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MindTap Paralegal for Intellectual Property: The Law of Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents, and Trade Secrets 5th Edition

Deborah E. Bouchoux, Esq.

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Overview

MindTap® Paralegal for Bouchoux's Intellectual Property: The Law of Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents, and Trade Secrets, 5th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie-cutter into cutting-edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. As an instructor using MindTap, you have at your fingertips the right content and unique set of tools curated specifically for your course, all in an interface designed to improve workflow and save time when planning lessons and course structure. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours, focusing on the most relevant material while lowering costs for your students. Create custom assignments, provide chapter quizzes and assign core text activities and questions, all within MindTap.

Deborah E. Bouchoux, Esq., Georgetown University

Deborah E. Bouchoux, J.D., is an adjunct faculty member of Georgetown University, where she teaches a variety of topics in the Paralegal Studies Program and serves on the program's advisory board. She is a summa cum laude graduate of Santa Clara University School of Law and a member of the State Bar of California (inactive) and District of Columbia Bar (active). She has taught in a number of paralegal programs, including the University of San Diego Paralegal Program and the Paralegal Studies Program at George Washington University. She is the author of eleven textbooks and several articles in national and local paralegal publications.
  • MindTap helps streamline your workflow with carefully curated content and a unique set of tools saving you valuable time in your course preparations. In addition, automatically grades assignments and quizzes while also providing students with instant feedback on their work.
  • The Message Center app helps you to quickly and easily contact students directly from the MindTap platform. Any message posted in the Message Center is communicated directly to each student enrolled in the course via the communication medium designated by the student.
  • Provide students with organizational and study tools designed to better manage their limited time, allowing them to complete assignments whenever and wherever they are ready to learn.
  • Save students money in their course materials with a single destination that reflects exactly what’s important to you, the instructor.
  • Track students in real time with the Progress app adjust the course as needed based analytics of interactivity in the course.
  • With the MindTap Mobile App, you can keep your students informed of assignments, course due dates, or any changes to your course while also arming them with on-the-go study tools like flashcards and quizzing.
  • Build and personalize your course by integrating your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs and more. Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class within the student view of the Progress App.
  • Engage students with course material specially customized for them by you streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface.
  • StudyHub is one-stop-studying tool that allows you to deliver important information and empowers your students to personalize their experience. Share content from the MindTap Reader and create notes and study guides to help students focus and succeed.
LEARNING PATH:

Job Search Learning Lab –Students can participate in this interactive Learning Lab to prepare for the paralegal job search.

Read [Chapter Title]. Core text readings include embedded end-of-chapter Case Studies & Activities, Using Internet Resources projects, and Discussion Questions whose responses can be submitted online. The acclaimed MindTap Reader boasts a multimedia rich experience with tagged note-taking, highlighting and bookmarking for easy study guide creation.

Review the Chapter [#] Lecture Notes: PowerPoints walk students through the highlights of each chapter.

Analyze the Chapter [#] Case Studies and Complete the Quizzes: Case studies relating to chapter topics are followed by auto-graded multiple choice questions, to help students apply chapter content to realistic situations.

Practice Key Terms with Customizable Flashcards: Students can test themselves on key terms and create their own flashcards for concepts they want to reviews.

Apply Your Knowledge by Completing Assignments: Each chapter includes a custom drop-box assignment for students to upload files, making it easy for you to create your own assignments.

Test Yourself with the Chapter [#] Quiz: Students review key chapter concepts with computer-graded quizzes.

Explore Additional Resources: Crossword puzzles make it fun for students to review key terms.

Appendices: Online-only appendices feature selected statutes and treaties, state trademark provisions, useful forms, and additional resources.
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This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

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  • ISBN-10: 1305948491
  • ISBN-13: 9781305948495
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"MindTap's greatest strengths are the progress tracking and the ability to add [your own] materials that are gradable."

"I'm convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students’ engagement. It was an unmitigated success."

"Almost across the board, students using MindTap improved on the main learning objectives of the class ...I've never seen any results like this."

"MindTap was very useful – it was easy to follow and everything was right there."

"I'm definitely more engaged because of MindTap."

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Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Instructor's Companion Website

ISBN: 9781305948471
Everything you need for your course in one place! This collection of product-specific lecture and class tools is available online via the instructor resource center at www.cengage.com/login. This Instructor’s Companion Website includes an Instructor’s Manual, Test Bank, and PowerPoint lecture slides. Instructors Manual: The 300+ page Instructors Manual includes: Tips on teaching, assignments, and grading; Ideas for supplemental assignments; Sample syllabus for course; Helpful websites for teachers; Chapter-by-chapter Resources; Lecture Notes; Suggested Answers to Case Study and Activities; Using Internet Resources Questions (with answers). Discussion Questions (with answers); Suggested narrative/answers to Putting It Into Words sections; and a Test Bank with than 650 questions in true-false, short answer, and fill-in formats (with answers).

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Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero® is a flexible, online system that allows you to import, edit, and manipulate content from the text’s test bank or elsewhere, including your own favorite test questions; create multiple test versions in an instant; and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.