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<p> <b>Licensing Intellectual Property: Law and Application</b> is a streamlined and highly accessible casebook on the law of licensing and the application of licensing in practice. The authors painstakingly cover all aspects of licensing from the global: <i>Why is licensing the predominant transaction model for ideas and information? Why and how do social policy decisions limit creative legal practice solutions? to the particular: What are the most common licensing provisions? What are the issues in various types of intellectual property licensing? </i> </p> <p> <b>This exciting new casebook is imminently teachable and can be used in courses of varying length. Look for these distinguishing features</b>: </p> <ul> <li> <b>user-friendly and accessible</b> to students and instructors of varied backgrounds and levels of expertise </li> <li> the authors <b>carefully explain the legal and business context for licensing</b> and provide students with a framework that enables them to understand why and how social policy shape creative legal practice solutions (e.g., limits from fair use, first-sale, and antitrust on contract) </li> <li> clearly and concisely <b>enumerates the basic substantive rules of licensing law and underlying policy concerns</b> </li> <li> <b>explains why licensing is the predominant transaction model</b> for ideas and information and why publishers, inventors, software developers, and others often use licensing as a transaction model </li> <li> <b>goes beyond familiar licensing transactions</b> (e.g., an in-box license and an online “clickwrap” agreement) to explore more sophisticated licenses and what clients (licensor or licensee) are trying to accomplish and why </li> <li> <b>covers alternative transaction models</b> (e.g., first sale, public domain, assignment) so that students can help future clients assess the alternatives and choose the best-fitting transaction model </li> <li> <b>extensive discussion of timely topics</b> such as free and open source software, technology transfers from universities and research institutions and the government, and licensing in litigation </li> <li> <b>introduces students to license drafting</b> through a series of problems and drafting exercises </li> <li> the <b>authors’ website</b> will offer <b>additional drafting exercises</b> and <b>sample language</b> </li> </ul> <p> <b>An exceptional, comprehensive Teacher’s Manual will include</b>: </p> <ul> <li> <b>sample license agreement language for drafting exercises</b>, complete with commentary on how to evaluate student-drafted license language </li> <li> <b>guidance on how to use the book</b> in courses of varying lengths (2, 3, or 4 credits) </li> <li> <b>detailed answers to all the problems</b> in the book </li> <li> <b>additional suggested background materials</b> on the relevant industries and technologies </li> <li> <b>additional suggested cases</b>, <b>statutes</b> and <b>law review articles</b> </li> </ul> <p> With its problem- and exercise-based approach <b>Licensing Intellectual Property: Law and Application</b> is the ideal casebook for the instructor who takes a practice-oriented approach to teach licensing law. </p> <p> An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at <a href="" target="_blank"></a> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p>

Licensing Intellectual Property: Law and Application by Robert W. Gomulkiewicz

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Robert W. Gomulkiewicz
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