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  1. The Moral Dimensions of Intellectual Property Rights

    The Moral Dimensions of Intellectual Property Rights

    Steven Ang
    This highly original and exploratory book analyses the role morality plays in Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs). Steven Ang builds his idea that the justification for IPRs is bound up with a simultaneous duty to share part of that intellectual resource through public rights of access and a public domain which is facilitated by the moral elements in the various dimensions of IPR. In a globalized world with globalizing IPRs where culturally assumed norms must be re-examined, this work has an urgent and important contribution to make because it takes the main features of internationally mandated IPRs as a starting point and explores the moral commitments they imply and rely on, to identify a framework for further development and reform of IP regimes. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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  2. Access to Information and Knowledge

    Access to Information and Knowledge

    Edited by Dana Beldiman
    Massive quantities of information are required to fuel the innovation process in a knowledge-based economy; a requirement that is in tension with intellectual property (IP) laws. Against this backdrop, leading thinkers in the IP arena explore the ‘access challenge’ of the 21st century, framed as the tension between the interest in the free flow of information and the fragmentation of knowledge resulting from strong IP laws. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 134.00   Web: $ 120.60
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  3. Emerging Markets and the World Patent Order

    Emerging Markets and the World Patent Order

    Edited by Frederick M. Abbott, Carlos M. Correa, Peter Drahos
    The patent has emerged as a dominant force in 21st century economic policy. This book examines the impact of the BRICS and other emerging economies on the global patent framework and charts the phenomenal rise in the number of patents in some of these countries. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  4. Governance of Genetic Resources

    Governance of Genetic Resources

    Catherine Rhodes
    Governance of Genetic Resources maps out a landscape of the international governance of genetic resources. It shows what governance efforts currently exist, what is missing, which areas are problematic, and outlines what the international community should be aiming for in regard to its future development and implementation. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 134.00   Web: $ 120.60
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  5. Methods and Perspectives in Intellectual Property

    Methods and Perspectives in Intellectual Property

    Edited by Graeme B. Dinwoodie
    The diversity of methods used and perspectives displayed in intellectual property law scholarship is now quite vast. This book brings together scholars from around the globe to discuss these methods and provide insights into how they are best used. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  6. Originality in EU Copyright

    Originality in EU Copyright

    Eleonora Rosati
    Full harmonization of the copyright laws of EU Member States has long been a holy grail for copyright lawyers, but with the reality thus far being only limited harmonization resulting from ad-hoc legislative interventions, there are serious questions over the feasibility and indeed desirability of this goal. Notwithstanding, as this book makes eloquently clear, whilst legislative initiatives have been limited, the CJEU has been acting proactively, establishing through its decisional practice the de facto harmonization of an important principle of copyright: the originality requirement. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  7. Patent Misuse and Antitrust Law

    Patent Misuse and Antitrust Law

    Daryl Lim
    This unique book provides a comprehensive account of the patent misuse doctrine and its relationship with antitrust law. Created to remedy and discourage misconduct by patent owners a century ago, its proper role today is debated more than ever before. Innovation and competition take place in increasingly complex environments that demand a clear understanding of where illegality ends and legitimate corporate strategy begins. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 188.00   Web: $ 169.20
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  8. Intellectual Property and Human Rights

    Intellectual Property and Human Rights

    Edited by Laurence R. Helfer
    Including an original introduction by Professor Helfer, a leading scholar in the field, this is a must-have volume that will be of use to lawyers, judges, legal scholars and researchers interested in the areas of intellectual property and human rights and their intersection. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 418.00   Web: $ 376.20
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  9. Knowledge Management and Intellectual Property

    Knowledge Management and Intellectual Property

    Edited by Stathis Arapostathis, Graham Dutfield
    The book links the practices and regimes of the past with those of contemporary and emerging forms, covering the mid-19th century to the present. The contributors are noted scholars from various disciplines including history of science and technology, intellectual property law, and innovation studies. The chapters offer original perspectives on how proprietary regimes in knowledge production processes have developed as a socio-political phenomenon of modernity, as well as providing an analysis of the way individuals, institutions and techno-sciences interact within this culture. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  10. Intellectual Property and Digital Content

    Intellectual Property and Digital Content

    Edited by Richard Gruner
    Few changes in the world of intellectual property (IP) have been as transformative as the advent and proliferation of digital content works. The high value of these works in modern society has prompted calls for new IP standards to promote the protection – and the sharing – of such valuable assets. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 808.00   Web: $ 727.20
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  11. Pharmaceutical Innovation, Competition and Patent Law

