Intellectual Property & Technology Law

Credit Hours:
1
Instructor(s):

Ed Lanquist

Requirements:
Elective

This course is a survey of intellectual property and technology law issues that lawyers in a general practice may face. The course will begin with the basics of intellectual property, such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. The course will then cover more specific topics, such as licensing and transactional issues associated with each type of intellectual property, employee and third-party intellectual property agreements, data security and privacy issues, and topics related to ecommerce, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DCMA), and other internet-related intellectual property issues.