Section Description Provided by Instructor
The course covers both international and comparative copyright law. It will address international copyright and related rights agreements and their implementation in U.S. and E.U. law. We will also consider problems of private international law (jurisdiction, conflict of laws). The instructors, Jane Ginsburg and Visiting Professor Edouard Treppoz of the University of Lyon, France, will analyze the issues from both a common law and a civilian perspective.
MW 2:50 –4:10 p.m.
Method of Evaluation
J.D. Writing Credit
Copyright (or equivalent if foreign LLM student)
Students are expected to be familiar with the basics of domestic copyright law (U.S. or, for LLMs, another country's copyright law).
Learning Outcome Goals
No learning outcome goals have been provided.