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Patents and Trade Secrets (WI000810, WI001071)

Course 240008137 in SS 2018

General Data

Course Type lecture
Semester Weekly Hours 2 SWS
Organisational Unit Chair of Corporate and Intellectual Property Law (Prof. Ann)
Dates Mon, 13:15–14:45, 0534

Further Information

Courses are together with exams the building blocks for modules. Please keep in mind that information on the contents, learning outcomes and, especially examination conditions are given on the module level only – see section "Assignment to Modules" above.

additional remarks tudents will get an introduction to basic concepts of Patent Law and Trade Secret Law. Topics covered are: 1) Patent Law - Subject-matter under Protection and Prerequisites - Proceedings before the Patent Office - Legal Effects of a Patent - The inventor's right to the Patent - Assignment and Licensing - Enforcing a Patent - Termination of a Patent 2) Trade Secret Law 3) German Law on Employees Inventions
Links E-Learning course (e. g. Moodle)
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