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UT Law School Classes - Fall 2011

Copyright (Advanced Topics)

Instructor: Bracha, O Credits: 3 Course ID: 350K Unique #29085
     Day    Time   Location
   Monday 10:30 am - 11:20 am TNH 3.142
   Tuesday 10:30 am - 11:20 am TNH 3.142
   Wednesday 10:30 am - 11:20 am TNH 3.142
Exam Type    Test Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
  Take-home Wednesday, December 7
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
The course covers selected advanced topics in copyright law.  Special emphasis will be put on the interaction of copyright law with various new technologies including the Internet and other digital technologies.  In addition to the relevant legal doctrines, the course will survey policy considerations and the normative justifications - economic and others - that underlie these doctrines.  Prior knowledge of copyright law is not required.  However, students will be required to familiarize themselves with the basic elements of copyright law.  Class lectures and discussion will focus on advanced applications of these elements.

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