EU intellectual property law and policy by Catherine Seville

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .

Written in English

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  • Intellectual property -- European Union countries

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Other titlesEuropean Union intellectual property law and policy
StatementCatherine Seville.
SeriesElgar European law, Elgar European law
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKJE2636 .S48 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationl, 431 p. ;
Number of Pages431
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23918409M
ISBN 101847201237
ISBN 109781847201232
LC Control Number2008943825

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Jonathan D. Turner is a barrister based in London specialising in intellectual property and EU competition law. He has Masters Degrees in Law from Cambridge University and in European Law from the Universite Libre de Bruxelles.

He also studied electronics and computer science at Queen Mary College, by: 6. This detailed book is designed for all courses on European intellectual property, whether basic or advanced, as well as for practitioners looking for a comprehensive and concise overview on the structure and content of European IP law.

Contents: 1. IP, IPRs and the International Context 2. IP in the European Legal Framework 3. Patents 4 /5(2). European Intellectual Property Law offers a full account of the main areas of substantive European IP law and a discussion of their wider context and amount and reach of European law, and decision-making in the field of intellectual property has grown exponentially since the s, making it increasingly difficult to EU intellectual property law and policy book European law as an adjunct to domestic intellectual property regimes.

For example, within the TRIPS (Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) framework, the EU has contributed constructively to discussions regarding the patenting of biological resources, which is a matter of serious concern to countries that are the source of such : Catherine Seville.

Intellectual property (IP) is a crucial contributor to economic growth and competitiveness within the EU. This book offers a compact and accessible account of EU intellectual property law and policy, covering copyright, patents, designs, trademarks and the enforcement of rights.

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You do not have access to this content EU Intellectual Property Law and Policy. Elgar European Law series. The book is intended to elucidate the framework within which the national intellectual property laws of member states operate.

It is thus not tied to any particular national law, although reference is made to national cases where this helps to develop points of interest relevant to the situation within the EU. Intellectual property (IP) is a crucial contributor to economic growth and competitiveness within the EU.

This book offers a compact and accessible account of EU intellectual property law and policy, covering copyright, patents, designs, trademarks and the enforcement of ed on: Ma Silke von Lewinski is head of the department specializing in international and European copyright law at the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Munich.

She has acted as a consultant to the European Commission on several occasions, and at the WIPO Diplomatic Conferencewhere she was a member of the delegation of the European by:   Intellectual property remains not just economically significant, but also of daily importance to most businesses and individuals.

The digital age brings many opportunities, but also presents continuing challenges to IP law, and the EU’s programme of Author: Catherine Seville. A significant part of this book deals with those aspects of Community law that are common to most intellectual property rights across the EC, including the effect of the EC treaty on national intellectual property rights, limited harmonisation of those rights in some areas, and how EU law impacts on enforcement.

EU Intellectual Property Law, explores the European Union law affects on the EU intellectual property law and policy book of intellectual property in two main ways. The first is under EC Treaty provisions on non-discrimination, free movement of goods (in relation to parallel imports) and principles of competition law (in relation to licensing of IPRs or refusal to grant such licenses).

EPIP stands for European Policy for Intellectual Property. It is an international, independent, interdisciplinary, non-profit association of researchers that grew out of a network financed by the European Commission from to   Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, - Law - pages 0 Reviews 'This clearly-written and comprehensive text, by two leading scholars of European intellectual property law, is extremely adaptable.

Contemporary Intellectual Property: Law and Policy offers a unique perspective on intellectual property law. It goes beyond an up-to-date account of the law and examines the complex policies that inform and guide modern intellectual property law at the domestic (including Scottish), European and international levels, giving the reader a true insight into the discipline /5(3).

European Intellectual Property Law offers a full account of the main areas of substantive European IP law and a discussion of their wider context and effect. The amount and reach of European law, and decision-making in the field of intellectual property has grown exponentially since the 's.

Contemporary Intellectual Property: Law and Policy offers a unique perspective on intellectual property law, unrivalled amongst IP textbooks available providing an up-to-date account of intellectual property law, the text examines the complex policies that inform and guide modern IP law at the domestic (including Scottish), European and international levels, /5(2).

The focus is on contemporary challenges to intellectual property law and policy and the reader is encouraged to engage critically both with the text and the subject matter.

Carefully developed to ensure that the complexities of the subject are addressed in. Bently and Sherman's Intellectual Property Law is the definitive textbook on intellectual property law.

The book's all-embracing approach not only clearly sets out the law in relation to copyright, patents, trade marks, passing off and confidentiality, it also takes account of a wide range of academic opinion enabling readers to explore and Cited by: Contemporary Intellectual Property: Law and Policy offers a unique perspective on intellectual property law.

It goes beyond an up-to-date account of the law and examines the complex policies that inform and guide modern intellectual property law at the domestic (including Scottish), European and international levels, giving the reader a true insight into the discipline 5/5.

to prepare the WIPO Casebook on the enforcement of intellectual property rights; the first edition focusing on common-law jurisdictions, the second covering both common-law and civil-law jurisdictions, and the third updating the court decisions and creating a chapter on criminal enforcement of IP.

