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ix, 194 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Introduction: the superpower's dilemma: to appease, repress, or transform transnational advocacy networks? 1 Mechanisms of persuasion: when and how are advocacy campaigns effective? 2 The power of state preferences: the 'natural cases' of the campaigns for Falun Gong and IPR protection 3 Reading the 'lay of the land': intercessory advocacy and causal process in the HIV/ AIDS treatment and death penalty abolitionist campaigns 4 State- directed advocacy: the 'drift' phenomenon in the 'free Tibet' and global warming campaigns 5 Strategic considerations, tough choices: how state preferences influence campaign forms Conclusion: state power as reality References -- .
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781526119476 20180306
What does China's rise mean for transnational civil society? What happens when global activist networks engage a powerful and norm-resistant new hegemon? This book combines detailed ethnographic research with cross-case comparisons to identify key factors underpinning variation in the results and processes of advocacy on a range of issues affecting both China and the world, including global warming, intellectual property rights, HIV/AIDS treatment, the use of capital punishment, suppression of the Falun Gong religious movement, and Tibetan independence. Built on a unique blend of comparative and international theory, it advances the notion of "advocacy drift"-a process whereby the objectives and principled beliefs of activists are transformed through interaction with the Chinese state. The book offers a timely reassessment of transnational civil society, including its power to persuade and to leverage the policies of national governments. -- .
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781526119476 20180306
Green Library
351 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 30 cm
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
xiv, 269 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Chapter 1. Introduction.- Chapter 2. Military Uniforms and the Making of a National Industry.- Chapter 3. The Government Takes Control.- Chapter 4. The Clothing and Woollen Cloth Factories Following the First World War.- Chapter 5. The Clothing Factory during the 1930s and the Second World War.- Chapter 6. Building a New Clothing Factory - 1950s to 1971.- Chapter 7. Science Takes Command.- Chapter 8. Driving Forces of Military Innovation.- Chapter 9. Military Control over Intellectual Property.- Chapter 10. The Government Relinquishes Control.- Chapter 11. Conclusions.- Epilogue.- Appendices.- Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319714240 20180409
This book reveals the business history of the Australian Government Clothing Factory as it introduced innovative changes in the production and design of the Australian Army uniform during the twentieth century. While adopting a Schumpeterian interpretation of the concept of innovation, Anneke van Mosseveld traces the driving forces behind innovation and delivers a comprehensive explanation of the resulting changes in the combat uniform. Using an array of archival sources, this book displays details of extensive collaborations between the factory, the Army and scientists in the development of camouflage patterns and military textiles. It uncovers a system of intellectual property management to protect the designs of the uniform, and delivers new insights into the wider economic influences and industry linkages of the Government owned factory.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9783319714240 20180409
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
  • Big data and individual autonomy in a crowd / Barbara J. Evans
  • Big data's epistemology and its implications for precision medicine and privacy / Jeffrey M. Skopek
  • Big data's epistemology and its implications for precision medicine and privacy / Tal Z. Zarsky
  • Correlation vs. causation in health-related big data analysis : the role of reason and regulation / Tal Z. Zarsky
  • Big data and regulatory arbitrage in healthcare / Nicolas P. Terry
  • The future of pharmacovigilance : big data and the False Claims Act / Efthimios Parasidis
  • Big data's new discrimination threats : amending the Americans with Disabilities Act to cover discrimination based on data-driven predictions of future disease / Sharona Hoffman
  • Who's left out of big data? How big data collection, analysis, and use neglects populations most in need of medical and public health research and interventions / Sarah E. Malanga, Jonathan D. Loe, Christopher T. Robertson, Kenneth S. Ramos
  • Potential roadblocks in health care big data collection : Gobeille v. Liberty Mutual, ERISA, and all-payer claims databases / Carmel Shachar, Aaron S. Kesselheim, Gregory Curfman, Ameet Sarpatwari.
