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This course will cover the core areas of intellectual property law — copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks, and patents. The course will include the scope of these rights, and infringement. We will also consider the relationship between the four types of intellectual property, as well as the appropriate balance between legal protections, technological protections, and a robust public domain.
This course is designed for inventors, engineers, corporate citizens, those wanting to understand the interplay between various types of intellectual property, students, faculty & staff.