Intellectual Property Law
As the Internet, “social sharing,” and other technological advancements continue to affect copyright law and trademarking, intellectual property law has increasing importance in our society. The Intellectual Property Concentration gives you a practice- and skills-based curriculum through which you can learn about contemporary issues surrounding patent, copyright, and trademark law, as well as how these issues impact certain industries. A concentration in this area will distinguish you as having an in-depth education in one of the legal industry's most dynamic fields.
To complete the requirements of the concentration, you must satisfactorily complete all of the following courses:
- Patent Law and Policy
- Trademark Law
You must also satisfactorily complete two (2) of the following courses:
- Antitrust Law
- Art Law
- Intellectual Property Licensing
- Sports Licensing
You must also satisfactorily complete one (1) of the following courses:
- Administrative Law
- Federal Jurisdiction
- International Business Transactions or International Law
In addition to completing the curriculum referenced above, you must write a high quality professional academic research paper on the topic of intellectual property law. You must receive advance approval of your topic.
A full list of requirements and procedures is available to current students in MyLaw. The information contained on this page is only a summary of the academic requirements.
For specific course requirements for individual concentrations, please go to “Forms” under the Registrar’s tab in MyLaw.