Spring 2018
5273 International Intellectual Property - COLMENTER- 22725

Professor(s): Ricardo Colmenter (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Intellectual Property and Information Law 
International Law

Time: 7:30p-9:30p  MLocation: 113  BLB

Course Outline: This course examines, analyzes and studies the remarkable subject of International Intellectual Property Law and how to enforce trademarks, patents and copyrights beyond national boundaries. Special emphasis will be placed on international standards for intellectual property and its implementation, application and practices in national jurisdictions. In addition the course covers the differences and similarities between the diverse national intellectual property systems. The course will be divided into six major blocks:
a. Overview and Introductory Themes.
b. International Copyright and Neighboring Rights.
c. International Patent Law.
d. International Trademarks and Geographical Indications.
e. Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets.
f. International Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   This is an LL.M class, and JD students may register, if space is available.

Prerequisites: Yes  IP Survey, or two of Copyright/Patent/Trade Secret, or permission of instructor.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/05 9-11am  209 BLB    

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: no

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (11/6/2017 12:13:40 PM)

Book(s) Required