Copyright law has become a key consideration in our society and economy, as well as becoming increasingly complex. Legislators, courts, public institutions and businesses all struggle to address the impact of new technologies, new uses and new legal issues. Learn from some of Canada’s copyright experts and gain valuable insights into the impact of these changes, as well as practical steps to dealing with them.

Among the key benefits:

  • In-depth analysis of copyright law with a focus on the changing landscape, including the legislative amendments and recent cases.
  • Practical advice from experienced counsel.
  • An opportunity to interact daily with some of the top copyright lawyers in Canada.

*This course is offered in partnership with the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC).

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to protect and enforce copyright.
  • Navigate through key copyright issues in the digital media and information technology.
  • Gain in-depth knowledge on copyright in information technology.
  • Explore practical applications of copyright in a variety of business settings including entertainment and publishing.


This course is part of the IPIC-McGill Summer Program in Intellectual Property.


Section(s) offered

Section Title
Copyright Master Class Full Course
Language of Delivery
Remote Lecture
1:00PM to 4:30PM
Jul 20, 2020
Remote Lecture
T, W
1:00PM to 5:30PM
Jul 21, 2020 to Jul 22, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Format(s)
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $795.00
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 06, 2020
Transfer Request Deadline
No transfer request allowed after enrollment
Withdrawal Request Deadline
No withdrawal request allowed after enrollment
Section Notes

Cancellation Policy

All cancellation & substitution requests must be made in writing to pd.conted@mcgill.ca.

  • Receive a full refund if your cancellation request is received up to 14 days prior to the start date of the workshop.
  • Receive a refund minus $100 cancellation fee if your cancellation request is received up to 7 days prior to the start date of the workshop.
  • No Refunds are issued if your cancellation request is received within 7 days of the start date of the workshop, however suitable participation substitution will be permitted.

Please note that if no notice is given prior to the start of the event(s) and you fail to attend, you will be liable for the full course fee.

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