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  • Quality Articles RIPL outpaces traditional print journals by efficiently producing and electronically publishing quality articles.

  • Persuasive Authority RIPL has been cited as persuasive authority by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and parties petitioning the U.S. Supreme Court for a writ of certiorari.

The UIC Review of Intellectual Property Law (RIPL) is a student-run law journal with a focus on intellectual property law.

As an online journal, RIPL outpaces traditional print journals by efficiently producing and electronically publishing quality articles. This provides authors with the opportunity to publish timely articles before other reviews. The high quality and timeliness of RIPL’s articles have attracted subscribers from all over the world, including the United States, Mexico, Canada, Australia, Tanzania, Poland, England, Spain, Japan, China, and Israel. RIPL’s issues are delivered electronically to its subscribers and are available on LexisNexis and Westlaw, as well as on this website.