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Published: 07 December 2021

360 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197614402

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Intellectual Property and Immorality

Against Protecting Harmful Creations of the Mind

Ned Snow

  • Discusses a host of issues in intellectual property law and considers whether the theories that underlie intellectual property law suggest that morality may be reason to deny protection
  • Debates that certain intellectual creations should not receive patent or copyright protection on the grounds that those works are harmful to society
  • Addresses the intersection between denying intellectual property protection and maintaining free speech protection

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