• Patents – 6224

Credits

3

Subject Area

Intellectual Property and Technology *
  • Student Year
    Upper Division
    Grade base
    A - F
    Course type
    Lecture

THIS SECTION FOR JD STUDENTS ONLY.  MSPL STUDENTS MAY ENROLL IN #5224.

This course offers an overview of patent law for both those students intending to specialize in patent prosecution and those whose general practice may include patent litigation and licensing. Topics to be covered include the requirements for patentable subject matter; standards of novelty, utility, and non-obviousness; statutory bars; conception, priority, enablement, and written description requirements in patent procurement; direct and vicarious patent infringement; claims interpretation.

Sections

Fall 2016

Fall 2015

Fall 2014

Contact Information

University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-1000

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