About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 115-year history and reputation for academic excellence. We are located on the beautiful 228-acre USC University Park Campus, just south of downtown Los Angeles.
Learn about our rigorous and interdisciplinary curriculum, our invaluable experiential learning opportunities, and the breadth and depth of our specialized areas of concentration and certificate offerings.
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We work closely with students, graduates and employers to support successful career goals and outcomes. Our overall placement rate is consistently strong, with 94 percent of our JD class employed within 10 months after graduation.
Our faculty is distinguished for its scholarship, as well as for its commitment to teaching. Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio creates an intimate and collegial learning environment.
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Alumni and Giving
The global Trojan network of more than 10,000 law alumni and donors include recognized leaders in numerous fields who are deeply committed to supporting student and law school success.
- + AREAS OF CONCENTRATION
- ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
- BUSINESS LAW
- MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT AND TECHNOLOGY LAW
- PUBLIC INTEREST LAW
- + EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING
- + NON-DEGREE PROGRAMS
- ACADEMIC CALENDAR
- COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
Copyright, Trademark and Related Rights (Fall 2017)
- Course Number: LAW-841
- Class Number: 03621
- Instructor: Mark Lee
This course is an introductory survey of federal statutory and case law relating to copyright, trademark, right of publicity, trade secrets, and related state laws that seek to protect intellectual property . . Due to the breadth of material covered, please note that this course involves substantial reading. This course focuses on intellectual property issues relating to the media, entertainment, and other content-intensive and brand-intensive markets. All patent-related topics are covered in the course on Patent Law.
- Unit Value: 3
- Grading Options: Numerical Only
- Schedule: T 8:00 am - 10:50 am
- Room Number: Room 7
- Exam: In-class exam
- Writing Requirement: No
- Skills Requirement: no
- Participation: Required but not graded
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