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Spring 2014
6393 Patent Remedies & Defenses - JANICKE- 20389

Professor(s): Paul Janicke (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Intellectual Property and Information Law 

Time: 10:30a-12:00p  MWLocation: BLB-3 

Course Outline:

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   The basic doctrines governing modern U.S. patent litigation; details of the main injunctive and monetary remedies for patent infringement and the limitations thereon; jurisdictional and venue problems. Four kinds of estoppel; details of fifteen affirmative defenses; discovery controversies and governing case law; impact of prior judgments on the same patent.

Supplemental materials for this course, consisting of very recent cases, will be found on Professor Janicke's faculty Homepage.

Prerequisites: No  Prerequisite: LAW 5332 is recommended but not required.

First Day Assignments: Please read the first four cases in Chapter 1 of the casebook.

Final Exam Schedule: 04/30 9am-Noon  211 TU2    

This course will have:
Exam: Yes
Paper: No

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No