|Course Name||Intellectual Property Challenges in the Twenty-First Century|
|Course Code||LAWL 6706|
|Pre/Anti-requisites||Anti-requisite: LAW 6706 - Intellectual Property Challenges in the Twenty-First Century|
In this course, students will analyze issues that are currently challenging courts, policy-makers and socio-economic and cultural practices in Canada and internationally. Issues to be examined may include peer-to-peer file sharing, fair dealing and fair use, digital rights management (DRMs), data protection, freelance authorship and publishing, branding, geographical indications, commercialization of IP and university spin-outs, IP and traditional knowledge, IP and biotechnology, and IP and development. The goal is to consider various policy alternatives to respond to these challenges and develop a refined understanding of the implications of each alternative.
|Specialization||Intellectual Property 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 email@example.com|
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