The Transformation of EU Geographical Indications Law The Present, Past and Future of the Origin Link
Intellectual Property and the Law of Ideas
Towards an Ecological Intellectual Property Reconfiguring Relationships Between People and Plants in Ecuador
SEPs, SSOs and FRAND Asian and Global Perspectives on Fostering Innovation in Interconnectivity
Cultivating Copyright How Creators and Creative Industries Can Harness Intellectual Property to Survive the Digital Age
Biotechnology, Patents and Morality A Deliberative and Participatory Paradigm for Reform
Internet Intermediaries and Trade Mark Rights
By Andrea Zappalaglio
May 26, 2021
Linking traditional and local products to a specific area is increasingly felt as a necessity in a globalised market, and Geographical Indications (GIs) are emerging as a multifunctional tool capable of performing this and many other functions. This book analyses the evolving nature of EU sui ...
By Chamila S. Talagala
May 06, 2021
Arguing that the translation of scientific and technical learning materials, and the publication of these translations in a timely and affordable manner, is crucially important in promoting access to scientific and technical knowledge in the developing world, this book examines the relationship ...
By Kurt Saunders
February 16, 2021
Ideas are the fuel of industry and the entertainment business. Likewise, manufacturers receive suggestions for new products or improvements to existing products, and retailers frequently receive ideas for new marketing campaigns. Many ideas are not new and may be used by anyone without the risk of ...
By Julian Warner
September 02, 2020
The Supreme Court of the United States in Feist v. Rural (1991) required that databases must have a minimal degree of creativity for copyright. The judgment was highly significant and the subsequent period is understood as the post-Feist era. It has been globally influential. However, the decision ...
By David J Jefferson
July 24, 2020
This book focuses on analysing how legal systems set the terms for interactions between human beings and plants. The story that the book recounts is one of experimental lawmaking in Ecuador, a country where over the past decade, governmental officials and civil society advocates have attempted to...
Edited By Kung-Chung Liu, Reto M. Hilty
December 05, 2019
This book is a very useful reference guide on how de jure and de facto standards are being developed and how these standards compete against each other. The book also looks at how FRAND commitments are being determined across countries, how these disputes have played out, especially in Asia, and ...
By Hayleigh Bosher
November 21, 2019
This book considers a new approach to online copyright infringement. Rather than looking at the subject within a purely technological context, it provides legal analysis from a human perspective. This book highlights that there are three key instances in which the capacity of a human mind ...
Edited By Kung-Chung Liu
October 07, 2019
There has been little or no study on trademark laws in Asia on a cross-jurisdictional level. This book aims at filling the existing gap and provides a comprehensive overview of trademark laws of eight major Asian jurisdictions and their most-updated trademark case law. The book analyses six of the ...
Edited By Kamalesh Adhikari, David J. Jefferson
September 18, 2019
This book is the first to provide a detailed and critical account of the emergence, development, and implementation of plant variety protection laws in Asian countries. Each chapter undertakes a critical socio-legal analysis of one or more legal frameworks to understand, evaluate, and explore the ...
By Bhamati Viswanathan
July 15, 2019
Creators and creative industries are struggling to navigate the digital age. Intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks, and patents, offer invaluable tools to help creative industries remain viable and sustainable. But to be fully effective, they must be considered ...
By Maureen O'Sullivan
June 24, 2019
This book critiques the decision-making process in Article 53(a) of the European Patent Convention. To date, such decisions have been taken at high levels of expertise without much public involvement. The book eschews traditional solutions, such as those found within legislative, judicial and ...
By Althaf Marsoof
June 17, 2019
Despite the apparent advantages of the internet, there is little debate that it facilitates intellectual property infringements, including infringements of trade mark rights. Infringers not only remain hidden by the anonymity the internet provides but also take advantage of its increasing reach and...