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Law, History, Communication

LHC 319 Intellectual Property Law
  3 hours Elective Terms Offered: W13(B)
  Course Prerequisites: Junior or Senior Standing 
  Intellectual Property Law --- An introduction to legal options available to protect intellectual property, including international aspects of intellectual property law. Topics covered include: trade secrets (including the Uniform Trade Secrets Act, protective measures, and international issues); patent law (including general policies and procedures, application processes, infringement and remedies, and international patent protections issues); copyright law (including ownership and acquisition, infringement and remedies, technology issues, and international copyright protection issues); and trademark law (including general principles, federal procedures, infringement, dilution, remedies, and international aspects of trademark protection).