Bucerius / UC Hastings Summer Program in International IP Transactions

July 11 - 30, 2016
Bucerius Law School, Hamburg, Germany


WEEK 1

July 11

  • Orientation Program
  • Introduction

July 12

  • Legal Aspects of Licensing
  • Guided Walking Tour through Speicherstadt and HafenCity

July 13

  • Aspects of U.S. Patent Law
  • Practical Aspects of IP Licensing
  • Conflicts of Laws in International Agreements

July 14

  • Aspects of German Contract Law
  • Aspects of U.S. Contract Law
  • Group Workshop

July 15

  • Joint Breakfast
  • Site Workshop at Google
  • Visit to the Hamburg Museum


WEEK 2

July 18

  • Concepts of Licensing in FRAND Context
  • Business Aspects of Licensing
  • Group Workshop

July 19

  • Copyright: Ownership etc.
  • A Comparative View of EU and U.S. Trademark Law
  • Introduction to Exam Software
  • Cinema Evening

July 20

  • Licensing in Biotech
  • Copyright, Software and Relevant License Clauses
  • IP Transaction Negotiation

July 21

  • Site Workshop at Airbus

July 22     

  • Competition and Exhaustion Doctrines
  • Licensing and Competition Principles in the EU and U.S.
  • Group Workshop


WEEK 3

July 25
    

  • Drafting Principles
  • Trademark Licenses - Law and Practice
  • Group Workshop

July 26

  • Drafting Principles
  • Negotiation

July 27

  • Drafting Principles
  • Negotiation Workshop

July 28

  • Negotiation Workshop

July 29

  • Exam
  • Academic Ceremony

July 30

  • Sports Event & Farewell BBQ