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Course Name Energy and Infrastructure Innovation: Law and Policy
Course Code EIL 6573
Course Credits 3.0
Course Description

This course focusses on innovation in the fields of energy and infrastructure. The legislative, regulatory and policy frameworks, including standards and incentives, that exist to promote and spur energy and infrastructure innovation will be examined. Students will also examine: innovation theory and history, R&D collaboration agreements, funding and financing options, the fundamentals of the intellectual property dimensions of innovation, the challenges to commercializing new and innovative technologies, and case studies of innovative companies that succeeded as well as those that failed. Innovation law and policy will be examined through various lenses including economic, environmental and international.  

Specialization Energy and Infrastructure Law
Status Core
Elective for General Law
CPD Hours Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Ara P. Arzumanian
Term Summer 2018
Start date 2018-05-12
End date 2018-06-27

Saturday May 12 (9AM-Noon) - In-person/Video Conference at Osgoode Hall (4700 Keele)
Wednesdays May 30, June 6, 13, 20, 27 (7PM-10PM) - Video Conference Only

Presentation Format Video conference only
Method of Evaluation TBA
Program Format Other
Available for SCE Yes

All courses and schedules are subject to change.