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PrF:SOC018 Copyright Law - Course Information

SOC018 Copyright Law

Faculty of Law
Spring 2018
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Teacher(s)
JUDr. Pavel Koukal, Ph.D. (lecturer)
JUDr. Tomáš Kubeša, Ph.D. (assistant)
Mgr. Bc. Lucie Straková (assistant)
Supervisor
JUDr. Pavel Koukal, Ph.D.
Department of Civil Law - Faculty of Law
Contact Person: doc. JUDr. Ing. Michal Radvan, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Civil Law - Faculty of Law
Timetable
Wed 13:30–15:00 129
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of this course is to provide the theoretical knowledge in the area copyright protection. The attention is paid to international, European and domestic copyright protection.
Learning outcomes
After the successful completion of this course the student should have the understanding of basic principles of copyright proctection and should be able to take the appropriate legal steps in the area of legal protection of intangible assets.
Syllabus
  • 1. International Copyright Protection 2. European Union Copyright Protection, Decisions of the CJEU 3. Basic notions of Czech Copyright Protection (author`s work, authorship, personal rights, economic rights) 4. Copyright licences, Limitations of Copyright 5. Neighbouring rights (Rights of Performers), Collective Enforcement 6. Database Protection in the EU
Literature
    required literature
  • WIPO Intellectual Property Handbook: Policy, Law and Use; dostupné z: http://www.wipo.int/about-ip/en/iprm/
    not specified
  • Kur, A., Dreier, T. European Intellectual Property Law. Cheltneham: Edwar Elgar, 2013
  • Sterling, J.A.L. World Copyright Law. London: Sweet&Maxwell, 2008.
Teaching methods
Lectures are held for a minimum of 5 students. With smaller number of students attending the course, lectures are replaced with tutorials. Reading list will be given by the course co-ordinator at the fist lecture or tutorial. The examination has a written form. Examination - credit requirements: 1. Semester paper 2. Discussion on the semester paper
Assessment methods
Lectures are held for a minimum of 5 students. With smaller number of students attending the course, lectures are replaced with tutorials. Reading list will be given by the course co-ordinator at the fist lecture or tutorial. The examination has a written form. Examination - credit requirements: 1. Semester paper 2. Discussion on the semester paper
Language of instruction
English
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2019.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2018, recent)
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