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  1. Intellectual Property and General Legal Principles

    Intellectual Property and General Legal Principles

    Edited by Graeme B. Dinwoodie
    The rule of lex specialis serves as an interpretative method to determine which of two contesting norms should be used to govern. In this book, the lex specialis label is broadly applied to intellectual property and connects a series of questions: What is the scope of intellectual property law? What is the relationship between intellectual property law and general legal principles? To what extent are intellectual property laws exceptional? Drawn together by leading IP scholar Graeme Dinwoodie, these questions and others are answered carefully and reflectively by a team of expert international contributors. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 126.00   Web: $ 113.40
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  2. Intellectual Property, Entrepreneurship and Social Justice

    Intellectual Property, Entrepreneurship and Social Justice

    Edited by Lateef Mtima
    In the Information Age, historically marginalized groups and developing nations continue to strive for socio-economic empowerment within the global community. Their ultimate success largely depends upon their ability to develop, protect, and exploit their greatest natural resource: intellectual property. Through an exploration of the techniques used in social entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property, Entrepreneurship and Social Justice provides a framework by which historically marginalized communities and developing nations can cooperate with the developed world to establish a socially cohesive global intellectual property order. The knowledgeable contributors discuss, in four parts, topics surrounding entrepreneurship and empowerment, education and advocacy, engagement and activism and, finally, commencement. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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  3. Research Handbook on Human Rights and Intellectual Property

    Research Handbook on Human Rights and Intellectual Property

    Edited by Christophe Geiger
    Research Handbook on Human Rights and Intellectual Property is a comprehensive reference work on the intersection of human rights and intellectual property law. Resulting from a field-specific expertise of over 40 scholars and professionals of world renown, the book explores the practical and doctrinal implications of human rights on intellectual property law and jurisprudence. In particular, the chapters scrutinize issues related to interactions among and between norms of different legal families, the role of human rights in development of the balanced intellectual property legal framework, standing case-law of national and regional courts and intellectual property offices reconciling overlapping rights and obligations, and identify the practical significance of different human rights for the exercise of intellectual property rights. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 295.00   Web: $ 265.50
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  4. International Intellectual Property

    International Intellectual Property

    Edited by Daniel J. Gervais
    International Intellectual Property: A Handbook of Contemporary Research provides researchers and practitioners of international intellectual property law with the necessary tools to understand the latest debates in this incredibly dynamic and complex field. The book contains both doctrinal analyses and groundbreaking theoretical research by many of the most recognized leading experts in the field. It offers overviews of the major international instruments, with specific chapters on the Berne and Paris Conventions, the Patent Cooperation treaty and several chapters that discuss parts of the TRIPS Agreement. The book can also be used by students of international intellectual property to obtain useful knowledge of major institutions and instruments, and to gain an understanding of ongoing discussions. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 240.00   Web: $ 216.00
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  5. Research Handbook on Cross-border Enforcement of Intellectual Property

    Research Handbook on Cross-border Enforcement of Intellectual Property

    Edited by Paul Torremans
    The Research Handbook on Cross-border Enforcement of Intellectual Property systematically analyses the unique difficulties posed by cross-border intellectual property disputes in the modern world. The contributions to this book focus on the enforcement of intellectual property primarily from a cross-border perspective. Infringement remains a problematic issue for emerging economies and so the book assesses some of the enforcement structures in a selection of these countries, as well as cross-border enforcement from a private international law perspective. Finally, the book offers a unique insight into the roles played by judges and arbitrators involved in cross-border intellectual property dispute resolution. Learn More
    2015   Hardback Price: $ 310.00   Web: $ 279.00
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  6. Innovation and Intellectual Property in China

    Innovation and Intellectual Property in China

    Edited by Ken Shao, Xiaoqing Feng
    China is evolving from a manufacturing-based economy to an innovation-based economy, but the delicate context behind this change has not been properly understood by foreign governments, companies and lawyers. This book is an insightful response to ill-conceived notions of, and mis-assumptions regarding, the Chinese innovation economy. It represents an effort to marry a variety of ‘insiders’ perspectives’ from China, with the analysis of international scholars. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 133.00   Web: $ 119.70
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  7. The Principle of National Treatment in International Economic Law

