProsperUS Detroit Small Business Workshop Series, Detroit, February 2017.

Guest speaker, Workshop for Early-Stage Social Entrepreneurs, University of Detroit Mercy Center for Social Entrepreneurship Boost Program, Detroit, December 2016.

Presenter, "Build Next—Small Business Taxes & Financials Workshop," Build Institute, Detroit, October 2016.

Presenter, "Navigating the Labyrinth: Regulations and New Developments in Contests, Sweepstakes, and Promotions Law," King County Bar Association, CLE Presentation and Webinar, Seattle, June 2016.