Journal of Intellectual Property Rights

 

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VOLUME 17

NUMBER 3

MAY 2012

CODEN: JIPRFG 17 (3) 181 – 266 (2012)

 

ISSN: 0971-7544

 

 

e-ISSN  0975-1076

 

CONTENTS

 

Articles

 

 

 

 

 

Trial to Confirm the Scope of a Patent in Korea

185

Daehwan Koo

 

 

 

Is there a Need to ‘Substantially Modify’ the Terms of the TRIPS Agreement?

195

Varun Vaish and Mustafa Haji

 

 

 

Analysis of Enforcement Mechanism of Section 337 of the US Tariff Act through Perspectives in Law and Economics

209

Yang Yu and Lei Zhang

 

 

 

Classification of Geographical Indications: A Proposal of Codification

218

Chiara Mazzocchi and Guido Sali

 

 

 

Protecting Geographical Indications in Malawi: Current Situation and Future Prospects

226

Hankie Uluko, Adejoke Oyewunmi and George Mandewo

 

 

 

‘Copyright World’ and Access to Information: Conjoined via the Internet

235

Tania Sebastian

 

 

 

European IP Developments

 

 

 

Exceptions and Limitations in European Union Copyright Law

243

Trevor Cook

 

 

 

Global IP Debates

 

 

 

Colour Markability: Registrable in Few Nations, but Debatable among Many!

246

Deli Yang

 

 

 

Literature Review

 

 

 

IPR―General

251

 

 

The critical role of timing in managing IP Qualifying IP II: A new innovation index for pharmaceutical patents & products French firms’ strategies for protecting their IPStatus of national IPRs systems and its impact to agricultural development: A time series cross section data analysis of TRIPS member-countriesIP rights of bio-nanotechnology in related international documents

 

Patents

252

 

 

Pharmaceutical patents and prices of generics in Morocco and neighboring economies Patent regimes, firms and the commodification of knowledge Patent infringement clearance practice in UK and German automotive companies Spatial differences in the quality of university patenting: Do regions matter?An organizational approach to the design of patent law Unlocking the genome: The legal case against genetic diagnostic patents

 

 

 

Copyright

254

 

 

Music and dance: Beyond copyright text? Ownership in complex authorship: A comparative study of joint works Towards a rejuvenation of the misappropriation doctrine in unfair competition law and a property theory of trademarks Liability for trademark infringement for Internet service providers

 

 

 

IPR News

 

 

 

IPR News―General

256

 

 

EU Parliament’s draftsman urges ACTA rejectionKenya set to repeal controversial
anti-counterfeit law

 

 

 

Patent News

257

 

 

India’s first compulsory licence ● USPTO and UKIPO issue preliminary progress report on worksharing initiative ● US Supreme Court clears the way for generic patent challenges

 

 

 

Copyright and Trademark News

259

 

 

Australia called on for piracy solution after regulatory deadlock ● US Supreme Court steps into copyright case Now sound can be protected in Canada Gmail trademark dispute settled in Germany

 

 

 

Key Patents

260

 

 

Patents for computer and robotic-assisted surgery platform ● Holovisions’ US patent for context-driven search ● IIT Delhi gets patent for fabric feel tester

 

 

 

Book Review

 

 

 

The Copyright Enforcement Enigma: Internet Politics and the ‘Telecoms Package’

262

Monica Horten

 

 

 

Human Rights and Intellectual Property-Mapping the Global Interface

262

Laurence R Helfer and Graeme W Austin