  • Avoiding over-regulation in the medical Internet of things / Dov Greenbaum
  • Data policy for Internet of things health care devices : aligning patient, industry, and privacy goals in the age of big data / Marcus Comiter
  • Thought leader perspectives on risks in precision medicine research / Laura M. Beskow, Catherine M. Hammack, Kathleen M. Brelsford, Kevin C. McKenna
  • From individual to group privacy in biomedical big data / Brent Mittelstadt
  • Big data and informed consent : the case of estimated data / Donna M. Gitter
  • Is there a duty to share health care data? / I. Glenn Cohen
  • Societal lapses in protecting individual privacy, the common rule, and big data health research / Laura Odwazny
  • The common rule and research with data, big and small / Liza Dawson
  • Big data, HIPAA and the common rule : time for big change? / Margaret Foster Riley
  • Data sharing that enables post-approval drug and device research and protects patient privacy : best practice recommendations / Ameet Sarpatwari, Bradley A. Malin, Aaron S. Kesselheim, Joshua J. Gagne, Sebastian Schneeweiss
  • Big data and human medical judgment : regulating next generation clinical decision support / Jeffrey M. Senger, Patrick O'Leary
  • Medical malpractice and black-box medicine / W. Nicholson Price II
  • Big data & intellectual property rights in the health and life sciences / Timo Minssen, Justin Pierce
  • The pathologies of data-generating patents / Ted Sichelman, Brenda M. Simon.
Law Library (Crown)
xvi, 262 pages ; 24 cm.
Law Library (Crown)
x, 161 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Foreword by Rainy Hamilton, Jr., FAIA, NOMA. Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction. 1. Architecture Today: The Current State of the Profession. 2. Transitioning from Academia to Corporate Culture. 3. What Makes a Successful Business? 4. Leadership Matters: Organizational Structure in the Firm. 5. Profit Centers. 6. Process Versus Product. 7. The Architect as the Developer. 8. The Basics of Financial Management. 9. The Right Fit: Hiring People and Finding Clients. 10. The Architect's Plan for Branding and Marketing. 11. Responding to RFPs and Building Relationships That Can Get You Ahead in the Process. 12. Intellectual Property: Who Owns What? 13. Determining How Much Your Firm is Worth. Conclusion and Resources. References. Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138190344 20180213
The Business of Architecture is the essential guide to understanding the critical fundamentals to succeed as an architect. Written by successful architects for architects everywhere, this book shows the architecture industry from a corporate business perspective, refining the approach to architecture as a personal statement to one that must design and build within the confines of business and clients. The Business of Architecture will educate new and experienced architects alike with valuable insights about profit centers, the architect as developer, how to respond to requests for proposals, intellectual property, and much more.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138190344 20180213
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
  • 0. Functions 0.1 Functions and Their Graphs 0.2 Some Important Functions 0.3 The Algebra of Functions 0.4 Zeros of Functions - The Quadratic Formula and Factoring 0.5 Exponents and Power Functions 0.6 Functions and Graphs in Applications 1. The Derivative 1.1 The Slope of a Straight Line 1.2 The Slope of a Curve at a Point 1.3 The Derivative and Limits 1.4 Limits and the Derivative 1.5 Differentiability and Continuity 1.6 Some Rules for Differentiation 1.7 More About Derivatives 1.8 The Derivative as a Rate of Change 2. Applications of the Derivative 2.1 Describing Graphs of Functions 2.2 The First and Second Derivative Rules 2.3 The First and Section Derivative Tests and Curve Sketching 2.4 Curve Sketching (Conclusion) 2.5 Optimization Problems 2.6 Further Optimization Problems 2.7 Applications of Derivatives to Business and Economics 3. Techniques of Differentiation 3.1 The Product and Quotient Rules 3.2 The Chain Rule 3.3 Implicit Differentiation and Related Rates 4. The Exponential and Natural Logarithm Functions 4.1 Exponential Functions 4.2 The Exponential Function ex 4.3 Differentiation of Exponential Functions 4.4 The Natural Logarithm Function 4.5 The Derivative of ln x 4.6 Properties of the Natural Logarithm Function 5. Applications of the Exponential and Natural Logarithm Functions 5.1 Exponential Growth and Decay 5.2 Compound Interest 