LAW 141 :: Intellectual Propery
Spring 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 33726
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Susan Jaworowski
susanjaw@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9100 (Ph)
(808) 734-9147 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013
Course Requirements: One week prior to the start of the semester, students should log into http://laulima.hawaii.edu/ with their UH username and UH password to check for announcements from the instructor.
Course Prerequisites: Recommended Preparation:
Credit in or qualification for ENG 100 or ENG 160.
Course Description: Intellectual Property prepares the student to assist a law firm or business in protecting the areas of copyright, trademark, and patent law. Due to the spread of internet and communication technologies, there is an increasing need for businesses to preserve their valuable intellectual property assets. The course will cover the methods by which each type of protection is created, the procedures to register or protect each, the duration of the rights, and how to protect the rights from infringement.

This class section (CRN 33726) is conducted on the Internet via Laulima and is not self-paced.
Textbooks: Bouchoux, D.E., Intellectual Proprty: the Law of Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents, and Trade Secrets, 4th ed. Cengage Learning.
Technical Requirements: Students are required to have access to a reliable computer with high-speed Internet connection and email.

In addition, students should be able to open multi-media files.

Visit the instructor¿s website at: http://www2.hawaii.edu/~susanjaw/IP/index.html

to set up your computer appropriately.

-For more information about Laulima please go to:
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/laulima_students.htm
Additional Notes: To be successful in this class, students should have basic computer skills to open, save, upload and download files; basic knowledge of email and attachments; and basic understanding of navigating the WWW.

For class information or other inquiries, contact the instructor via email (susanjaw@hawaii.edu) and include the phrase "LAW 141" in the subject line.

Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and email.
Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012 12:25:18