    Pharmaceutical Innovation, Competition and Patent Law

    Edited by Josef Drexl, Nari Lee
    Considering the arguments from the perspectives of innovation, competition law and patent law, this book explores the difficult question of balancing protection with access, highlighting the difficulties in harmonization and coordination. The contributors to this book, including academics, judges and practitioners from Europe, the US and Japan, explore to what extent patent strategies and life-cycle management practices take advantage of patent laws and health-care regulation and disrupt the necessary balance between incentives for innovation and access to affordable medicine and health care. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 154.00   Web: $ 138.60
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  12. Environmental Technologies, Intellectual Property and Climate Change

    Environmental Technologies, Intellectual Property and Climate Change

    Edited by Abbe E.L. Brown
    Many disciplines are relevant to combating climate change. This challenging book draws together legal, regulatory, geographic, industrial and professional perspectives and explores the role of technologies in addressing climate change through mitigation, adaptation and information gathering. It explores some key issues. Is intellectual property part of the solution, an obstacle to change or peripheral? Are there more important questions? Do they receive the attention they deserve? And from whom? This innovative book will play an important role in stimulating holistic discussion and action on an issue of key importance to society. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  13. The Law and Regulation of Franchising in the EU

    The Law and Regulation of Franchising in the EU

    Mark Abell
    The Law and Regulation of Franchising in the EU provides an in-depth analysis of the regulatory environment for franchising in the EU. Franchising in the EU comprises nearly 10,000 franchised brands and over €215 billion (US$300 billion) turnover per annum. However, compared to its scale in the US and Australia, franchising is not realising its full potential in the EU and the author points to the lack of homogeneity across members states as a large part of the problem. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 213.00   Web: $ 191.70
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  14. The Global Governance of HIV/AIDS

    The Global Governance of HIV/AIDS

    Edited by Obijiofor Aginam, John Harrington, Peter K. Yu
    The Global Governance of HIV/AIDS explores the implications of high international intellectual property standards for access to essential medicines in developing countries. With a focus on HIV/AIDS governance, the volume provides a timely analysis of the international legal and political landscape, the relationship between human rights and intellectual property, and emerging issues in global health policy. It concludes with concrete strategies on how to improve access to HIV/AIDS medicines. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  15. Business Innovation and the Law

    Business Innovation and the Law

    Edited by Marilyn Pittard, Ann L. Monotti, John Duns
    Business Innovation and the Law analyses the topical issue of protecting and promoting business research and development. It does so by examining business innovation through the lens of different legal disciplines – intellectual property, labour and employment laws, competition and corporate laws. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 184.00   Web: $ 165.60
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  16. Intellectual Property in Common Law and Civil Law

    Intellectual Property in Common Law and Civil Law

    Edited by Toshiko Takenaka
    Drawing together the views and experiences of scholars and lawyers from the United States, Europe and Asia, this book examines how different characteristics embedded in national IP systems stem from differences in the fundamental legal principles of the two traditions. It questions whether these elements are destined to remain diverged, and tries to identify common ground that might facilitate a form of harmonization. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 170.00   Web: $ 153.00
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  17. The Changing Face of US Patent Law and its Impact on Business Strategy

    The Changing Face of US Patent Law and its Impact on Business Strategy

    Edited by Daniel R. Cahoy, Lynda J. Oswald
    Within the complex global economy, patents function as indispensable tools for fostering and protecting innovation. This fascinating volume offers a comprehensive perspective on the US patent system, detailing its many uses and outlining several critical legislative, administrative and judicial reforms that impact business strategy. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  18. Research Handbook on Governance of the Internet

    Research Handbook on Governance of the Internet

    Edited by Ian Brown
    The internet is now a key part of everyday life across the developed world, and growing rapidly across developing countries. This Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the latest research on internet governance, written by the leading scholars in the field. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  19. Patent Policy and Innovation

    Patent Policy and Innovation

    Hazel V.J. Moir
    This empirical study uses a scientifically selected sample of patents to assess patent quality. The careful evaluation of the assumptions in alternative economic theories about the generation and diffusion of new knowledge demonstrates that the height of the inventive step is critical to effective and efficient patent policy. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  20. Patenting Medical and Genetic Diagnostic Methods

    Patenting Medical and Genetic Diagnostic Methods

    Eddy D. Ventose
    This well-researched book explores in detail the issue of patenting medical and genetic diagnostic methods in the United States. It examines decisions of the Patent Office Boards of Appeal and the early courts on the question of whether medical treatments were eligible for patent protection under section 101 of the Patents Act. It then traces the legislative history of the Medical Procedures and Affordability Act that provided immunity for physicians from patent infringement suits. After considering the Supreme Court’s jurisprudence on patent eligibility, the book then comprehensively sets out how the Federal Circuit and the Supreme Court have dealt with the issue, paying close attention to the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Bilski and Prometheus. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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