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  1. Breach of Confidence

    Breach of Confidence

    Megan Richardson, Michael Bryan, Martin Vranken, Katy Barnett
    This concise yet detailed book explores the historical foundations and modern developments of the ancient doctrine of breach of confidence. The authors show that despite its humble beginnings, stilted development and air of quaintness the doctrine has modern relevance and influence, its sense of ‘trust and confidence’ still resonating with the information society of today. Topical chapters include, ‘Inventing an equitable doctrine’, ‘Privacy and publicity in early Victorian Britain’, ‘Searching for balance in the employment relationship’, as well as many others. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 112.00   Web: $ 100.80
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  2. Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge

    Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge

    Edited by Tania Bubela, E. Richard Gold
    This fascinating study describes efforts to define and protect traditional knowledge and the associated issues of access to genetic resources, from the negotiation of the Convention on Biological Diversity to The Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and the Nagoya Protocol. Drawing on the expertise of local specialists from around the globe, the chapters judiciously mix theory and empirical evidence to provide a deep and convincing understanding of traditional knowledge, innovation, access to genetic resources, and benefit sharing. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  3. Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies

    Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies

    Edited by Matthew Rimmer, Alison McLennan
    This unique and comprehensive collection investigates the challenges posed to intellectual property by recent paradigm shifts in biology. It explores the legal ramifications of emerging technologies, such as genomics, synthetic biology, stem cell research, nanotechnology, and biodiscovery. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  4. Individualism and Collectiveness in Intellectual Property Law

    Individualism and Collectiveness in Intellectual Property Law

    Edited by Jan Rosén
    Individualism and Collectiveness in Intellectual Property Law embraces fundamental, eternal and yet very contemporary elements in IP law dealt with in all parts of the world. There are certain classic values embedded in the protection of human effort and the creativeness of individuals. This book examines the relationship of those values to the questions inherent both in individual creativeness in a collective setting, and in the tendency to build national, regional or global monopolies based on IP rights. The respect for original ownership, the occasional need for collective management of IP rights, the idiosyncrasies of co-ownership of rights and the ever present tension to be found in encounters between exploitation of IP rights and competition law are extensively exposed in this book. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  5. Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health

    Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health

    Edited by Kenneth C. Shadlen, Samira Guennif, Alenka Guzmán , Narayanan Lalitha
    This up-to-date book examines pharmaceutical development, access to medicines, and the protection of public health in the context of two fundamental changes that the global political economy has undergone since the 1970s, the globalization of trade and production and the increased harmonization of national regulations on intellectual property rights. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 151.00   Web: $ 135.90
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  6. Biotechnology and Software Patent Law

    Biotechnology and Software Patent Law

    Edited by Emanuela Arezzo, Gustavo Ghidini
    The new millennium has carried several challenges for patent law. This up-to-date book provides readers with an important overview of the most critical issues patent law is still facing today at the beginning of the twenty first century, on both sides of the Atlantic. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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  7. Copyright and the Public Interest in China

    Copyright and the Public Interest in China

    Guan H. Tang
    Guan Hong Tang expertly highlights how the multidimensional concept of public interest has influenced the development and limitations of Chinese copyright. Since 1990 China has awarded copyright – individual rights – but also provides for public, non-criminal enforcement. The author reveals that pressures of development, globalisation and participation in a world economy have hastened the loss of public interest from copyright. However, for a socialist country, placing the common ahead of the individual interest, the public interest also constitutes a phenomenological tool with which to limit copyright. The author also discusses how the rise of the Internet, which has had a major social and economic impact on China, raises problems for Chinese copyright law. Comparing Chinese copyright law with the USA and the UK, topical issues are presented in this unique book including those arising within education, library and archives sectors. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 143.00   Web: $ 128.70
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  8. Chinese Intellectual Property and Technology Laws

    Chinese Intellectual Property and Technology Laws

    Edited by Rohan Kariyawasam
    Written by some of China’s leading academic experts and with a foreword by the former Chief Justice of the IP Tribunal of China’s Supreme People’s Court, this book combines for the very first time a review of both Chinese intellectual property and technology laws in a single volume in English. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  9. Networks, Complexity and Internet Regulation

    Networks, Complexity and Internet Regulation

    Andrés Guadamuz
    Complexity theory as a subject has gained increasing prominence across numerous disciplines including physics, biology, sociology and economics. Large interconnected systems such as the Internet display a number of inherent architectural characteristics deeming them well-suited to the study of complex dynamic networks. This important book uses various network science-based tools to explore the contentious issue of Internet regulation. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  10. Code Wars