5.3. Applications of the Natural Logarithm Function to Economics 5.4. Further Exponential Models 6. The Definite Integral 6.1 Antidifferentiation 6.2 The Definite Integral and Net Change of a Function 6.3 The Definite Integral and Area Under a Graph 6.4 Areas in the xy-Plane 6.5 Applications of the Definite Integral 7. Functions of Several Variables 7.1 Examples of Functions of Several Variables 7.2 Partial Derivatives 7.3 Maxima and Minima of Functions of Several Variables 7.4 Lagrange Multipliers and Constrained Optimization 7.5 The Method of Least Squares 7.6 Double Integrals 8. The Trigonometric Functions 8.1 Radian Measure of Angles 8.2 The Sine and the Cosine 8.3 Differentiation and Integration of sin t and cos t 8.4 The Tangent and Other Trigonometric Functions 9. Techniques of Integration 9.1 Integration by Substitution 9.2 Integration by Parts 9.3 Evaluation of Definite Integrals 9.4 Approximation of Definite Integrals 9.5 Some Applications of the Integral 9.6 Improper Integrals 10. Differential Equations 10.1 Solutions of Differential Equations 10.2 Separation of Variables 10.3 First-Order Linear Differential Equations 10.4 Applications of First-Order Linear Differential Equations 10.5 Graphing Solutions of Differential Equations 10.6 Applications of Differential Equations 10.7 Numerical Solution of Differential Equations 11. Taylor Polynomials and Infinite Series 11.1 Taylor Polynomials 11.2 The Newton-Raphson Algorithm 11.3 Infinite Series 11.4 Series with Positive Terms 11.5 Taylor Series 12. Probability and Calculus 12.1 Discrete Random Variables 12.2 Continuous Random Variables 12.3 Expected Value and Variance 12.4 Exponential and Normal Random Variables 12.5 Poisson and Geometric Random Variables.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780134437774 20170717
For one- or two-semester courses in Calculus for students majoring in business, social sciences, and life sciences. Intuition before Formality Calculus & Its Applications builds intuition with key concepts of calculus before the analytical material. For example, the authors explain the derivative geometrically before they present limits, and they introduce the definite integral intuitively via the notion of net change before they discuss Riemann sums. The strategic organization of topics makes it easy to adjust the level of theoretical material covered. The significant applications introduced early in the course serve to motivate students and make the mathematics more accessible. Another unique aspect of the text is its intuitive use of differential equations to model a variety of phenomena in Chapter 5, which addresses applications of exponential and logarithmic functions. Time-tested, comprehensive exercise sets are flexible enough to align with each instructor's needs, and new exercises and resources in MyLab(TM) Math help develop not only skills, but also conceptual understanding, visualization, and applications. The 14th Edition features updated exercises, applications, and technology coverage, presenting calculus in an intuitive yet intellectually satisfying way. Also available with MyLab Math MyLab(TM) Math is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. In the new edition, MyLab Math has expanded to include a suite of new videos, Interactive Figures, exercises that require step-by-step solutions, conceptual questions, calculator support, and more. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab, search for: 0134467078 / 9780134467078 Calculus & Its Applications plus MyLab Math with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 14/e Package consists of: *0134437772 / 9780134437774 Calculus & Its Applications*0321431308 / 9780321431301 MyLab Math -- Glue-in Access Card*0321654064 / 9780321654069 MyLab Math Inside Star Sticker.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780134437774 20170717
Science Library (Li and Ma)
xxvii, 502 pages ; 26 cm
  • Preface / Herbert Hovenkamp
  • Introduction / Jorge L. Contreras
  • Standards and the global economy / Knut Blind and Brian Kahin
  • No standards for standards : understanding the ICT standards-development ecosystem / C. Bradford Biddle
  • How SSOs work : unpacking the mobile industry's 3GPP standards / Kirti Gupta
  • Unilateral conduct and standards / Daryl Lim
  • Concerted action in standard-settling / George S. Cary and Daniel P. Culley
  • European Union competition law, intellectual property law and standardization / Damien Geradin
  • Economics of patents and standardization : network effects, hold-up, hold-out, stacking / Timothy S. Simcoe and Allan L. Shampine
