Terrorism and Counter Terrorism | GeorgetownX

Click here to take this course for free. What is the danger of terrorism, and how can the world respond effectively?

Justice | HarvardX

Click here to take this course for free.  About this Course Justice is a critical analysis of classical and contemporary theories of justice, including discussion of present-day applications. Topics include affirmative action, income distribution, same-sex marriage, the role of markets, debates about rights (human rights and property rights), arguments for and against equality, dilemmas of loyalty in public and private life. The course invites students to subject their own views on these controversies to critical examination. The principal readings for the course are texts by Aristotle, John Locke, Immanuel Kant, John Stuart Mill, and John Rawls. Other assigned readings include writings by contemporary philosophers, court cases, and articles about political controversies that raise philosophical questions. Closed Captioning is available in Chinese, German, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Intellectual Property Law & Policy - Part 2 Copyright and Trademark Laws

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Click here to take this course for free. Explore the theories of copyright and trademark laws and policy implications in this IP law course.

Intellectual Property Law & Policy - Part 1: IP and Patent Laws | PennX

Click here to take this course for free. About this course Can you really get a patent on a rectangular cell phone shape? Do artists and musicians need over a century of copyright protection for their works? Can you trademark red shoe soles? These are some of the questions that U.S. Congress and the courts have addressed in recent years — and in this IP course, we will, too. Touching on most areas of commercial and artistic activity, intellectual property (IP) law is an essential component of modern society. In this course, Part 1 of a two-part series, learners will be introduced to a broad overview of the intellectual property laws, the theory underpinning this area of law, and an individual look at patent law. Part 2 will explore copyright, and trademark law, and consider alternatives to IP and the future of this exciting area of the law. The focus of this two-part series is on learning some of the seminal legal cases in each area, while also considering the policy implications of the law as it stands. No previous law experience is required. Join us as we explore the laws and policies that influence and shape our modern lives.