Course Details

Entertainment Law

This Seminar is designed to acquaint the student with a number of the substantive areas of law applicable to the practice in the area generally identified as "Media and Entertainment Law." The course will involve substantive coverage of the following areas: copyright (including the concepts of parody and fair use), trademark, rights of publicity and privacy, defamation, anti-SLAPP legislation, reporters' rights (including the topics of access to courts, Freedom of Information, and shield laws), advertising, protection of ideas by contract and the law of the Internet.

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 637
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans AreaIntellectual Property Practice AreaLabor and Employment Area
Additional Course Information: Professional Writing


Course History

Spring 2021
Title: Entertainment Law
Faculty: Fifer, Samuel (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 24

Spring 2020
Title: Entertainment Law
Faculty: Fifer, Samuel (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 24

Spring 2019
Title: Entertainment Law
Faculty: Fifer, Samuel (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 15