  • Collective rights organizations : a guide to benefits, costs and antitrust safeguards / Richard J. Gilbert
  • Origins of FRAND licensing commitments in the United States and Europe / Jorge L. Contreras
  • Form and variation in FRAND and other standards licensing commitments / Jorge L. Contreras
  • Enforcing FRAND and other SDO licensing commitments / Jorge L. Contreras
  • Non-discrimination and FRAND commitments / Jorge L. Contreras and Anne Layne-Farrar
  • Essentiality and standards-essential patents / Jorge L. Contreras
  • Transfers of standards essential patents / Marc "Sandy" Block
  • The disclosure of patents and licensing terms in standards development / Gil Ohana and C. Bradford Biddle
  • U.S. antitrust aspects of FRAUD disputes / Renata B. Hesse and Frances Marshall
  • EU competition law analysis of FRAND disputes / Nicolas Petit
  • FRAND (and industrial policy) in China / D. Daniel Sokol and Wentong Zheng
  • FRAND in Korea / Sang-Seung Yi and Yoonhee Kim
  • Standard essential patents in Japan / Yuko Kimijima
  • FRAND in India / J. Gregory Sidak
  • Alternative dispute resolution and FRAND disputes / Jorge L. Contreras and David L. Newman
  • Judicially determined FRAND royalties / Norman V. Siebrasse and Thomas F. Cotter
  • Injunctive relief and the FRAND commitment in the United States / J. Gregory Sidak
  • Injunctive relief in the EU : intellectual property and competition law at the remedies stage / Pierre Larouche and Nicolo Zingales
  • Standard essential patents at the United States International Trade Commisson / Elizabeth I. Winston
  • The anti-suit injunction : a transnational remedy for multi-jurisdictional SEP litigation / Jorge L. Contreras and Michael A. Eixenberger.
Technical standards are ubiquitous in the modern networked economy. They allow products made and sold by different vendors to interoperate with little to no consumer effort and enable new market entrants to innovate on top of established technology platforms. This groundbreaking volume, edited by Jorge L. Contreras, assesses and analyzes the legal aspects of technical standards and standardization. Bringing together more than thirty leading international scholars, advocates, and policymakers, it focuses on two of the most contentious and critical areas pertaining to standards today in key jurisdictions around the world: antitrust/competition law and patent law. (A subsequent volume will focus on international trade, copyright, and administrative law.) This comprehensive, detailed examination sheds new light on the standards that shape the global technology marketplace and will serve as an indispensable tool for scholars, practitioners, judges, and policymakers everywhere.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781107129665 20180205
Law Library (Crown)
xi, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Acknowledgments ix Introduction. Biopolitical Aesthetics and the Chinese Body as Surplus 1 1. Chinese Whispers: Frankenstein, the Sleeping Lion, and the Emergence of a Biopolitical Aesthetics 25 2. Souvenirs of the Organ Trade: The Diasporic Body in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Art 49 3. Organ Economics: Transplant, Class, and Witness from Made in Hong Kong to The Eye 83 4. Still Life: Recovering (Chinese) Ethnicity in the Body Worlds and Beyond 115 Epilogue. All Rights Preserved: Intellectual Property and the Plastinated Cadaver Exhibits 139 Notes 159 Bibliography 227 Index 239.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780822370536 20180326
What happens when the body becomes art in the age of biotechnological reproduction? In Chinese Surplus Ari Larissa Heinrich examines transnational Chinese aesthetic production to demonstrate how representations of the medically commodified body can illuminate the effects of biopolitical violence and postcolonialism in contemporary life. From the earliest appearance of Frankenstein in China to the more recent phenomenon of "cadaver art, " he shows how vivid images of a blood transfusion as performance art or a plastinated corpse without its skin-however upsetting to witness-constitute the new "realism" of our times. Adapting Foucauldian biopolitics to better account for race, Heinrich provides a means to theorize the relationship between the development of new medical technologies and the representation of the human body as a site of annexation, extraction, art, and meaning-making.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780822370536 20180326
Green Library
1 online resource.
