Comparative Copyright Law
Units: 1.0 or 1.5
Hours: 2-0 or 3-0
Analyzes copyright law and policy in the United States and Canada. Comparison is also made between "copyright" in Anglo-American common law jurisdictions and droit d'auteur ("author's rights") in civil law jurisdictions, with France as the example. Legal theories and the relationship of both systems with "traditional knowledge" or cultural property are considered.
Undergraduate course in Law offered by the Faculty of Law.