Summer I 2020
6220 Trademark Prosecution (Asynchronous ) - HUNT- 19291

Professor(s): Lee B. Hunt (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Intellectual Property and Information Law 

Time: ARRANGED    Location:  

Course Outline: This course is taught fully online. All aspects of this course, including additional readings, assignments, and multimedia material such as videos and audio files, will be available online. An updated syllabus will be posted in the near future.

This two-hour course provides hands-on training and instruction on the procedure of Trademark prosecution, from pre-application searching and client admonishment through the filing of renewal documents ten years after registration. Particular attention will be paid to the bases for application-filings and common refusals. Class discussion will focus on the law, precedent, and the USPTO’s Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure. The course will also familiarize students with the electronic systems used by the trademark bar for searching databases of current registrations and pending applications, filing electronic applications, and responding to official correspondence issued by the USPTO. Upon completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and understanding required to prosecute a trademark registration for others when licensed to practice law.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota=12. This course will be fully online as an Asynchronous course.

Prerequisites:  While trademark law or IP Survey would be helpful, neither is required.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (5/29/2020 10:53:06 AM)

Book(s) Required