[Offered in even-numbered years]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Business, Law & Governance|
This subject provides an overview of the law relating to intellectual property rights in Australia. Principal areas of study include copyright, creative commons, patents, trademarks, designs, plant breeders' rights and traditional knowledge. The subject also provides an introduction to the international conventions that create a global legal framework for the protection of intellectual property rights.
|Students are assumed to have a basic understanding of the principles of contract law and the systems of governance in Australia.|
|Prerequisites:||(LA1105 AND LA1106) OR BU1112 OR BU2111|
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