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LAW 0467: International Intellectual Property
Fall 2023 • Section 01 • CRN 22592

Course Description

This course will focus on Obtaining Rights by Registration in the United States and other typical Examination Countries; joint Examination by the European Patent Office. Effect of the Patent Cooperation Treaty and proposals toward Parent Harmonization under the General Agreements on Tariff and Trade (GATT); focus on: Application Requirements, Coverage, Appeal Rights, Term of Protection and Maintenance Costs. Exploitation of Intellectual Property Rights with a focus on: Technology Transfer including Compulsory Licensing, Foreign Ownership Requirements in Ventures and Anti-Trust and Anti-Monopoly considerations. Protection of Rights with a focus on: the difficulties of protecting intellectual property rights by litigation, policing the property rights, preventing international distribution, international trade piracy, gray market goods and other topics as time permits.


Day/Time Location
T 10:00-11:50 AM Klein 6B

Course Details

  • Donald Harris
Credit Hours

3 Credits



Course Type
  • Writing
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement
  • Writing Research


Registration Info


You must have completed the following courses before enrolling in this course:

  • LAW 0547 (Introduction to Intellectual Property)

Book List/Materials