Intellectual Property, Introduction

Class Unique: 28725
This course will survey the fundamentals of the main fields of intellectual property law including: copyright; patents; trademarks; trade secrets; right of publicity; and unfair competition. In addition to the legal doctrines, economic as well as other philosophical justifications will be examined, in order to allow a better grasp of the current law and of possibilities for its reform. A special emphasis will be put on the application and development of intellectual property law in the context of recent technological changes.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 12:30 - 1:37 pm TNH 2.140
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Take-home 12/12/07

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