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Published: 30 April 2010

584 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199573608

Bookseller Code (07)

A new practitioner law publication

Working Within the Boundaries of Intellectual Property

Innovation Policy For The Knowledge Society

Edited by Rochelle C. Dreyfuss, Diane L. Zimmerman, and Harry First

  • Contains original expert writing which focuses on the fragmentation of intellectual property protection rights and the complex framework this expansion of rights has created
  • Includes the substantive empirical research that has been conducted since the first volume, Expanding the Boundaries of Intellectual Property, on how creative enterprises deal with the new terrain of legal rights
  • Includes analysis of new intellectual property protection regimes including patent and database protection in the US and the EU
  • Examines the areas where modifications in existing legislation may be needed to facilitate desired outcomes or to minimize clashes between private ordering and the public interest
  • Expert contributor team is drawn from a variety of fields, including law, legal practice, economics, library science, and sociology

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