Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Intellectual Property Law

542 | 3.0 credits


This course provides an overview of the intellectual property field including patents, trademarks, copyrights, unfair competition, trade secrets, employer-employee relationships, the transfers of intellectual property rights, and the general application of antitrust and misuse doctrines to such rights. The course compares and contrasts the state law doctrines with the federal law as each applies to the various areas within the intellectual property field. Note: Not open to students who have taken Copyright Law, Patent Law and/or Trademark Law.