LAW7221 - Technology contracts and licensing law
6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Law
Leader: Dr Noel Byrne
City (Melbourne) Term 3 2008 (On-campus block of classes)
This unit examines the particular legal issues and problems that arise with respect to the preparation and negotiation of contracts dealing with the licensing of technology and intellectual property. It will provide an overview of the basics of contract law. Students will then consider the specific legal principles that apply to the licensing of various forms of intellectual property.
The key provisions to be included in licensing contracts
Licence drafting and negotiation exercise: 30%