The UAM LLM IP & IT programme combines classroom work with practical training in various sectors and is revised each semester to incorporate new legal and technological developments.
The programme (60 ECTS) is divided into seven compulsory courses and one optional course of Legal English.
The Trademarks and Design, Unfair Competition, Adverstising and Fashion Law and Patents and Transfer of Technology courses are taught in co-operation with the law firm Uria & Menéndez through case studies.
Some of the classes on International IP Law and are given in English by leading European scholars, including Prof. Bensamoun (Paris-Sud University), Prof. Gotzen (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven), Prof. Lucas-Schloetter (Ludwing Maximilians Universität, Munich), Prof. Maniatis (Queen Mary- University of London), Prof. Shemtov (Queen Mary-University of London), Prof. Torremans (Nottingham University) and Prof. Von Lewinski (Max Planck Institute/New Hampshire University).