This module covers the substantive and procedural aspects of IP protection (patent, trade mark, copyright and competition law) in Asia. As such the module highlights the differences with the European system and presents alternative solutions or problems in a comparative setting. Taught by: experts from Asia (i.e. Japan or Greater China)
At the end of this course, the student is familiar with the most important aspects of intellectual property policy, law and practice in the Asia and is conversant with the most recent developments and legislative initiatives.
Standard literature plus additional materials on an Asian jurisdiction (i.e. Japan or Greater China)