About

The Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) Group is a group of law students who are interested in intellectual property, biotechnology, information technology and law.

Throughout the year, the TIP Group hosts seminars with practicing lawyers who speak about the latest developments in technology and intellectual property law. Other events include field trips to law firms specializing in intellectual property law and the annual IP conference which attracts lawyers, industry professionals and academics. Past conference themes have included IP rights in virtual space, MP3 technology, the human genome, censorship and privacy, compulsory licensing in the pharmaceutical industry and extra-territorial intellectual property issues.