BUS2 501 Patent Theory and Policy (3 credits)

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Offered by: Law (Faculty of Law)


Business Law 2 : Examination and critical assessment of the justifications of patent law; the tension between the public domain and private monopoly control; examination of international patent protection; international conventions touching on patent law, international trade instruments; examination of patents in relation to new technology: biotechnology, the Internet and business methods.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: BUS2 463

  • Restriction: Not open to first year students