Assignment: Intellectual Property Laws
Intellectual property (IP) laws protect the rights of individuals to their intellectual property.
Research the Intellectual property laws from at least two countries other than the United
Compare and contrast the IP laws with those of the United States.
Which of the three countries (U.S. and your two choices) do you believe offers the most
protection to the IP owner? Explain.
Your paper should be a minimum of 1500 words, written in APA format with a title page, abstract, in text citations, and references.
Student explains intellectual property laws from the United States 0-15
Student explains intellectual property laws from a first country other than the U.S. 0-15
Student explains intellectual property laws from a second country other than the U.S. 0-15
Student compares and contrasts the laws of the three countries 0-25
Student identifies the country they believe offers the most protection 0-10
Student explains their response and supports it with appropriate research 0-20
Total (Sum of all points) 0-100
Points deducted for spelling, grammar, and/or APA errors
Adjusted total points
Directions for Submitting your Assignment
Compose your assignment in a Microsoft Word document and save it as Username-IT590
Assignment-Unit#.doc (Example: TAllen- IT590-Assignment-Unit 3.doc). Submit your file by
selecting the Unit 3: Assignment Dropbox by the end of Unit 3.