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LIP 977 (1ON) - Trademarks and Deceptive Practices

Trademarks&Deceptive Practices

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   55  
CRN: 15919
This course will examine the precepts of trademark and unfair competition law. We will investigate issues of ownership, registration, goodwill, misappropriation, infringement, and dilution in the context of words, phrases, symbols, slogans, product design, and trade dress. The course will also explore related issues such as false and comparative advertising, rights of publicity, and fair use. Eligibility: Open to all except 1Ls. Course format: lecture. Grading: final exam, 70%; optional midterm exam, 30%. This course may be taken for an S/U grade.
Instructors: Alexandra J. Roberts
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA

LIP 979 (01) - Intellectual Property Enforcement at the International Trade Commission

Intel Prop Enforcement at ITC

Credits: 1.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 13012
This course examines the role of the International Trade Commission (ITC) in investigating allegations of unfair trade practices relating to intellectual property rights. While up to 90% of the ITC's cases revolve around patents, the ITC also investigates cases relating to copyright, trademark and trade secret violations. The focus of this course will be on Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, which establishes the ITC's jurisdiction, and will cover all aspects of litigation at the ITC, from the institution of an investigation under Section 337 to available remedies. The course will also review recent ITC decisions and appeals from the ITC to the Federal Circuit. Eligibility: Open to all except 1Ls. Prerequisites: US patent law. Subject to the instructors? approval, international students who are concurrently taking Patent Law or Fundamentals of IP may be permitted to enroll in the course, provided they have substantial patent prosecution or other patent practice experience. Grading: see syllabus. Course must be taken on a S/U basis.
Instructors: John Rabena, William Mandir
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA

LIP 983 (01) - Intellectual Property Issues in Sports and Entertainment Law

Intel Prop Iss Sports&Entrtnmt

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 17328
This course approaches sports and entertainment law through the lens of intellectual property. By studying cases, current events, and controversial disputes, students will expand their substantive doctrinal knowledge of the major IP rights regimes, including copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, and patent law, all in the context of the sports and entertainment industries. Over the course of the semester, they will learn about how each regime factors into the legal challenges that arise within the sports and entertainment industries, and will consider how each set of rights can be used to protect the various entities that comprise each industry.
Instructors: Peter Foley
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 W 5:30pm - 7:20pm UNHL 205

LPI 914 (01) - Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 12997
The vast majority of cases are resolved prior to trial. This course focuses on effective representation of a client?s interests using resolution techniques before trial. Students will learn to negotiate directly, including how to deal with the many tactics employed by negotiating parties. They will also gain an understanding of when to consider mediation, arbitration, and collaborative law and how to effectively represent clients in these processes. We will critically examine negotiation, mediation, arbitration and collaborative law, including the legal, ethical and policy issues associated with each process. Classes include lecture, discussion and extensive participatory exercises. Reflective writing is an integral component of the course. Eligibility: Open to 2Ls and 3Ls. Course format: simulation. Grading: other (see syllabus), 100%. This course may be taken for an S/U grade.
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 T 5:30pm - 8:10pm TBA

LRS 905 (01) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   2  
CRN: 13067
Students wishing to engage in academic work (such as authoring or co-authoring a paper under the supervision of a faculty member, working in a supervised law firm or in-house position, or some other project, the final work product to be received by the Registrar) may be eligible and able to work with a faculty member to oversee and guide the work, as well as to provide structure, milestones, and assessment of the work. Credits, grading, and prerequisites will depend on the nature of the work and determined in conjunction with the faculty member. Students seeking out independent study can obtain a form from the Registrar?s Office and seek out a faculty member?s agreement to supervise the independent study.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Stanley Kowalski
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA

LRS 905 (02) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 15995
Students wishing to engage in academic work (such as authoring or co-authoring a paper under the supervision of a faculty member, working in a supervised law firm or in-house position, or some other project, the final work product to be received by the Registrar) may be eligible and able to work with a faculty member to oversee and guide the work, as well as to provide structure, milestones, and assessment of the work. Credits, grading, and prerequisites will depend on the nature of the work and determined in conjunction with the faculty member. Students seeking out independent study can obtain a form from the Registrar?s Office and seek out a faculty member?s agreement to supervise the independent study.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Ellen Musinsky
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA

LRS 905 (03) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   8  
CRN: 16038
Students wishing to engage in academic work (such as authoring or co-authoring a paper under the supervision of a faculty member, working in a supervised law firm or in-house position, or some other project, the final work product to be received by the Registrar) may be eligible and able to work with a faculty member to oversee and guide the work, as well as to provide structure, milestones, and assessment of the work. Credits, grading, and prerequisites will depend on the nature of the work and determined in conjunction with the faculty member. Students seeking out independent study can obtain a form from the Registrar?s Office and seek out a faculty member?s agreement to supervise the independent study.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Albert Scherr
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA

LRS 905 (04) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 16051
Students wishing to engage in academic work (such as authoring or co-authoring a paper under the supervision of a faculty member, working in a supervised law firm or in-house position, or some other project, the final work product to be received by the Registrar) may be eligible and able to work with a faculty member to oversee and guide the work, as well as to provide structure, milestones, and assessment of the work. Credits, grading, and prerequisites will depend on the nature of the work and determined in conjunction with the faculty member. Students seeking out independent study can obtain a form from the Registrar?s Office and seek out a faculty member?s agreement to supervise the independent study.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: John Orcutt
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA

LRS 905 (05) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
CRN: 17567
Students wishing to engage in academic work (such as authoring or co-authoring a paper under the supervision of a faculty member, working in a supervised law firm or in-house position, or some other project, the final work product to be received by the Registrar) may be eligible and able to work with a faculty member to oversee and guide the work, as well as to provide structure, milestones, and assessment of the work. Credits, grading, and prerequisites will depend on the nature of the work and determined in conjunction with the faculty member. Students seeking out independent study can obtain a form from the Registrar?s Office and seek out a faculty member?s agreement to supervise the independent study.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Michael McCann
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA