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Credit points: 15

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In this unit, students examine the theory and practice of the law relating to the transfer of rights in information and other intangibles. In particular, students examine the structure and negotiation of downstream and upstream licensing mechanisms in the context of product development, multimedia, software, merchandising, university technology transfer, government contracts, financing, litigation, taxation, bankruptcy, and antitrust.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGordon Walker

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

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Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsLicensing Law: Theory and ApplicationPrescribedD Conway-Jones, R Gomulkiewicz, X-T NguyenASPEN PUBLISHERS

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