Genomics for Law provides a unique framework to review the history and basics of genomics research as well as explore how genomics has, and will continue to, interact with the law.
Throughout this course you will explore the implications of genomics research on law, as well as law's influence and implications on genomics research, as it pertains to the following topics:
• Genomics and Criminal Law
• Genomics and Criminal Procedure
• Forensic Genomics
• Intellectual Property Protection and Biotechnology
• Genomics and Tort Law
• Genomics and Privacy Law
• Legal and Ethical Issues in Genomics
This course can be taken to fulfill continuing legal education (CLE) credits for practicing lawyers. 9 MCLE hours have been approved in Illinois.