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Fall 2009 - Intellectual Property, Introduction

Bracha, Oren

Course ID: 450G  Unique # 28630  Credit Hours: 4
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 12:30 pm - 1:37 pm TNH 2.137
   Tuesday 12:30 pm - 1:37 pm TNH 2.137
   Wednesday 12:30 pm - 1:37 pm TNH 2.137
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Take-home Monday, December 14      
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course will survey the fundamentals of the three main federal fields of intellectual property law:  copyright; patent; and trademark law.  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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