Ijeoma Unachukwu, LL.M

Ijeoma Unachukwu, LL.M

CIPP/US Communities Rise

Ijeoma Unachukwu, LLM, CIPP/US is an attorney at Communities Rise where she provides transactional and advisory support to small and medium enterprises on business, intellectual property, and privacy law issues. Prior to joining Communities Rise, she worked in-house in a Seattle-based technology company where she advised on the launch of several cutting-edge biometric technologies across the world, negotiated and drafted technology license agreements, and advised on privacy compliance. As a thought leader on conversations concerning artificial intelligence and copyright, she has spoken at several conferences including the International Copyright Institute hosted by the World Intellectual Property Organization and U.S. Copyright Office. Ijeoma has a Master’s degree in Intellectual Property Law and Policy from the University of Washington and is a US Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US). She has also been admitted to the Nigerian and New York bar.

All Sessions by Ijeoma Unachukwu, LL.M

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

New Frontiers: Copyright and Artificial Intelligence (AI)


ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) is being applied in the most unprecedented ways in the creative industry. Years ago, no one would have thought that AI would be used to create music, movie scripts, novels, and news articles with limited or no human involvement. This challenges current copyright frameworks deeply rooted in human creativity.

This discussion highlights and explores a few of the copyright issues arising from the use of AI in the creative process.

Moderator: Dr.Fernan Dizon [ai]