  • Introduction. Commoning the Seeds: The Future of Agrobiodiversity and Food Security Fabien Girard, Christine Frison 1. Farmers, Innovation, and Intellectual Property: Current Trends and their Consequences for Food Security Graham Dutfield Part I: Access, Benefit-Sharing and Licensing 2. Beyond Access and Benefit-Sharing: Lessons from the Emergence and Application of the Principle of Fair and Equitable Benefit-Sharing in Agrobiodiversity Governance Elsa Tsioumani 3. Patent & Benefit sharing. What can we learn from the Quassia amara lawsuit? What is the problem? Frederic Thomas 4. Open Sesame: Open Source and Crops Eric Deibel 5. Creating universal and sustainable access to plants and seeds: The role of clearinghouses, open source licenses, and inclusive patents Geertrui Van Overwalle Part II: Theoretical Frameworks 6. Private Law Arrangements for the Commons: A New Comparative Perspective Michele Spano 7. Composing the Common World of the Local Bio-Commons in the Age of the Anthropocene Fabien Girard Part III: The Struggle for the Recovery of the Shrinking Bio-Commons 8. An Anthropological Lens on Property and Access: Gudeman's Dialectics of Community and Market Laura Rival 9. Which scale to understand seed fluxes in small-scale farming societies? Snapshots of sorghum from Africa Eric Garine, Vanesse Labeyrie, Chloe Violon, Jean Wencelius, Christian Leclerc and Christine Raimond 10. Making the Difference with a Common Plant: The Recovery of Guarana by the Satere-Mawe (Brazil) Geoffroy Filoche 11. What Legal Framework for Safeguarding Traditional Seeds? Building the Commons in Colombia Patricia Guzman-Aguilera Part IV: A New Vitality for the Bio-Commons? 12. Governing Landraces and Associated Knowledge as a Commons. From Theory to Practice Victoria Reyes-Garcia, Laura Aceituno-Mata, Petra Benyei, Laura Calvet-Mir, Maria Carrascosa, Manuel Pardo de Santayana and Javier Tardio 13. `Free our seeds!' Strategies of farmers' movements to reappropriate seeds Elise Demeulenaere 14. Geographical Indications and the Commons: What Matters? Barbara Pick 15. Bio-commons in an industrialized country: a viable option? Susette Biber-Klemm Part V: Thinking Global: a Global Commons for the Seed? 16. The Benefit Sharing Mechanisms under the International Treaty: Heterogeneity and Equity in Global Resources Management Selim Louafi and Daniele Manzella 17. Planting the Commons: Towards Redesigning an Equitable Global Seed Exchange Christine Frison.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138087583 20180416
The joint challenges of population increase, food security and conservation of agrobiodiversity demand a rethink of plant breeding and agricultural research from a different perspective. While more food is undeniably needed, the key question is rather about how to produce it in a way that sustains biological diversity and mitigates climate change. This book shows how social sciences, and more especially law, can contribute towards reconfiguring current legal frameworks in order to achieving a better balance between the necessary requirements of agricultural innovation and the need for protection of agrobiodiversity. On the assumption that the concept of property can be rethought against the background of the 'right to include', so as to endow others with a common 'right to access' genetic resources, several international instruments and contractual arrangements drawn from the plant-breeding field (including the Convention on Biological Diversity, technology exchange clearing houses and open sources licenses) receive special consideration. In addition, the authors explore the tension between ownership and the free circulation and exchange of germplasm and issues such as genetic resources managed by local and indigenous communities, the ITPGRFA and participatory plant-breeding programmes. As a whole, the book demonstrates the relevance of the 'Commons' for plant breeding and agricultural innovation.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138087583 20180416
xiv, 336 pages ; 25 cm
  • Brexit and international trade : one year after the referendum / Valerie Hughes
  • Squaring the circle : the search for an accommodation between the European Union and the United Kingdom / Armand de Mestral
  • Renegotiating the EU-UK trade relationship : lessons from NAFTA / David A. Gantz
  • Trade policy in the age of populism : why the new bilateralism will not work / Thomas Cottier
  • Brexit and financial services : navigating through the complexity of exit scenarios / Maziar Peihani
  • How does it feel to be a third country? The consequences of Brexit for financial market law / Matthias Lehmann and Dirk Zetzsche
  • Cross-border insolvencies after Brexit : views from the United Kingdom and Continental Europe / Howard P. Morris, Gabriel Moss, Federico M. Mucciarelli, and Christoph G. Paulus
  • Failing financial institutions : how will Brexit impact cross-border cooperation in recovery, reconstruction and insolvency processes? / Dorothy Livingston
  • UK patent law and copyright law after Brexit : potential consequences / Luke McDonagh
  • The effect of Brexit on trademarks, designs and other “Europeanized” areas of intellectual property law in the United Kingdom / Marc Mimler
  • Brexit and environmental law : the rocky road ahead / Markus Gehring and Freedom-Kai Phillips
  • Advancing environmental justice in a post-Brexit United Kingdom / Damilola S. Olawuyi
  • Brexit and international environmental law / Richard Macrory and Joe Newbigin
  • Brexit, Brexatom, the environment and future international relations / Stephen Tromans
  • Lessons from Brexit : reconciling international and constitutional aspirations / Oonagh E. Fitzgerald
  • Brexit and human rights / Colm O’Cinneide
  • Brexit : can the United Kingdom change its mind? / Helen Mountfield
  • Conclusion / Oonagh E. Fitzgerald and Eva Lein.