The Casebook proved to be popular and an excellent. Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights Through Border Measures – Law and Practice in the EU, edited by Olivier Vrins and Marius Schneider, is a very practical contribution to the concerted fight against counterfeiting and piracy.

The book provides a detailed, structured analysis of the border measures currently in place in each of the This volume provides an in-depth analysis of the relationship between intellectual property rights (including patents, trade marks, copyright, and designs) and the law of the European Union.

It examines the conflict between intellectual property rights (exclusive rights limited normally to the territory of a single Member State) and the principle of free movement of goods and services in.

The EU's copyright policy. How European business can access and use IPR more effectively, the EU's IPR strategy. The EU's intellectual property policy. Fighting global counterfeiting. The role of EU customs in combatting counterfeiting, EU legislation and action plans in preventing IPR infringements, statistics on IPR infringements.

EUIPO is the European Union Intellectual Property Office responsible for managing the EU trade mark and the registered Community design. We also work with the IP offices of the EU Member States and international partners to offer a similar registration experience for trade marks and designs across Europe and the world.

Trade and intellectual property in a nutshell. IPRs support creativity and innovation. The EU needs to protect these intangible assets for growth and competitiveness. Enforcing these rights within the EU and abroad affects EU growth and jobs.

When European ideas, brands and products are pirated and counterfeited, EU jobs are affected. This important new book offers a unique perspective on intellectual property law unrivalled among intellectual property textbooks available today.

Beyond providing a thorough and up-to-date account of intellectual property law, the text examines the complex policies that inform and guidemodern IP law at the domestic (including Scottish), European and international levels, 5/5(1).

Generally speaking, intellectual property law aims at safeguarding creators and other producers of intellectual goods and services by granting them certain time-limited rights to control the use made of those productions. Intellectual property rights (IPR) protect a firm's intangible assets, allowing enterprises to profit from their creative and broadly innovative activities.

Intangible assets account for more than half the value of companies and their importance is growing. In a world where EU companies compete more on innovation, creativity and quality than on. Gregory Letterman, in his book Basics of International Intellectual Property Law, has wis e- ly chosen not to provide an all-inclusive look at this complex, and rapidly expanding, field of.

In addition to our books we also publish a range of journals and case reports such as Fleet Street Reports and European Trade Mark Reports, both of which are updated 12 times a year with key decisions in the UK and Europe, and European Intellectual Property Review – one of the most popular IP journals for articles, opinions and reviews.

The interface between intellectual property rights and competition policy is one of the most important and difficult areas of EU commercial law and corresponding national laws.

The exploitation of exclusive rights can conflict with competition law, which aims to preserve competition as the driving force in efficient markets. The purpose of this book is to examine the experience of a number of countries in grappling with the problems of reconciling the two fields of competition policy and intellectual property rights.

Contemporary Intellectual Property: Law and Policy offers a unique perspective on intellectual property law, unrivalled amongst IP textbooks available today. Beyond providing an up-to-date account of intellectual property law, the text examines the complex policies that inform and guide modern IP law at the domestic (including Scottish), European and 5/5(1).

Intellectual property offences. 1 October Changes to design and patent law. Find a registered design. Application to register one or more designs. Check the designs journal. Designs.

Taxation of Intellectual Property under Domestic Law, EU Law and Tax Treaties. Series: Volume 16 in the EC and International Tax Law Series. Editor(s): Guglielmo Maisto Date of publication: July ISBN: Type of publication: eBook in PDF format. Number of pages: Other:Pages: This policy provides an overview of intellectual property (IP) rights and some common IP concerns that might arise when selling on Amazon.

When you sell on Amazon: You must comply with all federal, state, and local laws and Amazon policies applicable to your products and product listings. Violating this policy may result in loss of selling. Reviews "Review from previous edition 'There is no doubt that this edition is a perfect textbook for students, scholars and practitioners working on and interested in the subject of intellectual property in general.'" - European Intellectual Property Review "'Its written style is impressive: lucidly explaining the detailed legal and, often, social issues that intellectual property law, in.

If you own intellectual property, you need to know how to manage and protect it. Check the benefits of protecting your intellectual property, the types of protection available and the procedures to follow. Intellectual property rights. Design protection. Website domains. Database protection.

Geographical indications. The Community acquis or acquis communautaire (/ ˈ æ k iː k ə ˈ m juː n ə t ɛər /; French: [aˌki kɔmynoˈtɛːʁ]), sometimes called the EU acquis and often shortened to acquis, is the accumulated legislation, legal acts, and court decisions which constitute the body of European Union term is French: acquis meaning "that which has been acquired or obtained", and.

This is a general reference work on all aspects of intellectual property, including international treaties and conventions, analyses of all fields of intellectual property, its administration, enforcement and teaching, technological and legal developments, and WIPO's work in its Member States.

It covers issues including electronic commerce, biotechnology, traditional knowledge .IP and Competition Policy Intellectual property (IP) allows consumers to make choices between competing entrepreneurs, and the goods and services they sell. Therefore, IP is inherently pro-competitive as it ensures the protection of differentiated, intangible business assets.History.

Attempts to harmonise copyright law in Europe (and beyond) can be dated to the signature of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works on 9 September all European Union Member States are parties of the Berne Convention, and compliance with its dispositions is now obligatory before accession.

The first major step taken by the European .

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