Patents and Technological Progress in a Globalized World

Patents and Technological Progress in a Globalized World

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In the last two decades, accelerating technological progress, increasing economic globalization and the proliferation of international agreements have created new challenges for intellectual property law. In this collection of articles in honor of Professor Joseph Straus, more than 60 scholars and practitioners from the Americas, Asia and Europe provide legal, economic and policy perspectives on these challenges, with a particular focus on the challenges facing the modern patent system. Among the many topics addressed are the rapid development of specific technical fields such as biotechnology, the relationship of exclusive rights and competition, and the application of territorially limited IP laws in cross-border scenarios.SanDisk Corp. Sisvel is an Italian company that manages and licenses numerous European patents covering MP3 ... GmbH), including the transmission of music over the internet and its reproduction on players such as Applea#39;s iPod. ... Due to its aggressive approach to enforcement, some have called Sisvel Europea#39;s a#39;most notorious patent trolla#39;.23 SanDisk has never acquired a license from Sisvel andanbsp;...

Title:Patents and Technological Progress in a Globalized World
Author:Wolrad Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont, Martin J. Adelman, Robert Brauneis, Josef Drexl, Ralph Nack
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-11-20


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