Law: Intellectual Property Law

  • Well-Known Trade Marks: A Comparative Study of Japan and the EU book cover

    Well-Known Trade Marks

    A Comparative Study of Japan and the EU, 1st Edition

    By Hiroko Onishi

    This book considers the effectiveness of well-known trade mark protection at an international level. It particularly considers EU trade mark law from Japanese perspectives, and provides a practical and critical overview of trade mark law in Japan, including the historical development of the law and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Research and Development on Genetic Resources: Public Domain Approaches in Implementing the Nagoya Protocol book cover

    Research and Development on Genetic Resources

    Public Domain Approaches in Implementing the Nagoya Protocol, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evanson Chege Kamau, Gerd Winter, Peter-Tobias Stoll

    National implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) provisions has yielded enough challenges for providers and users of genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge alike. The Nagoya Protocal brings novel ideas for resolving the challenges plaguing the Access and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries: A Twentieth Century History book cover

    Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries

    A Twentieth Century History, 1st Edition

    By Graham Dutfield

    This book analyses the history of the international patent regime and the life science industries, both of which can be traced back to the late 19th century. The development of patent law is inextricably linked to expanding capacities to elucidate, manipulate and commercially exploit the molecular…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Globalization and Law

  • A Philosophy of Intellectual Property book cover

    A Philosophy of Intellectual Property

    1st Edition

    By Peter Drahos

    Are intellectual property rights like other property rights? More and more of the world’s knowledge and information is under the control of intellectual property owners. What are the justifications for this? What are the implications for power and for justice of allowing this property form to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • African Contributions in Shaping the Worldwide Intellectual Property System book cover

    African Contributions in Shaping the Worldwide Intellectual Property System

    1st Edition

    By Tshimanga Kongolo

    Africa is playing an increasingly more significant role in the domain of international intellectual property law, and this book underlines the contributions made by African countries as a group to the development of the current international IP system. It examines in detail their breakthrough…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • State Agency and the Patenting of Life in International Law: Merchants and Missionaries in a Global Society book cover

    State Agency and the Patenting of Life in International Law

    Merchants and Missionaries in a Global Society, 1st Edition

    By Bita Amani

    How should a state respond to competing international obligations where the patenting of life is concerned? Following the institutionalization of Intellectual Property in the world trading system under the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS), states face…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Globalization and Law

  • Intellectual Liberty: Natural Rights and Intellectual Property book cover

    Intellectual Liberty

    Natural Rights and Intellectual Property, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Breakey

    Considering the steady increase in intellectual property rights in the last century, does it make sense to speak of ’user’s rights’ and can limitations on intellectual liberty be justified from a rights-based perspective? This book philosophically defends the importance of the public domain and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Complex Copyright: Mapping the Information Ecosystem book cover

    Complex Copyright

    Mapping the Information Ecosystem, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Tussey

    This book draws on a wide selection of interdisciplinary literature discussing complex adaptive systems - including scholarship from economics, political science, evolutionary biology, cognitive science, and religion - to apply general complexity tenets to the institutions, conceptual framework,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • Patenting Lives: Life Patents, Culture and Development book cover

    Patenting Lives

    Life Patents, Culture and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johanna Gibson

    Patenting Lives includes contributions from various interests and perspectives, both in the context of current international developments in life patents and the global agenda of harmonization of international intellectual property. The book is divided into five sections reflecting the critical…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Intellectual Property, Theory, Culture

  • Intellectual Property in Asian Emerging Economies: Law and Policy in the Post-TRIPS Era book cover

    Intellectual Property in Asian Emerging Economies

    Law and Policy in the Post-TRIPS Era, 1st Edition

    By Assafa Endeshaw

    This book critically reviews the recurrent debate on Intellectual Property law and policy in developing countries carried out in the last decade. It identifies the still unresolved policy issues and proposes alternative approaches that resonate with the needs for transformation of the economic and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health: Current Debates book cover

    Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health

    Current Debates, 1st Edition

    Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health examines critical issues and debates including access to knowledge and medicinal products, human rights and development, innovations in life technologies and the possibility for ethical frameworks for intellectual property law and its application in public…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Intellectual Property, Theory, Culture

  • The Logic of Innovation: Intellectual Property, and What the User Found There book cover

    The Logic of Innovation

    Intellectual Property, and What the User Found There, 1st Edition

    By Johanna Gibson

    The Logic of Innovation examines not merely the supposed problem of the efficacy and relevance of intellectual property, and the nature of innovation and creativity in a digital environment, but also the very circumstances of that inquiry itself. Social life has itself become a sphere of production…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Intellectual Property, Theory, Culture

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