An in-depth examination of the ways IP may be acquired other than through creation. Topics include: asset purchase; business transactions, such as joint ventures, joint development, strategic alliances, licenses, mergers and acquisitions; and patent pooling. Emerging issues such as open sourcing and open innovation will be explored. Antitrust implications of these various business transactions will be covered, from a business perspective.
|Course #:||IPMM 503|
|Credit Hours:||Three credit hours.|