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USC Gould School of Law

Entertainment Law     LAW-650

An introductory course into the general practice of entertainment law.  Classes will examine how the courts are handling selected, “cutting edge” topics such as: the scope of and limitations on the right of publicity; fair use and parody defenses to copyright infringement; future technology clauses in rights contracts; and copyright and defamation issues arising in the online world.

Units 2, 3, 4
Grading Options Numeric or CR/D/F
Exam Type Take-home Exam
Writing Requirement No
Skills/Experiential Requirement No
Recommended Preparation Previous entertainment law courses

Grading Options: vary with the professor

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