School of Law

QLLM342 Interactive Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law (Sem 1)

Module description

Interactive Entertainment is bursting with Intellectual Property. In this environment, creativity meets the latest technologies, thereby spawning cutting-edge law issues. Interactive Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law analyses some of the legal and commercial issues that the Interactive Entertainment industry faces in. It delineates and analyses the legal parameters within which video game developers and publishers, and Virtual Worlds platform providers operate and in which users create and consume content.

Prerequisites

None

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law
  • LLM in Computer and Communications Law
  • LLM in Intellectual Property Law
  • LLM in Media Law
  • Laws (General)
  • LLM Flexible Study.

Mode of Assessment

5,000 word course essay

Credits

22.5 Credits