SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentGraduate Institute of Technology, Innovation & Intellectual Property Management, MA Program(IPM), First Year Graduate Institute of Technology, Innovation & Intellectual Property Management, MA Program(IPM), Second Year
Course NameLegal Research Methodology for Intellectual Property Law
InstructorCHEN PING-HSUN
Credit2.0
Course TypeElective
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

Week 1- Introduction



Week 2- U.S. Legal System



Week 3- American Legal Research Methodology X Writing Skills



Week 4- In-Class Practice: Inducement X Divided Infringement X Research Planning (Secondary Sources/Case Law Search)



Week 5- In-Class Practice: Students’ Presentation of Secondary Sources



Week 6- Individual Meeting: Research Planning (Secondary Sources/Case Law Search) X Outline Developing



Week 7- Legal Writing X Off-Class Practice (To-be-decided)



Week 8- Individual Meeting: Legal Writing Review



Week 9- Off-Class Practice: Students’ Presentation of Secondary Sources



Week 10- Off-Class Practice: Students’ Presentation of Scholarly Papers



Week 11- Off-Class Practice: Students’ Presentation of Circuit Court Decisions



Week 12- Individual Meeting: Outline/Arguments



Week 13- Individual Meeting: Outline/Arguments



Week 14- Individual Meeting: Draft 1



Week 15- Individual Meeting: Draft 2



Week 16- Individual Meeting: Draft 3



Week 17- Individual Meeting: Draft 4



Week 18- Term Paper Due



 



Teaching Method: This course is a lecture-based course.



Learning Activity: Each student is required to conduct an in-depth research about an IP issue to gain more research experiences.



Homework: several.


Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

N/A


Requirement/Grading

1. Homeworks: 20%.

2. Independent Research: 30%.

3. Term Paper: 50%.


Textbook & Reference

N/A


Urls about Course
N/A
Attachment

Syllabus_TIIPM_Legal Research Methodology for Intellectual Property Law_2019 Fall.pdf