King's College London

School of Law

UK, EU & US Copyright Law




London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Online

Program Description:

The following topics are included in the syllabus (not every topic will be offered each year): the law of copyright in the general context of intellectual property general introduction to the principles of copyright law both in copyright and continental systems copyright in its national, regional and international context (including Copyright Conventions and the TRIPS Agreement) the work of the European Commission in its Copyright Harmonisation Programme the subject matter of copyright and related rights authorship and ownership (including the position regarding employees) duration of copyright; exclusive rights infringement parallel imports civil and criminal remedies dealings with copyright moral rights performers' rights copyright and designs copyright, competition and Community law UK and US law in detail and French and German law in outline research methods.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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