Andy I. Corea Named Adjunct Professor at UConn IP Law Clinic
SSJR member Andy Corea will serve as an Adjunct Professor at The Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Law Clinic at University of Connecticut School of Law for the Spring 2015 semester. Mr. Corea will supervise law students in the practice of trademark law for the Clinic’s clients.
The Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Law Clinic commenced work 2007 and has assisted more than 250 clients. The Clinic has advised clients regarding numerous legal issues, including patent searches and applications; trademark clearances and applications; copyright and trademark licensing; and nondisclosure, consulting, and employee agreements. In July of 2008, the Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Law Clinic was one of the first six law school clinics in the nation selected by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to participate in a two-year pilot program under which law students are granted limited recognition to practice law (while under attorney supervision) before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. This program has been extended and the Clinic continues its participation in the program.