I.Moot Court : Every student will do at least three moot courts in a year. The moot court work will be on assigned problems.
II.Observance of Trial in Two Cases, One Civil and One Criminal. Students will attend Two Trials. They will maintain a record and enter the various steps observed during their attendance on different days in the court assignment.
III.Interviewing Techniques and Pre-Trial Preparations:
Each student will observe two interviewing sessions of clients at the lawyers office / legal aid office and record the proceedings in a diary. Each student will further observe the preparation of documents and court papers by the Advocate and the procedure for the filing of the suit / petition.
OPTIONAL PAPERS (45,46,47,48)
Optional Paper -1 : Intellectual Property Laws - I
The course shall comprise of the following :
(1)Concept of Property vis-a-vis Intellectual Property
(a)Concept of Property and Theories of Property - An Overview.
(b)Theories of Intellectual Property Rights.
(c)Social and Economic Development and Role of Intellectual Property System.
(d)Need for Protecting Intellectual Property - Policy Consideration - National Perspectives and International Demands.
(2)Types of Intellectual Property - Origin and Development - an Overview. Intellectual Property Rights as Human Right.
(3)Role of International Institutions
(a)World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO)
(b)Function of WIPO
(c)Membership of WIPO
(d)Agreement between the WIPO and the WTO
(e)Dispute Settlement - New Treaties
(4)Copyright : National Perspective
(a)Copyright : What and Why?
(b)Term of Copyright, Assignments and Licensing
(c)Registration and Regulatory Authority
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