Screening of ‘Cadillac Records’

IP Society is back! We’re glad to invite you to our movie night on Wednesday, April 29 at 20.00 at the Gilchrist Postgraduate Club. The movie is ‘Cadillac Records’ starring Adrien Brody, Jeffrey Wright and Beyonce.

You can watch the trailer here:

‘Cadillac Records’ is a 2008 musical biopic written and directed by Darnell Martin. The film explores the musical era from the early 1940s to the late 1960s, chronicling the life of the influential Chicago-based record-company executive Leonard Chess, and a few of the musicians who recorded for Chess Records.

Date: Wednesday, April 29

Time: 20.00

Venue: The Gilchrist Postgraduate Club


Our IPKat debut : Oberlandesgericht Hamm’s follow-up to Usedsoft

Dear friends of the IP society,

Our president's childhood friend... Always been a true katfriend in every sense of the word

Our president’s childhood friend … Always been a true katfriend in every sense of the word

We have good news! After contributing a translation and summary of the German Court of Appeal Hamm’s decision regarding the exhaustion of the exclusive right to distribute audio books, our president Johannes Großekettler was extensively mentioned on the renowned IPKat blog.

The original judgement, which has been reported as breaking news two weeks ago had only been available in German before. Johannes’ translation and summary now makes it more accessible. To read his work click on the following link:

Many thanks to Eleonora Rosati and the whole IPKat blog for also linking to our website!

The original blog post can be found here.