Essays Tagged: "intellectual property rights"

Biological patents and biopiracy.

gan to feel the need to protect and receive credit for their inventions and other products of their intellectual capacity. This desire is the driving force for the creation of intellectual property ri ... igns and symbols (WIPO). In the past 20 years, another item has been selected to be protected under intellectual property rights: genes and other biological materials.The most prominent type of intell ...

(6 pages) 93 1 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Intellectual Property Law in Australia.

eptive conduct* Registration under the Designs ActIn order to advise Mondo Designs on whether their intellectual property rights are recognised in Australia it is essential to identify prima facie the ... injunction, damages and or an account of profits based on the belief that Dina has infringed their intellectual property right in the computer software. An injunction may be sought to ensure that Din ...

(10 pages) 135 1 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This essay deals with licenses, privacy, email privacy, copiright and the problems about it.

has already impacted the way society functions and has left us with many new laws. The laws involve Intellectual Property Rights (copyright), Cyberspace Law, Privacy, Commerce, Computer Fraud, Hacking ... ight IssuesCopyright law attempts to balance various interests: provide protection of the creator's intellectual property so that he/she will have a financial incentive to create and innovate, but not ...

(4 pages) 463 3 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Cyber Crime.

ections, and the unlawful distribution of computer software or other creative material protected by intellectual property rights.The two broad categories of cyber crime are sex crimes and illegally ac ...

(4 pages) 337 0 3.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Free trade area of the americas and Brazil.

oups: market access; investment; services; government procurement; dispute settlement; agriculture; intellectual property rights; subsidies, antidumping and countervailing dutiesBrazil- one of the mos ...

(1 pages) 84 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

'Intellectual property rights represent one of the most valuable commercial assets in modern society. But also one of the most problematic for a company to protect.' Discuss.

Intellectual property is an area of law, "which allows people to own their creativity and innovation ... people to own their creativity and innovation in the same way that they can own physical property." Intellectual property rights provide people with control over ideas or information embodied in a val ... atents and developing new technologies. There are a number of organisations, like for example World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), whose objective is to promote the global protection and u ...

(11 pages) 440 0 4.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays


the following topics: agriculture, competition policy, dispute settlement, government procurement, intellectual property rights, investment, market access, services, subsidies, and anti-dumping. FTAA ...

(3 pages) 58 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Question: "A bilateral free trade agreement between the USA and Australia is likely to be of only marginal benefit to Australian businesses." Evaluate this statement.

ly in the US market - services, manufacturing, investment, electronic commerce, telecommunications, intellectual property rights, and the movement of people. It is through these sectors that a bilater ...

(9 pages) 196 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Intellectual Property Rights

Intellectual Property RightsAs everyone is no doubt well aware, over the past decade or so, as intel ... intellectual (rather than physical) assets begin to increasingly dominate the world economic scene, intellectual property matters have moved to centre stage in the world of international trade. The ra ... of international trade. The rather tangled history of United States - China trade negotiations over intellectual property matters, and the central role that intellectual property played during the neg ...

(9 pages) 438 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Intellectual Property Rights in China. APA Format Pictures and Graphs

.......................................... 1BackgroundStatement of ProblemPurpose of ReportScopeII. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS............................ 2Intellectual Property Rights in AmericaInt ... llectual Property Rights in AmericaIntellectual Property Rights in ChinaIII. PRODUCTION OF PATENTED INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.................................................................. 3What is Bei ...

(8 pages) 231 0 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Free Trade Area of the Americas

ase investment opportunities. It's also supposed to provide effective protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights.The debate over NAFTA divides members of both the Democratic and Republ ...

(2 pages) 123 0 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Are You Downloading or Freeloading?

elieve that it is wrong and that it is not morally acceptable. Downloading music primarily destroys intellectual property rights and means lower sales because CD quality music is being given away for ... ng given away for free.Every song that is written belongs to the artist who created it. It is their intellectual property and copying it without their permission can be illegal (Meyer). Napster infrin ...

(3 pages) 97 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

China, the US and Taiwan Of Copyrights and Human Rights

aiwanOf Copyrights and Human RightsDuring January and February 1995, the question of copyrights and intellectual property rights was high on the agenda between the US and China. The problem was that r ...

(3 pages) 43 0 2.1 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The pharaceutical industry

evelopment, emerging and innovative technologies, regulatory environment, legal and ethical issues, intellectual property rights in developing countries, and a host of others. Adequately addressing al ...

(2 pages) 60 0 2.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

ies in the territories of the Parties, provide adequate and effective protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights in each Party's territory and establish a framework for further trilate ...

(13 pages) 136 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Lawrence Lessig: Cyberlaw Superstar.

ence and telecommunications policy, where technology and law intersect. From the controversies over intellectual property rights, free speech, fair use and other issues has emerged a voice described i ... ce described in as the "Paul Revere of the Web" (Mullaney & Greene). Lawrence Lessig is both an intellectual and an activist, a constitutional scholar and an original thinker who has an enormous f ...

(8 pages) 41 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Bug Inc. Paper.

Bug, Inc. should look into the following legal protections for its intellectual property. The federal laws provide protection for intellectual property rights like tra ...

(1 pages) 388 0 1.3 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Knowledge Management to Intellectual Capital to Intellectual Property.

Contents Page1.0 Introduction and Learning Objectives 22.0 Knowledge Management to Intellectual Capital toIntellectual Property 33.0 Legal Issues related to Intellectual Property 54.0 ... es related to Intellectual Property 54.0 Legal Principles of Intellectual Property and InternationalIntellectual Property Rights Regimes 55.0 Recommendations 106.0 Conclusions 11Reference 131.0 Introd ... department. In other words, knowledge management is lacking.I agree with Thomas Stewart, author of Intellectual Capital, and he claims that the new economy is fundamentally about the increasing role ...

(14 pages) 237 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

A lawsuit case

o capitalize on White's fame to enhance their fortune. White sued, alleging infringement of various intellectual property rights.Plaintiff Vanna White is the hostess of "Wheel of Fortune," one of the ...

(5 pages) 101 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

America's Inventive Spirit: Focus on the different types of intellectual property and the impact of counterfeit and thief of intellectual property has on our economy.

l works - books, music, research and other forms of creative expression. All of these creations are intellectual property. Throughout history, inventions have helped people discover new worlds, build ... y, cure diseases, ease burdens, and enjoy life to the fullest. U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property, Jon Dudas said, "Intellectual property has become the engine that drives the ...

(11 pages) 99 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics