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The Intellectual Property Research Institute of Australia (IPRIA) was established in March 2002 as an initiative of IP Australia. IPRIA was established to increase the understanding, creation, use and exploitation of intellectual property by Australian organisations and individuals.

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2019 Media & IP Law Conference

5 & 6 December 

Papers will be delivered from researchers in media law, media studies, IP and related fields during this international conference. Join us in Melbourne for panels engaging with all areas of media law and IP, and to hear from plenary speakers:

Associate Professor Sara Bannerman Mc Master University, Canada
Professor David Rolph Sydney Law School, University of Sydney
Associate Professor Paul Wragg School of Law, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

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Designs Law and Practice.

Design within Australia and how Australia compares to its international peers

A joint research project of IP Australia, and the Intellectual Property Research Institute of Australia (IPRIA) at The University of Melbourne.

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Centre Activities

IPRIA runs a series of seminars, conferences, workshops and roundtables throughout the year. For an overview of our recent events follow the link below.

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Annual Reports

IPRIA Annual Reports provide details about the many achievements, events and research activities undertaken at the Institute.

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Visitors

There are two main avenues for research visitors to IPRIA: through teaching in the specialist teaching program in the Melbourne Law Masters, or taking part in the Visiting Scholar Program. IPRIA  welcomes proposals from academics and practitioners in all areas of intellectual property, including interdisciplinary work drawing on a wide range of social and cultural research.

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