Intellectual Property Law

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In addition to learning the skills IP employers seek, students earning the intellectual property law JD certificate at the Sturm College of Law interact with attorneys, policymakers and scholars in the Denver legal community who specialize in the field of intellectual property law.



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Building knowledge and skills for the next generation of IP lawyers

The goal of the intellectual property law certificate is to provide you with experience to attain an in-depth understanding of intellectual property law and learn the skills and knowledge base that will be valuable to employers hiring recent graduates. During your second- and third-years of law school, you may design a specialized curriculum, combining doctrinal courses with experiential learning opportunities, to earn a certificate in intellectual property law. Through various events and activities, you will interact with attorneys, policymakers and scholars specializing in the field of intellectual property law.

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