Intellectual Property Rights and Competition Law

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Week 1: Function of IPR. Public good, Incentive theory, different forms of IPRWeek 2: Introduction to competition Law, Anti-competitive agreements, Abuse of dominance, Regulation of combinations,Week 3: The relationship and Interaction between IPR and competition lawWeek 4: The economics of US Antitrust law, IP and competition issues, Technology transfer agreementsWeek 5: The EU experience with IP and Competition LawWeek 6: Market allocation, Horizontal agreements, Vertical agreements, licensing issuesWeek 7: Indian Competition Act and IPR protectionWeek 8: Anticompetitive agreement and abuse of dominance in IPR protection, IPR issues in merger and acquisition; Harmonizationof IP protection and competition Law in India