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  1. Intellectual Property and Traditional Knowledge in the Global Economy

    Translating Geographical Indications for Development

    By Teshager W. Dagne

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    Arising from recent developments at the international level, many developing countries, indigenous peoples and local communities are considering using geographical indications (GIs) to protect traditional knowledge, and to promote trade and overall economic development. Despite the considerable...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Private Copying

    By Stavroula Karapapa

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    This book offers an original analysis of private copying and determines its actual scope as an area of end-user freedom. The basis of this examination is Article 5(2)(b) of the Copyright Directive. Despite the fact that copying for private and non-commercial use is permitted by virtue of this...

    Published March 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. A Politics of Patent Law

    Crafting the Participatory Patent Bargain

    By Kali Murray

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    There has been much written on the impact of international treaties like the Trade Related Aspects on Intellectual Property (TRIPS), which laments the failure of patent systems to respond to the interests of a diverse set of non-profit, public interest, and non-corporate entities. This book...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Property Protection

    Cultural Signifiers in the Caribbean and the Americas

    By Sharon B. Le Gall

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    International developments since the mid-1990s have signalled an awareness of the importance and validity of traditional knowledge and cultural property. The adoption of the Convention on Biological Diversity, and the establishment of the WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Health Technologies and International Intellectual Property Law

    A Precautionary Approach

    By Phoebe Li

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    The global transmission of infectious diseases has fuelled the need for a more developed legal framework in international public health to provide prompt and specific guidance during a large-scale emergency. This book develops a means for States to take advantage of the flexibilities of compulsory...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Intellectual Property Overlaps

    Theory, Strategies, and Solutions

    By Robert Tomkowicz

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    Intellectual property rights and their overlaps are considered in light of rights purposes, relying on the concept of a balance of rights as the measuring rod for assessment of the consequences resulting from the exercise of overlapping rights. Identifying the complex interface between different...

    Published April 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Intellectual Property in Global Governance

    A Development Question

    By Chidi Oguamanam

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    Intellectual Property in Global Governance critically examines the evolution of international intellectual property law-making from the build up to the TRIPS Agreement, through the TRIPS and post-TRIPS era. The book focuses on a number of thematic intellectual property issue linkages, exploring the...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Copyright Industries and the Impact of Creative Destruction

    Copyright Expansion and the Publishing Industry

    By Jiabo Liu

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    This book examines the relationship between the legal extension of copyright duration as an enduring means of copyright protection and the growth of the UK book publishing industry as a typical creative industry reliant on copyright. The book draws on Schumpeter’s theory of creative destruction to...

    Published November 30th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Law and Economics of Intellectual Property in the Digital Age

    The Limits of Analysis

    By Niva Elkin-Koren, Eli Salzberger

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    This book explores the economic analysis of intellectual property law, with a special emphasis on the Law and Economics of informational goods in light of the past decade’s technological revolution. In recent years there has been massive growth in the Law and Economics literature focusing on...

    Published October 31st 2012 by Routledge

  10. Intellectual Property, Community Rights and Human Rights

    The Biological and Genetic Resources of Developing Countries

    By Marcelin Tonye Mahop

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    This book considers the issue of biodiversity in developing countries in relation to intellectual-property rights, community rights and human rights. Drawing together a number of case studies of developing countries rich in biological and genetic resources including India, South Africa and Brazil,...

    Published May 29th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Well-Known Trade Marks: A Comparative Study of Japan and the EU
    By Hiroko Onishi
    To Be Published February 28th 2015
  2. The Object of Copyright: A Conceptual History of Originals and Copies in Literature, Art and Design
    By Stina Teilmann-Lock
    To Be Published March 15th 2015

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