Students can specialize in a variety of Computer Science topics according to their preferences.
• Introduction to patents, overview on AT, EU and PCT proceedings • Software patents • Employee inventions, Research and university privileges regarding patents • How to read a patent. Searching patent databases. Please bring laptops with you! • Biotechnologie, Chemistry patents • EPA patents, Case study "Bügeleisen" • Markenrecht, Designschutz • Patenting strategies (Summary) • Open Source and Creative Commons • Know-How protection • Student paper presentations
Seminar papers (written paper + presentation; limited number); oral examination otherwise
Lecture timetable is available in KUSSS