By Harald Heker,Karl Riesenhuber
In dem Band werden die Grundlagen der Wahrnehmungstätigkeit der Gesellschaft für musikalisches Aufführungs- und mechanisches Vervielfältigungsrecht - GEMA umfassend dargestellt, fachkundig erläutert und wissenschaftlich durchdrungen. Dabei geht es vor allem um die Darstellung und Erläuterung der "Binnenregeln" der GEMA: der Satzung, des Berechtigungsvertrags und des Verteilungsplans.
By Pia Weiss
Intellectual estate rights became more and more vital for our glossy economies in recent times. even if the complete patent approach has a profound influence at the selection of enterprises of even if to behavior learn and at which quantity, patent legislations is the guts of the complete patent procedure. consequently, this ebook makes a speciality of the commercial results of convinced provisions in patent legislations by utilizing monetary versions devoted to patent policy.
The first a part of the booklet provides a quick review over the heritage of patent structures and introduces the most parts of contemporary patent structures. a brief creation of the important provisions folks patent legislation constitutes the centre of the following research because it serves as a hyperlink among legislations and economics. the second one half offers center financial types for critical provisions, gathering the main primary ends up in a countrywide framework within the box of literature. half 3 is anxious with chosen provisions of patent legislations in a global framework. It offers worthy insights into the location of constructing nations that are the executive recipients of expertise transfers.
Patent Policy could be of curiosity to researchers drawn to the sector of modelling patent coverage. it may be extensively utilized as supplementary textual content in classes in commercial association, Innovation Economics and legislations and Economics.
By Steven D. Anderman
By Philip Leith
By Bruce D. Abramson
By Valerio Torti
Competition and highbrow estate rights (IPRs) are either valuable for a industry to paintings successfully and to advertise patron welfare. accurately utilized, highbrow estate ideas outline a criminal framework which permits undertakings to benefit from their innovations. This in flip encourages pageant between corporations and complements dynamic potency, to the advantage of buyer welfare. ordinary atmosphere represents one of many fields the place the interplay among pageant legislations and IPRs sincerely involves mild. The collaborative target of ordinary environment enterprises (SSOs) is to undertake and advertise criteria that both don't clash with anyone’s correct or, in the event that they do, are built lower than situation that patents are authorized below outlined phrases.
This ebook examines the stress among IPRs and pageant within the ordinary environment box which could come up whilst innovators over-exploit the rights they've been granted and delay a whole undefined. The publication compares european and U.S. jurisdictions with a selected specialize in the IT and telecommunication sectors. It scrutinizes these practices that could damage general atmosphere and its targets, deceptive conducts via SSOs’ participants which can result in breach the ecu and U.S. antitrust provisions on abuse of marketplace energy. contemporary advancements in ecu and U.S. ordinary surroundings are analysed highlighting the diversities in enforcement techniques. The publication considers how the optimum stability among IPRs and criteria might be struck, suggesting a coverage version which takes into consideration either innovators’ pursuits and SSOs’ goals.
By Stavroula Karapapa
This ebook deals an unique research of non-public copying and determines its real scope as a space of end-user freedom. the root of this exam is Article 5(2)(b) of the Copyright Directive. although copying for personal and non-commercial use is authorized via advantage of this text and the nationwide legislation that carried out it, there is not any mandate that this privilege shouldn't be technologically or contractually constrained. as the criminal nature of personal copying isn't settled, clients may perhaps contemplate that they've a ‘right’ to personal copying, while rightholders are in place to ban the workout of this ‘right’. With electronic expertise and the web, this stress has turn into trendy: the conceptual contours of permissible inner most copying, particularly the personal and non-commercial personality of the use, don't translate good, and have a tendency to be much less transparent within the electronic context.
With the permissible limits of non-public copying being contested and with no readability as to the criminal nature of the personal coping drawback, the scope of person freedom is being challenged. deepest use, notwithstanding, has regularly remained loose in copyright legislations. not just is it synonymous with consumer autonomy through the exhaustion doctrine, however it additionally unearths safety below privateness issues which come into play on the level of copyright enforcement. the writer of this ebook argues that the explanation for a personal copying issue continues to be unaltered within the electronic global and keeps there's not anything to avoid nationwide judges from examining the criminal nature of personal copying as a ‘sacred’ privilege that may be enforced opposed to attainable restrictions.
Private Copying will be of specific curiosity to lecturers, scholars and practitioners of highbrow estate law.
