Intellectual property rights 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
206EPV1 ZK 3 2T English winter

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Name of lecturer(s)


Learning outcomes of the course unit

Course aims:

  1. Acquaint students with a variety of content of the commonly used concept of intellectual property rights and its schema.
  2. Acquaint students with relevant legal provisions for individual types of intellectual property rights.
  3. Adopt practical knowledge, abilities and skills for the students to be able to judge intellectual property rights issues in practice and, in particular, in the performance of production activities.

Mode of study

Typical university class at the master's level in which the student after preparation at home of content previously recommended by the instructor confers with the instructure during the course.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course contents

  1. Legal content of intellectual property rights, it rights, international aspects.
  2. Patent rights - inventions, useful examples, improvement proposals, criteria, registration, lenght of duration.
  3. Trademark law - protected trademarks, criteria, registration, international aspects.
  4. Origin protection and geographic designation - impact on practice.
  5. Competition law (unfair competition) - analysis of legislation in the civil code, case studies.
  6. Trade secrets including know-how protection.
  7. Media rights.
  8. Internet legal issues (domain protection, obligations and rights according to the law No#. 489/2004 Sb., etc....).
  9. Relationship of individual types of intellectual property to copyright.
  10. Intellectual property protection and its enforcement.
  11. Scope and activitie of the Institute of industrial property.

Recommended or required reading

Zákonný text příslušných zákonných úprav ohledně práv duševního vlastnictví

Důvodové zprávy příslušných zákonných úprav

Hurdík, J. a kol.: Občanské právo hmotné, obecná část, Čeněk 2013

Raban, P. a kol.: Občanské právo hmotné, relativní majetková práva, Klemm 2013

Hák, J.: Úvod ke studiu patentového práva, Čeněk 2012

Čermák, J.: Internet a autorské právo. 2. vyd. Linde, Praha 2003

Pelikánová, R. - Čermák, K.: Právní aspekty doménových jmen. Linde, Praha 2000

Hák, J. : Známkové právo v mezinárodních souvislostech, Čeněk 2012

Vojčík, P. a kol.: Právo duševného vlastníctva, Čeněk 2012

Rozehnal, A.: Mediální právo, Čeněk 2012

Dobřichovský, T.: Moderní trendy práv k duševnímu vlastnictví, Linde, Praha 2004

Výborný, Š.: Nenávistný internet versus právo, Kluwer 2013

Assessment methods and criteria

A oral exam is comprised for the course for which class participation and knowledge of the profession literature determined by the instructor in class are requirements.

Schedule for winter semester 2018/2019:

room R310
Učebna R310 (DAMU)

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
(lecture parallel1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Tue 17:00–18:30 Jiří SRSTKA Učebna R310 (DAMU)
Karlova 26, Praha 1
lecture parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2018/2019:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans