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Fall 2013 - Patent Law

Golden, John M

Unique # 29114 Credit Hours: 4 Course ID: 450L
DayTimeLocation
MTTH2:15 - 3:22 pmTNH 2.140
Exam Type    Test Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
  Take-home Wednesday, December 11 1:30 pm -   A-Z
  2.140
  2.140
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course covers basic legal doctrines and policy concerns of United States patent law.  Instruction will particularly involve questions of how to assess patent claims' scope and validity, as well as ways of arguing about what the content of patent law should be.  There are no specific prerequisites.  No technical background is required. 

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Textbooks
Foundations of Intellectual Property - Robert P. Merges & Jane C. Ginsburg
  LexisNexis
  ISBN: 9781422498873   (required)
Patent Law and Policy: Cases and Materials - Robert Patrick Merges & John Fitzgerald Duffy
  LexisNexis, edition: 5th (looseleaf v.)
  ISBN: 9780769857671   (required)