    Code Wars

    Rebecca Giblin
    With reference to US, UK, Canadian and Australian secondary liability regimes, this insightful book develops a compelling new theory to explain why a decade of ostensibly successful litigation failed to reduce the number, variety or availability of P2P file sharing applications – and highlights ways the law might need to change if it is to have any meaningful effect in future. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  11. Copyright Law and the Progress of Science and the Useful Arts

    Copyright Law and the Progress of Science and the Useful Arts

    Alina Ng
    The American Constitution empowers Congress to enact copyright laws to ‘promote the progress of science and the useful arts’. This book offers the first in-depth analysis of the connection between copyright law as a legal institution and the constitutional goal of promoting social and cultural advancement. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 116.00   Web: $ 104.40
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  12. Intellectual Property and Climate Change

    Intellectual Property and Climate Change

    Matthew Rimmer
    In the wake of the international summits in Copenhagen and Cancún, there is an urgent need to consider the role of intellectual property law in encouraging research, development, and diffusion of clean technologies to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change. This book charts the patent landscapes and legal conflicts emerging in a range of fields of innovation – including renewable forms of energy, such as solar power, wind power, and geothermal energy; as well as biofuels, green chemistry, green vehicles, energy efficiency, and smart grids. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 212.00   Web: $ 190.80
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  13. Law Applicable to Copyright

    Law Applicable to Copyright

    Rita Matulionytė
    This book discusses the problems of applicable law in international copyright infringement cases and examines the solutions proposed to them in the recent projects by the American Law Institute and the European Max Planck Group for Conflict of Laws and Intellectual Property. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 133.00   Web: $ 119.70
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  14. Copyright in the Information Society

    Copyright in the Information Society

    Edited by Brigitte Lindner, Ted Shapiro
    Celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Directive 2001/29/EC on copyright in the information society, this book sheds new light on an important European legal instrument at a crucial stage – not only in the life of the Directive, but indeed for copyright itself. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 248.00   Web: $ 223.20
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  15. Copyright and Creativity

    Copyright and Creativity

    Andreas Rahmatian
    This timely book examines the proprietary features of copyright, the inherent limitations of its powers, and its justification and relationship to the non-proprietary realm of the public domain. The latter part of the book deals with the ‘propertisation/commodification’ of human authors themselves through their works as alienable objects of property, the well-known ‘Romantic author’ critique as a sophisticated justification of that commodification, and at an international level, neo-feudal and neo-colonial developments as a result of this process. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 144.00   Web: $ 129.60
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  16. Medical Patent Law – The Challenges of Medical Treatment

    Medical Patent Law – The Challenges of Medical Treatment

    Eddy D. Ventose
    This book provides a detailed and comparative examination of medical patent law and the issues at the heart of the medical treatment exclusion for therapeutic treatments, surgical treatments and diagnostic methods. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 212.00   Web: $ 190.80
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  17. An Economic Perspective on Trade Mark Law

    An Economic Perspective on Trade Mark Law

    Andrew Griffiths
    An Economic Perspective on Trade Mark Law uses economic analysis to examine the capacity of a trade mark to stimulate and strengthen demand for marked products and the trade mark’s role in marketing and business organization. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 144.00   Web: $ 129.60
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  18. Copyright, Communication and Culture

    Copyright, Communication and Culture

    Carys J. Craig
    In this provocative book, Carys Craig challenges the assumptions of possessive individualism embedded in modern day copyright law, arguing that the dominant conception of copyright as private property fails to adequately reflect the realities of cultural creativity. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  19. Intellectual Property, Agriculture and Global Food Security

    Intellectual Property, Agriculture and Global Food Security

    Claudio Chiarolla
    This well-researched book focuses on international governance of crop diversity and agricultural innovation. It highlights the implications that the future control of food, including access to agricultural resources and technologies, might have for global food security. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  20. The Structure of Intellectual Property Law

    The Structure of Intellectual Property Law

    Edited by Annette Kur, Vytautas Mizaras
    This well-researched and highly topical book analyses whether the ever-increasing degree of sophistication in intellectual property law necessarily leads to fragmentation and inconsistency, or whether the common principles informing the system are sustainable enough to offer a solid and resilient framework for legal development. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 204.00   Web: $ 183.60
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