ME 6799: Legal Issues in Technology Transfer

Offered Every Fall


Credit Hours: 3-0-3
Prerequisites: Graduate standing in engineering or related discipline.
Catalog Description: Study and analysis of U. S. law as it applied to the patenting and licensing processes. Crosslisted with BMED, CHE, and MGT 6799.
Textbooks: None
Instructors: David Ku (ME), Terry Blum (MGMT), Arnold Rubinoff (MGMT)
Topics:
  1. Governing laws on medical devices and pharmaceuticals.
  2. Intellectual property rights, protection, infringements.
  3. Patent application, claims.
  4. Licensing agreements.
  5. FDA regulations and approval processes.
  6. Legal aspects of the global marketplace.
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Lecture

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