Apr 18, 2019  
2018-2019 Law School Student Handbook 
    
2018-2019 Law School Student Handbook

LAW - 823 Copyright Law of the U.S.


3 unit(s)
This in-depth analysis of U.S. copyright law includes the history of the law, from the first copyright statutes through the major revisions of the 1909 Act, the 1976 Act, and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998. Students explore legal issues relating to the registration process, defenses such as fair use and parody, and remedies for infringement. Terms for the licensing and/or transfer of copyright are also examined. Includes the impact of the use of digital media and the growth of the Internet on copyright protection. Intellectual Property LLM students are required to take this course, LAW 891 Trademark Law of the US , or LAW 875 Patent Law of the US .


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