1. European Intellectual Property Institutes Network series

    Series editors: Manuel Desantes, University of Alicante, Spain, Josef Drexl, Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Competition and Tax Law, Munich, Germany, Christopher Geiger, University of Strasbourg, France and Guido Westkamp, Queen Mary, University of London, UK

    This innovative book series features the results of high-quality legal and interdisciplinary research undertaken in the area of intellectual property law from international, European, national and comparative perspectives, carried out under the auspices of The European Intellectual Property Institutes Network (EIPIN). The series provides a platform for dissemination of thinking at the forefront of the discourse on complex matters of intellectual property law, and aims to develop a sound analytical and factual basis for balanced and well-informed policy making in Europe and beyond. It is edited by four prominent scholars representing some of Europe’s leading programs of intellectual property research and education composing the EIPIN: Manuel Desantes from the Magister Lucentinvs at the University of Alicante; Josef Drexl from the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC); Christophe Geiger from the Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI) of the University of Strasbourg; and Guido Westkamp from the Queen Mary Intellectual Property Research Institute (QMIPRI) at Queen Mary, University of London.

Books in this series

  1. The Innovation Society and Intellectual Property

    The Innovation Society and Intellectual Property

    Edited by Josef Drexl, Anselm Kamperman Sanders
    Intellectual property (IP) rights impact innovation in diverse ways. This book critically analyses whether additional rights beyond patents, trademarks and copyrights are needed to promote innovation. Featuring contributions from thought-leaders in the field of IP, this book examines the check and balances that already exist in the IP system to safeguard innovation and questions to what extent existing IP regimes are capable of catering to new paradigms of innovation and creativity. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  2. Intellectual Property and the Judiciary

    Intellectual Property and the Judiciary

    Edited by Christophe Geiger, Craig A. Nard, Xavier Seuba
    Intellectual Property and the Judiciary explores the role of the judiciary in the elaboration and interpretation of intellectual property law, exploring how IP doctrine and policy are developed and the manner in which judges construct and apply norms in different court systems. The authors engage in a comparative exploration of various national, European and international judiciaries and appraise the competing and complementary roles of governing bodies. The book offers an examination of both common law and civil law traditions in the context of judicial treatment of intellectual property. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 205.00   Web: $ 184.50
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  3. 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: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  4. 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: $ 168.00   Web: $ 151.20
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  5. Constructing European Intellectual Property

    Constructing European Intellectual Property

    Edited by Christophe Geiger
    This detailed study presents various perspectives on what further actions are necessary to provide the circumstances and tools for the construction of a truly balanced European intellectual property system. The book takes as its starting point that the ultimate aim of such a system should be to ensure sustainable and innovation-based economic growth while enhancing free circulation of ideas and cultural expressions. Being the first in the European Intellectual Property Institutes Network (EIPIN) series, this book lays down some concrete foundations for a deeper understanding of European intellectual property law and its complex interplay with other fields of jurisprudence as well as its impact on a broad array of spheres of social interaction. In so doing, it provides a well needed platform for further research. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 217.00   Web: $ 195.30
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