"This book explores the implications of the United Kingdom's departure from the United Kingdom from an international law perspective in the areas of financial services, trade, intellectual property, the environment and human rights."-- Publisher's description.
Law Library (Crown)
ix, 211 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Introduction-- 1. The theory of exhaustion-- 2. The doctrine of exhaustion in the copyright law of the European Union-- 3. The first sale doctrine in the copyright law of the United States-- 4. Digital exhaustion in the European Union and the United States-- Conclusion.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781107193680 20180226
In this timely book, copyright scholar Peter Mezei offers a comprehensive examination of copyright exhaustion, including its historical development, theoretical framework, practical application, and policy considerations. He compares the substantive norms and case law for the first-sale doctrine in the United States and in the European Union, covering both analogue and digital applications in detail, and in doing so questions the common rejection of exhaustion in the resale of digital subject matter such as computer programs, sound recordings, audiovisual works, and e-books. Instead, he proposes a digital first-sale doctrine that would offer legal consistency to copyright law and a technologically feasible framework for content producers and consumers. This book should be read by anyone interested in how copyright law continues to evolve in conjunction with the digital world.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781107193680 20180226
Law Library (Crown)
xv, 472 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Machine generated contents note: 1. The Copyright/Design Interface in France Anne-Emmanuelle Kahn; 2. The Copyright/Design Interface in the Netherlands Antoon Quaedvlieg; 3. The Copyright/Design Interface in Greece Irini Stamatoudi and Maria-Daphne Papadopoulou; 4. The Copyright/Design Interface in Scandinavia Jens Schovsbo and Morten Rosenmeier; 5. The Case for Partial Cumulation in Germany Ansgar Ohly; 6. The Design Copyright Conflict in the United Kingdom: A History Lionel Bently; 7. The Copyright/Design Interface in Australia Isabella Alexander; 8. The Copyright/Design Interface in Italy Estelle Derclaye; 9. "Courts Have Twisted Themselves Into Knots" (and the Tangled Knots Remain Tangled): US Copyright Protection for Applied Art after Star Athletica Jane C. Ginsburg; 10. US Design Patent Law: A Historical Look at the Design Patent/Copyright Interface Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis; 11. The Copyright/Design Interface in Japan Masahiro Motoyama; 12. A Model Copyright/Design Interface: Not an Impossible and Undesirable Task? Estelle Derclaye.
"Protecting designs is complex and diverse; it involves deciding whether to protect them by design law, copyright law, or by both laws. A single protection may be under- or overprotective but two or more can be overprotective if there are no rules regulating the overlap. Legal systems in Europe and abroad have struggled to find the most adequate solution to this problem. This book traces the history of the design/copyright interface of 15 countries, selected for their diversity in the way they dealt with the interface. It examines how these countries have coped with the problems engendered by the interface, the rules they applied to it over time and the reasons for legislative changes. This analysis reveals the most appropriate rules to regulate the interface at EU and global level and will appeal to academics, practising lawyers, judges, students and policymakers all over the world"-- Provided by publisher.
"The world (hi)story of the protection of designs has been extremely diverse. It is so because of the special, hybrid, nature of such works: they often combine utility and beauty so that it involves deciding whether to protect the work only by design law or only by copyright law, or by both. For over a century, legal systems, not only at national but also at regional and international level, have struggled to find the most adequate solution: a single protection may be under- or overprotective and two or more can be overprotective"-- Provided by publisher.