    The Principle of National Treatment in International Economic Law

    Edited by Anselm Kamperman Sanders
    The principle of national treatment, or the non-discrimination clause, is a principle that applies across many fields of international economic law. This book offers a unique horizontal examination of the principle as it applies within international trade law, international investment law, and intellectual property law. An invaluable conclusion draws together the common strands and highlights the variations in application between these fields. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 147.00   Web: $ 132.30
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  8. Harmonising Copyright Law and Dealing with Dissonance

    Harmonising Copyright Law and Dealing with Dissonance

    Sheldon W. Halpern, Phillip Johnson
    The highly-regarded authors of this important work explore the constitutional, institutional, and cultural barriers to harmonisation of the copyright laws of the United States and the European Union. They consider these matters in the real world transnational environment in which copyright law operates and suggest that the reality transcends the differences, offering a framework for meaningful harmonisation. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 110.00   Web: $ 99.00
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  9. Information Environmentalism

    Information Environmentalism

    Robert Cunningham
    Information Environmentalism applies four environmental analytical frameworks – ecology, ‘the commons’, public choice theory, and welfare economics – to the information environment. The book neatly captures the metaphorical relationship between the physical environment and the information environment by alluding to the environmental philosophy of ‘social ecology’ and the emergent informational discourse of ‘cultural environmentalism’. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  10. Handbook on the Economics of Copyright

    Handbook on the Economics of Copyright

    Edited by Richard Watt
    Featuring expert contributors from around the world, this book offers insight into the vital theoretical and practical aspects of the economics of copyright. Topics discussed include fair use, performers’ rights, copyright and trade, online music streaming, internet piracy, copyright and visual art markets, and open source publishing. In addition to in-depth coverage of these timely topics, the authors also offer insightful predictions and policy recommendations for the future. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 205.00   Web: $ 184.50
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  11. Patent Law in Greater China

    Patent Law in Greater China

    Edited by Stefan Luginbuehl, Peter Ganea
    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to patent policy, law and practice in Greater China and will be a go-to book for patent practitioners who have client interests in that region. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 230.00   Web: $ 207.00
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  12. Boosting Pharmaceutical Innovation in the Post-TRIPS Era

    Boosting Pharmaceutical Innovation in the Post-TRIPS Era

    Burcu Kilic
    This timely book investigates the concept of innovation and illustrates the crucial role that patent strategies play within processes of pharmaceutical innovation. Drawing on extensive country and company case studies, it identifies the key issues relevant to the revival of local pharmaceutical industries. Based on an understanding of the post-TRIPS environment and case studies of national innovation strategies, it specifically addresses an important question – to what extent can lessons from national experiences be transferred to current policy developments for innovation in the pharmaceutical industry in a developing country context? Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  13. Comic Art, Creativity and the Law

    Comic Art, Creativity and the Law

    Marc H. Greenberg
    The creation of works of comic art, including graphic novels, comic books, cartoons and comic strips, and political cartoons, is affected, and at times limited, by a diverse array of laws, ranging from copyright law to free speech laws. This book examines how this intersection affects the creative process, and proposes approaches that encourage, rather than limit, that process in the comic art genre. Attention to the role comic art occupies in popular culture, and how the law responds to that role, is also analyzed. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 110.00   Web: $ 99.00
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  14. The Protection of Geographical Indications

    The Protection of Geographical Indications

    Michael Blakeney
    Geographical indications, or marks designating a product’s place of origin, are of huge economic value, and the laws designed to police and protect such designations are increasingly important and under scrutiny. This book is one of the first to offer a comprehensive and detailed examination of the European laws concerning the protection of geographical indications, and the application of those laws. Systematic attention is paid to the categories of geographical indication, including chapters on agricultural products and foodstuffs, wines, and spirits. Consideration is also given to enforcement mechanisms and the influence of the relevant provisions of the TRIPS agreement. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 230.00   Web: $ 207.00
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  15. EU Copyright Law

