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    Dec 15, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW - 962 Intellectual Property, Human Rights, and Development


(3 hrs.)

Examines international intellectual property rules through the lenses of human rights law and development policy. The course will study how different intellectual property frameworks possess the capacity to overcome or perpetuate global inequality, underdevelopment, and access to essential goods and services. It will also study the strategies and tactics of global movements mobilizing around issues of access to medicines, textbooks, and other essential knowledge goods.