CourseIntellectual Property Law - Law 655R
Instructor Barak Y. Orbach   View Faculty Page
Emailorbach@law.arizona.edu
Units 3 - Graded
Prerequisites:

None

 
Recommended Courses:

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Overview

This is a survey course covers the main areas of intellectual property law: patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets.  It introduces each subject and explores commonalities and differences among different systems of intellectual property protection.  

The course is designed for students interested in business law in general (transactional or litigation) and can serve as a gateway to specialized IP courses for students who wish to specialize in intellectual property. 

 
Materials

Robert P. Merges, Peter S. Menell & Mark A. Lemley, Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age (5th ed. 2009)

 
Course Format

Discussion

 
Written Assignments

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Type of Exam

Short Essays

 
Basis for grading

Exam

 
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