International IP Law

Class Information Spring 2022

  • 3 units
  • Class No.: 42175
  • Meets: Mon & Wed
  • Time: 10:30 am - 11:45 am
  • Location: 106
  • Exam: May 09, 2022 1:30 pm
  • Course Description

Colleen V. Chien

Professor of Law

International IP Law

Certificate(s): High Tech Law International Law

Course Description:

This course provides a basic foundation for thinking about intellectual property problems that arise in an international context, with a focus on patent, copyright, trademark, unfair competition, and enforcement issues.  The aim of the course is to familiarize students with the key principles, agreements, and institutions that govern international intellectual property, as well as the political economy of globalization and intellectual property.  Case and hypothetical examples will be used to explore the acquisition, licensing, and assertion of intellectual property rights across national borders, as well as country-level international property disputes. Enrollment limited to students who have taken at least one course on intellectual property or who have the instructor’s permission. Approved IP LLM course. Prerequisite : IP Survey (388)

Class Notes:

Approved IP LLM course. Prerequisite : IP Survey (388) or professor permission 
All classes will be recorded.