Trademark and Unfair Competition
LAW JD 780
This course will examine the principles of trademark and unfair competition law. We will investigate issues of ownership, protectability, and infringement in the context of words, symbols, slogans, product design and other forms of trade dress. We will explore the policy reasons for protecting marks and the limiting principles that protect competition, speech, and other interests. The course also will include a brief introduction to false advertising and the state law right of publicity. GRADING NOTICE: This course does not offer the CR/NC/H option.
FALL 2023 Schedule
|MW 9:00 am-10:30 am