Intellectual Property: Patents, Copyrights, Trademarks & Allied Rights

Intellectual Property: Patents, Copyrights, Trademarks & Allied Rights

William Cornish, David Llewelyn, Tanya Alpin


$295.00* RRP + GST

Date: 21/08/2013

Code: 9780414025646

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM

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Long established as the leading textbook in this area of law, Cornish, Llewelyn & Aplin's Intellectual Property provides up to date and authoritative coverage of the whole spectrum of IP law as it applies to the UK.
  • Goes through the main types of IP chapter by chapter, making it easy for the reader to find what they are looking for
  • Explains what the different types are and the common grounds they share
  • Includes chapters on IP rights under EU law, IP and personal privacy, IP and digital technology, IP and biotechnology
  • Enables understanding of the text with supporting cases, references and explanatory narrative putting everything in to context
  • Draws on legislation from UK, EU and international sources
  • Includes coverage of key legislative and case law developments
  • Contains tables including European Legislation and International Treaties, Conventions and Agreements

Table of Contents

Part One: Common Ground

  • Starting Points
  • The Enforcement of Rights

Part Two: Patents

  • Growth and Purpose of Patents
  • The Patent Grant and Content
  • Validity
  • Scope of Monopoly
  • Property Rights and Exploitation

Part Three: Confidence and Personal Privacy

  • Confidential Information
  • Personal Privacy

Part Four: Copyright and Designs

  • Range and Aims of Copyright
  • Substance of Copyright
  • Infringement of Copyright and Moral Rights
  • Property Rights and Exploitation
  • Copyright: Particular Cases
  • Industrial Designs

Part Five: Trade Marks and Names

  • Competitor and Consumer
  • Registered Trade Marks

Part Six: The European Dimension and New Technologies

  • Intellectual Property in the European Union
  • Digital Technology: Computers and The Internet
  • Intellectual Property and Biotechnology


  • Competition Law
  • Joint Interests in Marks, Names and Symbols
  • Plant varieties



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