Law Library (Crown)
ix, 163 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Part 1: Introduction Introduction 1. A Global Chain Before TRIPS and BRICS Part 2: South America 2. Stone Years: Informal and Moral Regimes 3. Cleaning Goods and Selves: Local Belonging, International Displacement and Global Enforcement 4. The Chinese Diaspora on the Brazil-Paraguay Border: A Migratory Process in Transformation Part 3: China 5. Celebrating the New China: Elites and Their Commodified Guanxi Networks 6. The Human Cost of the China Price 7. The Red Flag(TM): Intellectual Property, Copies and Enforcement in China Part 4: Conclusion 8. A Global Chain After TRIPS and BRICS.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138718395 20180129
At the end of the 1970s, Chinese merchandise moved to Brazil via Paraguay, forming an on-the-margins-of-the-law trade chain involving the production, distribution, and consumption of cheap goods. Economic changes in the 21st century, including the enforcement of intellectual property rights and the growing importance of emerging economies, have had a dramatic effect on how this chain works, criminalizing and dismantling a trade system that had previously functioned in an organized form and stimulated the circulation of goods, money, and people at transnational levels. This book analyses how exchange networks that produced, distributed and sold cheap manufactured products animated a huge and vibrant system from China to Brazil, examining the process at global, national and local levels. From a global perspective, intellectual property is a powerful discourse that governs the world system by framing the notion of piracy as a criminal activity. But at the national level, how do nation-states resist and/or endorse, interpret, and apply a global perspective? And what effect does that have on how ordinary people organize their lives around this system? Interweaving discourse on transnational flow of small capital, petty capitalism, non-hegemonic globalization and globalization from below, the book presents low-income traders not as passive victims of globalization, but as active actors in the distribution of cheap goods across borders in the Global South. Based on fifteen years of ethnographic field work in China and Brazil, Counterfeit Itineraries in the Global South will be of interest to scholars of economic anthropology, development studies, political economy, Latin America studies, Chinese studies, and socio-legal studies.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138718395 20180129
Green Library
xix, 378 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Editorial Introduction Stuart Walker - Lancaster University, UK Part I Introduction: Culturally Significant Designs, Products and Practices Martyn Evans - Manchester Metropolitan University, UK Chapter 1: Creative Ecologies: Contextualising Culturally Significant Designs, Products and Practices Jeyon Jung and Stuart Walker - Lancaster University, UK Chapter 2: Forging New Futures: Cultural Significance, Revitalisation and Authenticity Amy Twigger Holroyd - Nottingham Trent University, UK Chapter 3: Culturally Significant Artefacts and Their Relationship to Tradition and Sustainability Stuart Walker - Lancaster University, UK Chapter 4: Making and its Cultural Ecological Foundations Patrick Dillon - University of Exeter, UK Part II Introduction: Authenticity and Tradition in Material Culture Amy Twigger Holroyd - Nottingham Trent University, UK Chapter 5: The Aran Jumper Siun Carden - University of the Highlands and Islands, UK Chapter 6: Chok Weaving and Textile Enterprises from Northern Thailand Disaya Chudasri - Lancaster University, UK Chapter 7: Oltu-Stone Prayer Beads: A Journey into the Art of Carving Tasbih Hazal Gumus Ciftci - Lancaster University, UK Chapter 8: The Mian Sara: Traditional Iranian Homes and Sustainability Poone Yazdanpanah and Stuart Walker - Lancaster University, UK Chapter 9: IKEA: Mass-produced National Design Identity Sara S. Kristoffersson - Konstfack University College, Sweden Part III Introduction: Revitalisation by Design Tom Cassidy - University of Leeds, UK Chapter 10: Culture as a Resource for a Sustainable Future in Indigenous Communities: Strengthening Atikamekw Identity and Economics through Design Anne Marchand, Karine Awashish, Christian Coocoo, Solen Roth, Renata Marques Leitao, Cedric Sportes and Caoimhe Isha Beaule - University of Montreal, Canada Chapter 11: Transforming Tradition in Indonesia: A Method for Maintaining Tradition in a Craft and Design Context Adhi Nugraha - Aalto University, Finland Chapter 12: New Translations of South Korean Patterns Meong Jin Shin - University of Leeds, UK Chapter 13: Revitalisation by Design Sebastian Cox - Sebastian Cox Ltd, UK Chapter 14: New Caribbean Design: