119-0324/07 – Intellectual Property Law (PDV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of LawCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Mgr. Ing. Alexander Bělohlávek, Dr.Subject version guarantorprof. Mgr. Ing. Alexander Bělohlávek, Dr.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BEL11 prof. Mgr. Ing. Alexander Bělohlávek, Dr.
GOD20 Mgr. Pavel Godický
TYC15 prof. JUDr. Vladimír Týč, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will be able to: - describe the legal environment, define the subject of the regulation, characterize the legal regulation and list the basic forms regulation, - understand the principles of public and private law and explain the difference between them - Use acquired knowledge and understanding to clarify and solve model situations - recognize the problem in practice and infer appropriate legal regulation - explain the legal aspect of the problem in practice - explain the legislation and recommend possible solutions to the problem in practice.

Teaching methods



This subject determines the frame of legal regulation of social use and protection of intellectual property. The aim is to acquaint the students with deeper knowledge of legal norms regarding intellectual property and private data protection. It further considers copyright and industrial copyright´s regulation in the Czech Republic and abroad. Also in practical connection legal regulation of advertising as for public and private level is dealt as well as advertising self-regulation.

Compulsory literature:

BENTLY, Lionel a Brad SHERMAN. Intellectual property law. 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. 1440 s. ISBN 978-0-19-929204-2. GODICKÝ, Pavel. Základy práva duševního vlastnictví pro ekonomy. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2014. 124 s. ISBN 978-80-248-3620-1. HORÁČEK, R., K. ČADA, P. HAJN. Práva k průmyslovému vlastnictví. Praha: C. H. BECK, 2017. 448 s. ISBN 978-80-7400-655-5.

Recommended literature:

DONÁT, Josef a Jan TOMÍŠEK. Právo v síti: průvodce právem na internetu. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2016. 338 s. ISBN 978-80-7400-610-4. TELEC, Ivo a Pavel TŮMA. Autorský zákon. Komentář. Praha: C. H. BECK, 2007. 989 s. ISBN 978-80-7179-608-4. TÝČ, Vladimír a Radim CHARVÁT. Zeměpisná označení v mezinárodních smlouvách a v právu Evropské unie. Praha: Leges, 2016. 236 s. ISBN 978-80-7502-187-8.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

credit - elaboration and presentation of seminar paper, active participation in exercises exam - combined (written and oral)



Other requirements

By lecturer´s instructions.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction, system of this subject and context in the Czech law. 2. Copyright I. - Author´s work 3. Copyright II. Author´s work usage. Free usage. Legal licence. Duration of property law. Free works. 4. Copyright III. Licence contract. Exclusive and non-exklusive licence. 5. Copyright IV. Rights connected to copyright. 6. Copyright V. Protection of copyrights and rights connected to it. 7. Trademark. Term. Register. legal capacity to be recorded in the register. types of trademarks. Trademark owner. Procedure of recording. 8. Indication of origin and geographical marking. Qualification to be recorded. Trademark users. recording procedure. Usage of trademark. 9. Invention. Term and subjects of patent law. Procedure of patent granting. Invention protection. Licence and forced licence. Other industrial rights. Utility eample. Industrila example. Improvement proposal. Origin. 10. Other industrial rights. Industrial design. Improvement proposal. Topography of semiconductor products. Breeding law. Topography. of semiconductor products. Cultivation law. 11. Intangibles in international trade. International legal regulation connected to the intangibles. 12. Internet law. 13. GDPR 14. Media and Intellectual Property Law.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 20  10
        Examination Examination 80  41
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: credit - elaboration and presentation of seminar work, active participation in seminars Exam - combined (written and oral)

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