Certificate(s): High Tech Law
In-depth examination of the current status of copyright doctrines under the 1976 Copyright Act. Consideration of principles historically developed under the common law and the 1909 act. Emphasis on the traditional realms of copyright: literary, musical, and artistic works. Exploration of recent copyright developments in computers, video recording, internet and other modern technologies. Approved IP LL.M. course. Prerequisite: IP Survey (388)
Attendance is mandatory. Reading assignment for first class posted on Camino. Approved IP LLM course. Professor is willing to have a student tape a class with the permission of the professor for personal use only. Prerequisite: IP Survey.