    EU Copyright Law

    Edited by Irini A. Stamatoudi, Paul Torremans
    Presenting a comprehensive and up to date article-by-article analysis of all EU law in the area of copyright, as well as of the underlying basic concepts and principles, this unique book takes into account all recent legislative amendments and pending initiatives in the context of the EU Digital Agenda, as well as the case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union. Published as part of the Elgar Commentaries series, it discusses challenges for the future that will underpin copyright in the years to come. It also presents ongoing discussions in WIPO and assesses the role of copyright in society and economy both from an EU and an international perspective. It is a thorough and in-depth analysis from a team of leading experts in the field, which combines aspects of theory and practice and places copyright in perspective. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 360.00   Web: $ 324.00
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  16. Primer on International Copyright and Related Rights

    Primer on International Copyright and Related Rights

    Jørgen Blomqvist
    The international law on copyright and related rights is comprehensive and complex, spanning over a large number of different treaties which have been compiled and amended over more than 125 years. This book gives a concise, but comprehensive introduction to the rules and their rationales. Its rights-oriented approach makes it equally valuable to the student and the practitioner who needs both an introduction to and overview over the international law in the field. The book explains all treaties relevant today, from the 1886 Berne Convention to the WIPO Marrakesh Treaty of 2013. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  17. Intellectual Property, Unfair Competition and Publicity

    Intellectual Property, Unfair Competition and Publicity

    Edited by Nari Lee, Guido Westkamp, Annette Kur, Ansgar Ohly
    Dealing with rights and developments at the margin of classic intellectual property, this fascinating book explores emerging types of regulations and how existing IP regimes inform and influence the judicial and legislative creation of “substitute” IP rights. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 154.00   Web: $ 138.60
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  18. TRIPS and Developing Countries

    TRIPS and Developing Countries

    Edited by Gustavo Ghidini, Rudolph J.R. Peritz, Marco Ricolfi
    TRIPS reflects the dominant view that enforcing strong intellectual property rights is necessary to solve problems of trade and development. The global ensemble of authors in this collection ask, how can TRIPS mature further into an institution that supports a view of economic development which incorporates the human rights ethic already at work in the multilateralist geopolitics driving international relations? In particular, how can these human rights, seen as encompassing a whole ‘new’ set of collective interests such as public health, environment, and nutrition, provide a pragmatic ethic for shaping development policy? Some chapters address these questions by describing recent successes, while others propose projects in which these human rights can provide ethical ground for influencing the forces at play in development policies. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  19. Trademark Protection and Territoriality Challenges in a Global Economy

    Trademark Protection and Territoriality Challenges in a Global Economy

    Edited by Irene Calboli, Edward Lee
    As the modern business world becomes increasingly decentralized and globally focused, traditional interpretations and applications of trademark protection law are facing greater and greater challenges. This is particularly true regarding the principle of trademark territoriality, which holds that trademark rights are bound by the laws of individual nations. This timely volume offers expert analyses of the challenges facing crucial aspects of trademark law from some of the most prominent scholars in the field. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 147.00   Web: $ 132.30
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  20. The WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

    The WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

    Justin Malbon, Charles Lawson, Mark Davison
    This Commentary on the WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) provides a detailed textual analysis of TRIPS – a pivotal international agreement on intellectual property rights. TRIPS sets minimum standards for national laws on copyright, patents, trademarks and other forms of intellectual property rights. TRIPS profoundly impacts upon the regulation of access to medicines, compulsory licensing of copyright material, geographical indicators and other significant IP-related matters. This reference book is a major authoritative work that is clearly organised and presented, allowing users to navigate quickly to commentary on any element of TRIPS. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 360.00   Web: $ 324.00
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