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Spangenberg Center for Law, Technology & the Arts

Our intellectual property program is unlike any other. Our students represent real entrepreneurs in their quest to launch new businesses and products and study the latest trends in the growing intellectual property legal field.


Cleveland makes list of best startup cities

Jan 20, 2015
Popular Mechanics names the top 14 U.S. cities for startups. Cleveland comes in at No. 10 – ahead of Queens, N.Y. and Austin, Texas.

Judge Alex Kozinski inaugural Spangenberg lecturer

Jan 12, 2015
 Judge Alex Kozinski will be the inaugural Spangenberg Distinguished Lecturer. Kozinski was appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in 1985 and served as Chief Judge from 2007 to 2014.

IP Venture Clinic is a “new economic force”

Nov 13, 2014
Supported by a new $3 million gift and a $679,000 grant, our law school’s IP Venture Clinic is “the latest addition to the region’s innovation ecosystem” and a “new economic force,” according to a recent news story.

Spangenberg Center welcomes three fellows

Nov 11, 2014
Christophe Geiger, Sripathi Rao Kulkarni and Hedi Nasheri bring a wide range of experiences and skills to the law school to support the IP law program and its research. Kulkarni is a 2014-15 fellow, and Geiger and Nasheri will join us in 2015-16.

Foundation commits nearly $700,000 to IP law program

Oct 7, 2014
The law school’s intellectual property program is a recipient of a Burton D. Morgan Foundation grant, which will enhance the IP Venture Clinic.
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