ATRIP stands for International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property. ATRIP's Executive Committee is proud to launch its annual essay competition for young researchers in intellectual property law. The competition is sponsored by FICPI, the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys.


The paper may pertain to any topic related to intellectual property law. The author of the paper should be no older than 35 years of age as of December 31, 2017.


The  text  of  the  paper  should  be no  less  than  5,000  words  and  no  more  than 10,000 words, including footnotes. The manuscript should not identify the author and should not have been published or accepted for publication.

Papers may be submitted in French or in English.


Entries should be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than February 15, 2018.

For more information, please see the official announcement.

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