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Fall 2007 - Intellectual Property, Introduction

Bracha, Oren

Course ID: 450G  Unique # 28725  Credit Hours: 4
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 12:30 pm - 1:37 pm TNH 2.140
   Tuesday 12:30 pm - 1:37 pm TNH 2.140
   Wednesday 12:30 pm - 1:37 pm TNH 2.140
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Take-home Wednesday, December 12      
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This course is restricted to upper division students only.

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.

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