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Advanced Master in Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management (LLM/MSc)

Are you fascinated by the ins and outs of intellectual property protection systems in the EU, US, Asia and beyond? Do you want to advance your international career in cross-border IP litigation practice, or to become an IP expert at the European Patent Office? Are you looking for a challenging, small-scale programme that approaches IP law from multiple perspectives? Then the Advanced Master’s in Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management (IPKM) could be just the programme for you. The IPKM programme provides you with the legal foundations and practical and technical skills to work at the crossroads of legal services, policy and knowledge management in technology-driven, innovative and creative industries. Students with work experience and working professionals are particularly encouraged to apply. The curriculum is structured to support a combination of working and studying.


  • This programme gives me great exposure to international legal systems, especially European law
    Muzdalifah Faried Bakry (Indonesia), Intellectual Property Law & Knowledge Management


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      Dear all,

      We are happy to announce that Julia Reda, a Member of the European Parliament representing the Pirate Party Germany and Vice-President of the Greens/EFA Group, will give an expert lecture on the 15th of December, at 17h30 in the Feestzaal.

      Ms. Reda, one of the most active MEPs in the field of copyright, will give an overview of the ongoing copyright reform, highlighting its strengths and weaknesses. For more information on the speaker, check You are all warmly invited to attend, but if you are not a student from this year's IPKM class we kindly ask you to register using the comment section below. We hope to see many of you there!

      Julia Reda
      3 weeks 5 days ago
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      Launched on Monday 23 October 20017 at Maastricht University Campus Brussels: Pugatch Concilium Report: "At what cost? Assessing the commercial implications of an SPC manufacturing and export exemption on Europe’s innovative pharmaceutical industry, European competitiveness and job creation" - in attendance representatives of Medicines for Europe (Generics), representatives of R&D-based innovators and the EU Commission. Result: a very interesting and lively discussion.

      Unintended Consequences
      3 weeks 5 days ago
    • Photo by IPKM

      Please find the following website where among others the planned IPKM expert lectures are listed.
      We will also share our events via this facebook page.
      The next expert lecture takes place this week on Friday at 17.30 - 19.00 in the Faculty of Law, room B1.113. Thomas Kirchberger from University of Linz will talk about Open Design and Intellectual Property. Feel warmly invited to join us.

      IGIR reporter - Research - Maastricht University
      1 month 3 weeks ago

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