BO604Zk International Protection of Intelectual Property Rights

Faculty of Law
Spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
12/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught online.
JUDr. Radim Charvát, Ph.D., LL.M. (lecturer)
prof. JUDr. Vladimír Týč, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. JUDr. Filip Křepelka, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. JUDr. Vladimír Týč, CSc.
Department of International and European Law - Faculty of Law
Contact Person: Jana Dopitová
Supplier department: Department of International and European Law - Faculty of Law
Fri 19. 3. 10:00–11:40 133, 12:00–13:40 133, 14:00–15:40 133, Fri 16. 4. 10:00–11:40 133, 12:00–13:40 133, 14:00–15:40 133
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! OBOR ( PR ) && ! OBOR ( PR01 ) && ! PROGRAM ( N - VS )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The purpose of this 1-semester course is to provide students basic knowledge relating to international aspects of the protection of intellectual property (international treaties) and the legal regulation contained in EC law, which is binding for the Czech Republic as well. Main objective of the course is the understanding of the necessity of international dimension of the protection of particular industrial property rights and copyright.
  • 1. International dimension of the intellectual property (IP) protection. 2. Patents (PCT, EPO), utility models, industrial designs, integrated circuits, new variety of plants. European patent with unitary effect in EU. 3. Trademarks (Madrid system), appelations of origin (geographical indications). 4. Copyright and neighbouring rights, software protection. 5. IP protection in international trade (legal defects of goods, TRIPS agreement). 6. Disposition with IP rights (licence agreements etc.) 7. Material regulation of IP in EU. Community (EU) trademark and design. 8. IP rights at the Single Market. Exhaustion of rights.
  • TÝČ, Vladimír. Průmyslová a autorská práva v mezinárodním obchodě. Praha: Linde, 1997. 166 pp. Vysokoškolské právnické učebnice. ISBN 80-7201-102-2. info
  • Literatura bude k dispozici ve formě studijních materiálů na ISu.
  • Učební text je vložen v ISu.
Teaching methods
lectures, homeworks
Assessment methods
Examination: written test.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2009, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
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