International Intellectual Property
Explore the emerging rules of international intellectual property law. Topics include the most important international treaties, including the Madrid Protocol, the Paris Convention, and the Berne Convention; the impact of Trade Related Intellectual Property Standards; and the problems created by differences in basic rules protecting intellectual property in countries around the world. A central question in the course is whether, and to what extent, greater harmony in standards and effective use of the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement process can enhance the protection of intellectual property in the international arena.
You'll Walk Away with
- An understanding of the emerging rules of international intellectual property law
- Familiarity with measures taken to protect intellectual property in the international arena, including greater harmony in standards and the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement process, and their efficacy
- Students with little to no knowledge of intellectual property
- Professionals who deal with international intellectual property