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Spring 2014 - Copyright and Media Rights Workshop, Advanced

Hart, William M

Course ID: 279M  Unique # 29455  Credit Hours: 2
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Wednesday 10:30 am - 11:20 am JON 6.206
   Thursday 10:30 am - 11:20 am JON 6.206
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Floating      
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
A practice-oriented approach to copyright (and related legal doctrines) in traditional and "new" media, from both a transactional and litigation perspective:  ownership, rights management, conveyancing, licensing and dispute resolution in the music, book, tech, film, gaming and other IP-driven and 'online' industries, drawing together copyright, right of publicity, trademark, trade secret and related principles; includes drafting, statutory termination, bankruptcy law implications and due diligence strategies; consideration of 1909 Act principles for pre-1978 works under U.S.  law; choice of law and multinational treatment. 

Prerequisites:  basic intellectual property course, or strong interest or background in related fields by permission of Professor.

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