LIP 917 (01) - Federal Trademark and Copyright Registration Practice

Fed Trademrk&Copyrt Reg Pract

Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Law (01/20/2021 - 05/14/2021)
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 52618
Master the fundamentals of trademark and copyright prosecution, learn about international trademark registration practice, and learn about practice before the U.S. PTO Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Simulation exercises on trademark searching, trademark application filing, responding to office actions, and filing a copyright application will be assigned. The final exam will cover the connective tissue of strategy decisions, client counseling, and international filing. The course additionally addresses the reason and process for the recordation of instruments at the USPTO and the Copyright Office. Eligibility: Open to all except 1Ls. Prerequisites: Concurrent or prior completion of Fundamentals of Intellectual Property OR Trademarks & Deceptive Practices; OR, prior trademark experience (see Prof. Lembree with questions). Course enrollment is limited to 25 students. Course format: problem-based. Grading: final exam, 25%; other (see syllabus), 70%. This course may be taken for an S/U grade.
Instructors: Ashlyn Lembree

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/20/2021 5/14/2021 W 12:20pm - 2:00pm UNHL 228