Legal Aspects of Digital Transformation

Degree program: MSc Management

  • New technologies and new business models
  • Governance and regulation
  • Basic concepts of Intellectual Property law: Focus on Copyright and Patents, and how they can enable and support innovation
  • Open Innovation
  • Open Source Software
  • Community and customers;
  • Examples and relevant case law: File Sharing Platforms, Uber in Germany, etc.

Topics may be adjusted and updated on a yearly basis to reflect the current debate and relevant case law on new technologies and corresponding business models.

Course facts

ECTS credits5 (Credit Points)
Semester2 (Spring Semester)
Method of examinationActive Participation, Presentation