Master of Laws (LL.M.)

Program Tracks

Intellectual Property Law
Curriculum
Required Courses (4-7 credits required)
  • Intellectual Property Law (2 or 3 cr.)
  • LL.M. Thesis Organization (0 cr.)
  • LL.M. Thesis (2-4 cr.)
Additional Required Courses for International Students (4 credits required)
  • Contract Law for LL.M. Students (2 cr.) (Fall semester admission)
  • Tort Law for LL.M. Students (2 cr.) (Spring semester admission)
  • Legal Research for LL.M. Students (1 cr.)
  • Legal Writing for LL.M. Students I (1 cr.)
Intellectual Property Law Courses (12 credits required)
  • Copyright Law (3 cr.)
  • Intellectual Property and Education (2 cr.)
  • Intellectual Property Law (2 or 3 cr.)
  • Intellectual Property Litigation (2 or 3 cr.)
  • Intellectual Property Valuation (2 or 3 cr.)
  • International Intellectual Property (2 or 3 cr.)
  • Internet Law (2 cr.)
  • Law of Start-Up and Emerging Companies (2 or 3 cr.)
  • Music Law (2 cr.)
  • Patent Law (2 cr.)
  • Patent Litigation (2 cr.)
  • Patent Prosecution (2 cr.)
  • Right of Publicity (2 cr.)
  • Seminar in Law & Technology (2 cr.)
  • Sports and Entertainment Law (2 or 3 cr.)
  • Trademark Law (2 cr.)
  • Unfair Trade Practices (3 cr.)
Partial List of Electives
  • Administrative Law
  • Advanced Clinic in International Human Rights Law
  • Advanced Research
  • Advanced Topics in Intellectual Property Law
  • AIDS: The Ethical and Legal Issues
  • Animals and the Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Antitrust and the Health Care Industry
  • Bankruptcy
  • Bioethics and Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Closely Held Business Organizations (formerly Business Associations I)
  • Commercial Paper
  • Comparative Law (Comparative Legal Systems)
  • Conflict of Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Corporate Finance
  • Criminal Procedure: Adjudication (formerly Criminal Procedure I)
  • Criminal Procedure: Investigation (formerly Criminal Procedure I)
  • Discrimination in Employment
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental & Toxic Torts
  • European Union Law: Doing Business
  • European Union Law: Foundations
  • European Union Law: Moot Court
  • Evidence
  • Family Law (formerly Family Law I)
  • Federal Communications Law
  • Financing and Regulating Health Care
  • Food and Drug Law
  • Foreign Relations and National Security Law
  • Freedom of Speech, Press, and Religion
  • Health Care Organizations
  • Immigration Law
  • Income Taxation of Individuals, Fiduciaries and Business Associations
  • Insurance Law
  • International Business Transactions
  • International & Comparative Family Law
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Human Rights Law
  • International Law
  • International Trade Law
  • International Intellectual Property
  • International Securities Regulation
  • International Organizations & Multinational Institutions
  • Interviewing and Counseling
  • Issues in Genetic Screening, Testing and Engineering
  • Jurisprudence
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Juvenile Law (formerly Family Law II)
  • Labor Law
  • Law of Armed Conflict
  • Law and Biotechnology
  • Law and Economics
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Publicly Held Corporations (formerly Business Associations II)
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Rights of Non-Citizens
  • Sales
  • Secured Transactions
  • Securities Regulation
  • Seminar in Criminal Procedure
  • Seminar in International Legal Transactions
  • Seminar in the Legal Profession
  • Sexual Harassment Law
  • Social Regulation of the Body and Its Processes
  • Topics in Health Care Law
  • World Trade Organization Law

Please visit our Course Descriptions for additional information on courses.