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Spring 2015
5297 Trademark & Unfair Competition - KRIEGER- 25905

Professor(s): Paul Krieger (DEPARTED)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Intellectual Property and Information Law 

Time: 4:00p-6:00p  M  Location: 1  BLB

Course Outline: The course focusses on trademarks and related unfair competition principles from both historical and modern (i.e., internet) settings. The course examines the various types of words, slogans, product packaging and shapes, and other indicia that can be used as trademarks; strategies and requirements for developing, registering, and enforcing trademark rights and defending against such actions; and case studies from an adversarial perspective of various types of trademark infringement and dilution cases and administrative actions challenging trademark registrations.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites: No  

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/11/15 4-6pm  215 TU2    

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course:

Course Materials (11/5/2014 11:44:12 AM)

Book(s) Required

Additional course materials, such as supplemental materials and case opinions not found in the
casebook will be provided from time-to-time at no cost to the student.