Tallinn University of Technology

Aim of the course:

This module is an in-depth analysis of intellectual property rights (IPR), including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and designs. The focus is on doctoral students from STEM study programs

Target group:

doctoral students

Topics:

This module introduces students to the various areas of IPR such as patents, trademarks, copyrights and designs. There will be a workshop on how to apply for IPR, which jurisdiction to choose and other legal considerations, in the form of case studies. There will be assigned readings for home study.

Study results:

After passing this module, student:
- Explains the philosophical, historical and legal foundations of IPR;
- Explains the essence of various types of IPR such as patents, trademarks, copyrights and designs and their main differences.

Language:

English

Volume:

contact study: 12 academic hours
autonomous/other study: 40 academic hours

EAP:

2

Graduation document:

TalTech tunnistus

Lector:

Pawan Kumar Dutt

Contact:

Pawan Kumar Dutt, pawan.dutt@taltech.ee; Jelena Sõrmus, jelena.sormus@taltech.ee

Registration deadline:

27.05.2024 23:59

Comment:

The dates for the second module, scheduled for December 2024, will be specified later. / Teise mooduli toimumisaeg, mis on planeeritud detsembriks 2024, täpsustatakse hiljem.

Location:

Taltech

Timetable:

27.05.2024


16:00 - 19:00

Introduction, theory, detailed description of trademarks, copyrights and designs.


29.05.2024


16:00 - 19:00

Detailed description of Patents, European Patent Office case studies.


31.05.2024


16:00 - 19:00

Workshop (how to apply for IPR, jurisdiction, miscellaneous).


Location:

Taltech

Volume:

contact study:
12 academic hours
autonomous/other study:
40 academic hours

EAP:

2

Contact:

Pawan Kumar Dutt, pawan.dutt@taltech.ee; Jelena Sõrmus, jelena.sormus@taltech.ee