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275.3 sec. 001 - Intellectual Property Law (Fall 2022)

Instructor: Robert P Merges  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4
Grading Designation: Graded
Mode of Instruction: In-Person


TuTh 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
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From August 23, 2022
To December 01, 2022

Course Start: August 23, 2022
Course End: December 01, 2022
Class Number: 31495

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 48
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 100
As of: 02/17 06:39 AM

This course introduces students to the main features of modern intellectual property law and provides a gateway to Berkeley's Law and Technology program. It covers federal patent, copyright, and trademark law along with trade secrets and other forms of state protection. The course also identifies important policy arguments that are commonly used to explain or criticize existing doctrine.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Exam Length: 4 hours
Course Category: Intellectual Property and Technology Law

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  • Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age
    Peter S. Menell, Mark Lemley, Robert P. Merges, Shyamkrishna Balganesh
    Edition: 2022
    Publisher: Clause 8 Publishing
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: Amazon kindle
    Price: $75.00
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Law-school Bookstore prices are unavailable at this time.

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