Spring 2015 Course Schedule

Adv Legal Research: IP (LAW-929B-001)

Meets: 04:00 PM - 04:55 PM (M) - Room 500

Enrolled: 10 / Limit: 14

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This course will provide you with the techniques and skills to research IP topics in a variety of settings, including law practice and clerking. In-class research assignments and database searching will be an integral component of the course. We will research in the topical areas of patents, trademarks, copyright, trade secrets, licensing and international IP. You will learn how to develop a research plan for different types of questions and how to identify the best and most-cost effective research sources. Your grade is based on the following criteria: In-class participation, attendance, and engagement: 40%; In-depth research problem: 25%; Take-home final exam: 35%.

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First Class Readings

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