Curriculum Guide · Courses
Professors J. Freed and Micallef
J.D. Course 332 (cross-listed) | 3 credit hours
This course is designed for those who intend to specialize in the intellectual property field. It includes an analysis of trade secret law, inventorship and ownership of inventions, subject matter eligible for patenting, requirements for valid and enforceable patents, patent claim construction and direct and indirect patent infringement. The Advanced Patent Law Seminar is recommended to complete the student’s overview of patent law.
Recommended: A scientific or engineering background is helpful, but not a requirement.
Students may not withdraw from this class after the add/drop period ends without the permission of the professor.