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Trade Secrets (WI001217, WI001071)

Course 0000003073 in SS 2021

General Data

Course Type lecture
Semester Weekly Hours 2 SWS
Organisational Unit Chair of Corporate and Intellectual Property Law (Prof. Ann)
Lecturers Christoph Ann
Alexandra Speer
Dates Mon, 09:45–11:15, virtuell

Assignment to Modules

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 This module provides an introduction to basic concepts of patent law, trade secret law and the law of licensing agreements. It consists of two lectures: "Patents and trade secrest" and "Licensing". Topics covered are: 1) Patents and trade secrets a) 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 b) Trade secret law 2) Licensing: - economic purposes - license agreement: basic content - pitfalls in licensing projects - antitrust issues
Links E-Learning course (e. g. Moodle)
TUMonline entry

Equivalent Courses (e. g. in other semesters)

SS 2024 Trade Secret Protection Ann, C.
Assistants: Duque Lizarralde, M.Smith, S.
Mon, 11:30–13:00, 2370
WS 2023/4 Trade Secrets (WI001217, German) Ann, C.
Assistants: Sießmeir, T.
Mon, 13:15–14:45, 1402
SS 2023 Trade Secrets (WI001217, WI001071, English) Ann, C.
Assistants: Duque Lizarralde, M.Smith, S.
Mon, 13:15–14:45, 2770
WS 2022/3 Trade Secrets Ann, C.
Assistants: Dubov, B.Duque Lizarralde, M.
Mon, 13:15–14:45, 1402
SS 2022 Trade Secrets (WI001217, WI001071) Ann, C.
Assistants: Duque Lizarralde, M.Smith, S.
Mon, 09:45–11:15, 2370
WS 2020/1 Trade Secrets Ann, C.
Assistants: Speer, A.
Mon, 09:45–11:15, virtuell
SS 2020 Trade Secrets Ann, C. Mon, 09:45–11:15, 2370
WS 2019/20 Trade Secrets Ann, C. Mon, 09:45–11:15, 2770
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