The course offers an introduction to international trade and intellectual property rights. Thus, the course will explore the structure, principles and main Agreements shaping international trade within the World Trade Organization (WTO). Analyzing the principles contained in GATT, GATS, the TRIPS Agreements and the Doha Declaration will provide you with a wider view on the link between international trade, and both importance and challenges related to intellectual property rights.

NOTE: The main focus of this course is WTO Law, the relationship between IP and trade is explored but this is by no means an IP focused course.

 

Kursen ger en allmän orientering på de rättsområden som påverkar ekonomiska enheters verksamhet och handlingsalternativ samt en introduktion till handelsrättslig terminologi och rättsligt tänkande. Kursen omfattar också internationella, särskilt EG-rättsliga aspekter. Obligatorisk grundkurs inom kandidatexamen.

The course offers an introduction to international trade and intellectual property rights. Thus, the course will explore the structure, principles and main Agreements shaping international trade within the World Trade Organization (WTO). Analyzing the principles contained in GATT, GATS, the TRIPS Agreements and the Doha Declaration will provide you with a wider view on the link between international trade, and both importance and challenges related to intellectual property rights.

NOTE: The main focus of this course is WTO Law, the relationship between IP and trade is explored but this is by no means an IP focused course.

 

The course offers an introduction to international trade and intellectual property rights. Thus, the course will explore the structure, principles and main Agreements shaping international trade within the World Trade Organization (WTO). Analyzing the principles contained in GATT, GATS, the TRIPS Agreements and the Doha Declaration will provide you with a wider view on the link between international trade, and both importance and challenges related to intellectual property rights.

NOTE: The main focus of this course is WTO Law, the relationship between IP and trade is explored but this is by no means an IP focused course.

 

Den immaterialrättsliga regleringen ger ensamrätter. Syftet med denna kurs är att studera samspelet mellan dessa regler samt hur de styr företagets val på marknaden.

Kursen är en nätkurs med självstudier och inlämningsuppgifter. Den kan tas när som helst under året men prestationerna bedöms endast i slutet av varje period, dvs. i samband med tentveckor. Allmän information om kursens genomförande finns på kursens hemsida i moodle.

Kursen kan tas av studerande både i Vasa och Helsingfors.