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International Copyright Law and Policy (Not Offered in AY2021-2022)
Last Updated Date:   1 June 2021

5 Credits,  Semester 1

Course Description:
The objective of this course is to enable students specializing in intellectual property law to be conversant with the operation of the major international and regional copyright systems, and the legal and policy issues underlying topics such as moral rights; performers' rights; films; parallel importation; and conflicts of law. The different models adopted by various countries in each of these topics will be examined.
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Course Convenor: Prof Ng-Loy Wee Loon

Co-teacher(s): NA

Module Codes: LL4111V / LL5111V / LL6111V / LLJ5111V

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Mode of Assessment:

Preclusions: Not opened to students who have taken or are taking: (1) a course on Private International Law of IP [LL4192/LL5192/LL6192; LL4192V/LL5192V/LL6192V] or its equivalent; (2) Copyright in the Internet Age [LL4300/LL5300/LL6300]

Prerequisites: NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or common law equivalent. Students should preferably have taken a basic course on Intellectual Property.

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