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Course WIW-IWR-PAT-K-7

Patent Law (2V, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture 3.0 CP 30 h 60 h
(2V) 3.0 CP 30 h 60 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [DE] German
Area of study [WIW-IWR] Private Law, Economic Law, Intellectual Property
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


The lecture is dedicated to Patent Law as part of Intellectual Property. In particular, the patent requirements, the invention concept, software patents, patents related to biotechnology, the patent procedure and patent infringement are considered, as well as the basics of the patent evaluation and patent management. In addition, the lecture provides insights into European Patent Law (WTO, TRIPs) and international patent-related convenient.


Literature will be announced at the beginning of the lecture

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [WIW-IWR-PAT-K-7]

Module Name Context
[WIW-IWR-IWR-M-7] Intellectual Property and Business Law WP: Obligation to choose 2V, 3.0 LP
[WIW-IWR-PAT-M-7] Patent Law P: Obligatory 2V, 3.0 LP
Course-Pool Name
[CHE-BaLC_WP-KPOOL-1] Kursliste für WPM des Ba Lebensmittelchemie