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Public Domain, Public Interest, Public Funding: Focussing on the ‘Three P’s’ in Scientific Research
(AHRC Research Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law, 2005)
The paper discusses the ‘three Ps’ of scientific research: Public Domain; Public Interest; Public Funding by examining difficulties faced by scientists engaged in scientific research. It discusses the problems faced when ...
Creative Commons, Integrated Circuits, Open Access, Information Technologies
(Oxford University Press, 2006)
The contribution to Oxford Enclopaedia broadly discusses the information technologies and technologies used to protect and disseminate content posted on the Internet. Creative Commons licenses as a means of protecting ...
Trade Marks and Domain Names: There's a lot in a name
(AHRC Research Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law, 2000-01)
Over two years ago, it was predicted that the end of the Internet was nigh unless there were concerted efforts put into place to solve the problems associated with domain names and trade mark clashes. Certainly, the ...
Audio-Visual Performers' Rights in the UK
(World Intellectual Property Organisation, 2003)
Information on United Kingdom Relating to the Study on Transfer of the Rights of Performers to Producers of Audiovisual Fixations
From Entertainment to Education: The Scope of Copyright?
(Sweet and Maxwell in association with the Intellectual Property Institute, 2004)
The paper considers the scope of copyright in the light of the so-called “digital (or Internet) revolution” of the last twenty years, and raises some issues about the present and future shape of the law which seem to require ...
Marilyn Monroe, Posh Spice and Me: Personality, Property and Privacy
(International Society for Law and Technology (ISLAT), 2002)
The paper discusses the impact that advances in technology, specifically the ability to capture an image using photographic media, has raised questions: legal, moral and ethical, over the use and exploitation of such ...
Databases and Lawful Users: the chink in the armour
(Sweet & Maxwell, 2006)
The article examines the Database Directive, reviewed by the European Commission in 2005, in assessing whether it resulted in increased investment in the industry and if not, why. Waelde goes onto discuss what the ...
Moral Rights and the Internet: Squaring the Circle
(Sweet & Maxwell, 2002)
The article examines the attributes of moral rights, as found in copyright law, over works created and distributed across the Internet. The authors discuss challenges inherent in distributing works across borders with ...
Online intermediaries and copyright liability
(World Intellectual Property Organisation, 2005)
The report, presented to the World Intellectual Property Organisation, examines the role of online intermediaries, and liability for copyright infringement. The authors discuss the difficulties found in disclosure identity ...
The priorities, the values, the public
(Edward Elgar, 2007)
The chapter brings together arguments about intellectual property rights, and the public domain. It examines where and how the values in intellectual property policy, and the intellectual property system, are sited with ...