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Intellectual Property

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Course No: LGST.3860-031; SIS Class Nbr: 9131; SIS Term: 2930
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course surveys the law of the protection of ideas, trade secrets, inventions, artistic creations, and reputation. The course will briefly review the law of patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and geographical indication. The course will cover the distinction between the various forms of intellectual property, and the statutory and common law methods of enforcing rights.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

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  • Core Codes: SS, AMST, FLST
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Marileen Aiken
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2020: Jan 21 to May 03
  • Chat Hours: Mon 7-8pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: B.L.A. in Liberal Arts, Certificate in Paralegal Studies

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