Intellectual Property Law Major

Description: An advanced, professional study of the law, policies, and regulations related to copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and related issues. Includes instruction in patent law, copyright law, trademark law, intellectual property licensing and litigation, and applications such as art and entertainment law, communications law, information technology law, sports law, and chemical and biotech patent law.

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Intellectual Property Law Major

What Courses Do Intellectual Property Law Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Intellectual Property Law majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Entertainment Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Patent Application
  • Trademark Law

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