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

Offered by Prof. Dr. Catharina Maracke
ECTS credits 5 (Credit Points)
Semester 2 (Spring Semester)
Method of examination Active Participation, Presentation