7548 - Innovation and the Law

LAW7548 - Innovation and the Law

Course Number: 

7548

Type: 

Seminar

Credits: 

2.00

Prerequisite(s):

none

This course examines how the government and the marketplace (directly or indirectly) operate to influence innovative activity. We explore key statutes, common law traditions, and economic forces, as well as key institutional actors in innovation space. Our inquiry is wide-ranging and includes consideration of intellectual property, competition policy, and government subsidies.