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wir855 - Intellectual Property Law, Competition Law
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Module label Intellectual Property Law, Competition Law
Module code wir855
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Law)
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  • Master's Programme Business Administration, Economics and Law (Master) >
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Skills to be acquired in this module
The students:
understand the interference of intellectual property law and competition law.
The decision justifies the claim to property rights (or the waiver thereof).
decide and evaluate the legitimate exercise and abuse of intellectual property rights.
Module contents
The module deals with the competition order shaped by intellectual property rights. The module comprises two courses, the first of which can also be attended by the participants of the TEL 1 module. One course provides an overview of the individual property rights (in copyright, patent law, trademark law) within the framework of German, European and international law.
The second course deepens the basic facts of competition law (antitrust law, UWG) and focuses on the intersections with intellectual property law.
Reader's advisory
Ohly/Hofmann/Zech, Fälle zum Recht des Schwerpunkt Geistigen Eigentums, 2. Aufl., 2018.
Drexl, J. (Hrsg,): Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Competition Law, 2010.
Lettl, Wettbewerbsrecht, 3. Aufl., 2016.
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
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Module capacity unlimited
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Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
about 6 weeks after presentation
presentation or term paper or oral exam
Course type Lecture
SWS 4.00
Workload attendance 56 h