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Fall 2007 - Intellectual Property, Intro

Bracha, Oren

Credit Hours: 4  Course ID: 450G  Unique # 28725

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MTW12:30 - 1:37 pmTNH 2.140
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity 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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