By Mireille Buydens,Philippe Campolini,Vincent Cassiers,Edouard Cruysmans,Benjamin Docquir,Charles-Henry Massa,Benoît Michaux,Olivier Mignolet,Andrée Puttemans,Alain Strowel,Olivier Vrins
Le domaine de los angeles propriété intellectuelle a connu récemment des évolutions importantes, indépendamment de l’insertion de très larges pans de cette matière dans le Code de droit économique. Plusieurs des rapports ici proposés y seront consacrés, dans une approche résolument pratique. Les auteurs feront également le aspect sur l’épineuse query de los angeles defense du savoir-faire et des informations confidentielles, qui est en passe de subir des differences importantes en cas d’adoption de l. a. proposition de directive relative aux secrets and techniques d’affaires. Mais l’objectif avoué de cet ouvrage est aussi, par los angeles disagreement des issues de vue ou des matières, de mettre en évidence certains issues de convergence ou de divergence entre les droits intellectuels, notamment en ce qui concerne l’appréciation de l. a. contrefaçon ou encore le mouvement d’harmonisation des régimes de propriété intellectuelle en Europe. Enfin, vu leur significance pour les praticiens, los angeles défense des droits intellectuels ne sera pas oubliée. Le lecteur trouvera donc notamment des rapports consacrés à l’action en cessation, aux mesures douanières ainsi qu’à l. a. query de l’indemnisation du dommage résultant de l’atteinte à un droit intellectuel.
By Jian Xu,Gordon Harris
Among the gemstones during this publication are hugely useful publications to the appointment of investigators – a key element of security in China –, information for battling pirated alternate marks – a time-honored challenge for model vendors working in China-, distinct motion plans for highbrow estate enforcement, in addition to the easiest steps to exploit the platforms in position on the Canton reasonable to acquire speedy redress.
The sensible recommendation during this booklet is an important instrument of their armoury as they give the impression of being to accomplish a formal and potent point of protection.
TABLE OF CONTENT
Practice notes on layout filing
Notable adjustments of amended patent law
Choosing inner most investigators for anti-counterfeiting work
Legal grounds for scuffling with pirated alternate marks
Toolbox for exchange mark opposition
Evidence record for alternate mark opposition/cancellation
Intellectual estate recordal at Customs
Four classes of motion for IP enforcement
General techniques for IP enforcement
General technique of IP criticism at Canton Fair
Practical counsel of creating IP lawsuits at Canton Fair
Practical advice for notarised catch purchase
Dealing with infringers utilizing fake corporation address
Letter of consent when it comes to exchange marks
Establishing copyright ownership
Evidence of alternate mark use
Pragmatic anti-counterfeiting by way of risk/benefit analysis
Notes on partial designs
Contributory infringement of international supplier
IP conserving company
Evidence for recognized exchange marks
Action plan for patent infringement
Typical strategy of patent infringement action
Chinese personality exchange marks
Tips on translating alternate marks
Collective exchange marks
A primer for highbrow estate registration
A primer for unfair competition
A primer for highbrow estate enforcement
Domain identify registration and compliance
Legal grounds for area identify disputes
IP registration past mainland China
Utility version coupled with an invention patent
Proving undesirable religion in alternate mark dispute
Notable good points of exchange mark assignment
Requesting an open listening to for alternate mark cancellation
Summary of patent registration requirements
Summary of alternate mark registration requirements
Summary of copyright recordal requirements
Copyright registration of machine software
Employee inventor compensation
Technology move – 3 different types of technology
Trade mark piracy through the agent or representative
Trade identify vs. exchange mark
“Right of name/portrait” vs. alternate mark
Determining the similarity of goods/services
Determining the similarity of alternate marks
Notable positive aspects of patent prosecution
Recognition of recognized alternate marks
Determining the similarity of designs
Requirements for layout drawings
Trade mark infringement in OEM
Paying bond for Customs seizure
IP criticism at B2B websites
The outcome of double patenting
Double average for the expert artisan
Electronic proof in IP litigation
Copyright during employment
Fair use of copyright
Prior use defence in patent litigation
Provisional defense of patent application
Prosecution historical past estoppel in patent litigation
China’s nationwide IP Strategy
Patent legislations of the People’s Republic of China
Trademark legislations of the People's Republic of China
Copyright legislation of the People's Republic of China
Law opposed to Unfair pageant of the People's Republic of China
By Julie E. Cohen