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1-9 of 9 results in Routledge Research in Intellectual Property
Theory, Strategies, and Solutions
Intellectual property rights and their overlaps are considered in light of rights purposes, relying on the concept of a balance of rights as the measuring rod for assessment of the consequences resulting from the exercise of overlapping rights. Identifying the complex interface between different...
Published April 14th 2013 by Routledge
A Development Question
Intellectual Property in Global Governance critically examines the evolution of international intellectual property law-making from the build up to the TRIPS Agreement, through the TRIPS and post-TRIPS era. The book focuses on a number of thematic intellectual property issue linkages, exploring the...
Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge
Copyright Expansion and the Publishing Industry
This book examines the relationship between the legal extension of copyright duration as an enduring means of copyright protection and the growth of the UK book publishing industry as a typical creative industry reliant on copyright. The book draws on Schumpeter’s theory of creative destruction to...
Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge
The Limits of Analysis
This book explores the economic analysis of intellectual property law, with a special emphasis on the Law and Economics of informational goods in light of the past decade’s technological revolution. In recent years there has been massive growth in the Law and Economics literature focusing on...
Published October 30th 2012 by Routledge
Crafting the Participatory Patent Bargain
There has been much written on the impact of international treaties like the Trade Related Aspects on Intellectual Property (TRIPS), which laments the failure of patent systems to respond to the interests of a diverse set of non-profit, public interest, and non-corporate entities. This book...
Published October 21st 2012 by Routledge
The Biological and Genetic Resources of Developing Countries
This book considers the issue of biodiversity in developing countries in relation to intellectual-property rights, community rights and human rights. Drawing together a number of case studies of developing countries rich in biological and genetic resources including India, South Africa and Brazil,...
Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge
This book offers an original analysis of private copying and determines its actual scope as an area of end-user freedom. The basis of this examination is Article 5(2)(b) of the Copyright Directive. Despite the fact that copying for private and non-commercial use is permitted by virtue of this...
Published May 27th 2012 by Routledge
Infidels at the Gates
This book examines the development of national legislative regimes for the protection of intellectual property rights in the Arabian Gulf states: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. David Price analyses IP rights in these states in the context of WTO...
Published April 22nd 2012 by Routledge
The Political Economy of Copyright Protection in the Digital Era
Copyright laws, along with other Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs), constitute the legal foundation for the "global knowledge-based economy" and copyright law now plays an increasingly important role in the creation of business fortunes, the access to and dissemination of knowledge, and human...
Published December 3rd 2009 by Routledge-Cavendish
Health Technologies and International Intellectual Property Law: A precautionary approach
To Be Published December 14th 2013
Well-Known Trade Marks: A Comparative Study of Japan and the EU
To Be Published December 20th 2013
Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Property Protection: Cultural Signifiers in the Caribbean and the Americas
To Be Published December 29th 2013