Advanced Intellectual Property Law

Hong Kong University

William Fisher, January 2017

Introduction: Intellectual Property Theory (January 3)

Exception and Limitations in Copyright Law (January 4)

Solutions to the Crisis in the Entertainment Industry (January 5)

IP Protection for Fashion (January 6)

Patents and Antitrust (January 7)

ExtraLegal IP Norms (January 9)

Traditional Knowledge (January 10)

IP and The Health Crisis in the Developing World (January 11-12)

Intellectual Property and Business Strategy (January 13-14)

Several of the lectures in this course will be accompanied by "mindmaps" of intellectual-property doctrine or theory. All of those maps are available through

last revised: January 3, 2017