Event details

Event details

The Impact of a TRIPS COVID Waiver on Trade and Investment Agreements

Program on Intellectual Justice and Intellectual Property, American University Washington College of Law event

February 4, 2022, 10am EST/3pm GMT

Co-Sponsored by the American Branch of the International Law Association and the South Centre

The event will feature a presentation of a South Centre Research Paper by Federica Paddeu and Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan, followed by a round table discussion with international law experts. The Seminar is scheduled for 90 minutes in a public and recorded session, followed by a 30 minute off-camera virtual reception held under Chatham House Rule.

Download the report below:

A TRIPS-COVID Waiver and Overlapping Commitments to Protect Intellectual Property Rights Under International IP and Investment Agreements


Professor of International and European Intellectual Property Law; Co-Director of CIPIL; Fellow and Director of Studies (King’s College), University of Cambridge

Abogado (UCAB, Venezuela), LLM, PhD (Cantab), Derek Bowett Fellow in Law, Queens’ College; Fellow, Lauterpacht Centre for International Law


Lead Program Officer, South Centre

Pauline Newman Professor of Law, NYU School of Law

Professor of International and EU Law at King’s College London

Regents Professor of Law and Communication and Director, Center for Law and Intellectual Property, Texas A&M  University School of Law; Co-Chair, International Intellectual Property Law Committee, American Branch of the International Law Association

Senior Program Officer, South Centre

Registration Required
After registering, you will receive a participation link

Recording is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nqS0pmpZ9A

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