Spring 2016
    Law No.: LAW9045
    Sched. No.: 116220664

Intellectual Property Law Policy*
Section 1
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Oliar, Dotan



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):MTWRF, 1840-2040 (WB129)
Credits:3Type:Seminar
Capacity:18 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**
Current Enrollment:7 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**

Course Description:

SPECIAL NOTES REGARDING SESSION DATES/TIMES/ROOM: This course, which is traditionally spans a full semester, will be compressed between January 25, 2016 and February 11, 2016.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be dropped. Students seeking to enroll in this course must attend the first class session.The seminar will cover advanced readings in intellectual property policy. We will review issues and policies such as IP’s desirable duration, the desirable scope of the exclusive rights, sequential and cumulative innovation, empirical evidence and experimental IP law scholarship, pending IP law reform, and alternatives to intellectual property rights (such as rewards, subsidies, governmental support for commercialization). Students should be at ease with the economic approach to law, although no previous knowledge is assumed or required.

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be dropped. Students seeking to enroll in this course must attend the first class session.

Prerequisites:A course in intellectual property law is required as a prerequisite or co-requisite (Copyright Law, or Patent Law, or Trademark Law, or Trade Secret Law or IP Survey.)
Course Requirement:Students will be required to submit short reaction papers to the readings assigned.