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Fall 2016
LAW139  A  PATENT LAW

Course Description
This course will cover the most important features of U.S. patent law. We will explore patent interpretation, validity, infringement, and remedies. We will also devote attention to the basic theoretical and practical justifications for the patent system, the process by which inventors obtain patents, and current issues in patent policy. No technical background is required.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-17-2016 - 11-29-2016   TR  11:00 AM-12:20 PM F108

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: 3-hour, open book exam
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Entertainment, Music, & Sports - Specialized
Government & Regulation - Related
Health & Medical - Related
Intellectual Property - Basic
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
The Business of Innovation, Law and Technology: BILT (Concentration)   More information

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Professor(s)

SAWICKI, ANDRES


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: asawicki@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-8447
Office: G474