PPL 409 - Intellectual Property Law I

4 Unit(s)


General nature of copyright, need for protection; forms of protection. Universal Copyright Conventions; International copyright; Fair use in the Law of copyright; copyright; Copyrighting literacy; scientific and technical works; advertisements, music, television broadcasting, computer, programmes, etc. Ownership of copyright; authorship, joint authorship, commissioned works, employee works; application for copyright-opposition to the grant; revocation by the registrar; grounds for revocation; assignment, licences, infringement of copyright. Remedies for infringement-copyright and the Press.