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Published: 08 April 2011

456 Pages

8.7 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199589968

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A new practitioner law publication

EU Competition Law and Intellectual Property Rights

The Regulation of Innovation

Second Edition

Steve Anderman and Hedvig Schmidt

  • The only work to provide an accessible introduction to the interface between these two areas of law
  • Fully updated to accommodate the immense legislative changes that have taken place since the first edition, including seminal cases such as Microsoft, IMS, Intel and Astra Zeneca
  • Extended focus on the introduction of core concepts such as the definition of the relevant market and dominance
  • Written by two leading academics in the field

New to this Edition:

  • Includes new chapters on misuse (which includes a discussion of reverse patent settlements) and competition between competitors looking at technology pools and R&D Joint Ventures
  • Includes a robust assessment of the EU Microsoft case and all recent developments in the pharmaceutical industry

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