Revitalising Place-based Products Patty Johnson - Patty Johnson Design, Canada Part IV Introduction: Enterprise, Policy and Education for Positive Development Jeyon Jung - Lancaster University, UK Chapter 15: Sustaining Culturally Significant Designs, Products and Practices: Lessons from the Hohokam Jacques Giard - Arizona State University, USA Chapter 16: Accidents, Intentions, Movements and Makers: Artisan Economy in Portland, Oregon, USA Steven Marotta, Austin Cummins and Charles Heying, Portland State University, USA Chapter 17: The Role of Higher Education in Sustaining Culturally Significant Crafts in Estonia Sirpa Kokko - University of Helsinki, Finland Chapter 18: The Challenge of Intellectual Property Rights for Culturally Significant Patterns, Products and Processes Tom Cassidy and Tracy Diane Cassidy - University of Leeds, UK Chapter 19: The Case of the City Different: The Intersection of the Museum, the Artist and the Marketplace Marsha C. Bol - Carnegie Museum of Natural History, USA Part V Introduction: Design Futures Stuart Walker and Martyn Evans - Lancaster University, UK and Manchester Metropolitan University, UK Chapter 20: Research Approaches for Culturally Significant Design Tom Cassidy - University of Leeds, UK Chapter 21: Digital Transformations, Amateur Making and the Revitalisation of Traditional Textile Crafts Amy Twigger Holroyd - Nottingham Trent University, UK Chapter 22: Design for Social Innovators Anna Meroni and Daniela Selloni - Politechnico di Milano, Italy Chapter 23: Integrated Scales of Design and Production for Sustainability with a Focus on Graduate Design Work in Lighting Cagla Dogan - Middle Eastern Technical University, Turkey Chapter 24: Designing Authentic Brands: How Designerly Approaches can Craft Authentic Brand Identity Emma Murphy - Glasgow School of Art, UK Chapter 25: Strategies for Revitalisation of Culturally Significant Designs, Products and Practices Martyn Evans, Amy Twigger Holroyd, Stuart Walker, Tom Cassidy and Jeyon Jung - Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, Nottingham Trent University, UK, Lancaster University, UK and University of Leeds, UK Endmatter Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781474241809 20180403
Design Roots provides a comprehensive review of culturally significant designs, products and practices which are rooted to particular communities through making tradition and a sense of place. Many rich traditional practices associated with community, tacit knowledge and culture are being rapidly lost due to globalisation and urbanisation. Yet they have much to offer for the future in terms of sustainability, identity, wellbeing and new opportunities in design. This book considers the creative roots, the place-based ecologies, and deep understandings of cultural significance, not only in terms of history and tradition but also in terms of locale, social interactions, innovation, and change for the sustainment of culturally significant material productions. Importantly, these are not locked in time by sentimentality and nostalgia but are evolving, innovative, and adaptive to new technologies and changing circumstances. Contributing authors explore the historical roots of culturally significant designs, products and practices, emerging directions, amateur endeavours, enterprise models, business opportunities and the changing role and contribution of design in the creation of material cultures of significance, meaning and value. An international perspective is provided through case studies and research from North and South America, Africa, Europe, Asia and Australasia, with examples including Aran jumper production in Northern Ireland, weaving in Thailand, Iranian housing design, Brazilian street design and digital crafting in the United Kingdom.
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SAL3 (off-campus storage)
xviii, 187 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Introduction [Dimitri Vanoverbeke, Takao Suami, Takako Ueta, Nicholas Peeters and Frederik Ponjaert] Part I: Europe and Japan in East Asia: A Focus on Law and Security 1. Japan-Europe Security Cooperation: A View from Japan [Takako Ueta] 2. Legal Construction of an East Asian Community: Is it Worth it? [Tamio Nakamura] 3. The EU's Security Interests in East Asia: Japan as a Strategic Partner? [Michael Reiterer] 4. Evolving Japanese Security Strategy [Elena Atanassova-Cornelis] 5. Building an Organization for Security and Co-operation in Asia: the European Experience and Japan's Role [Makako Ikegami] Part II: EU-Japan Cooperation in Practice: Explaining Key Issues in a Dynamic Relationship 6. Japan's Relations with the EU in a Changing World [Takako Ueta] 7. The Weakest Link: Problems and Potentials of Unbalanced Investment Relations between the EU and Japan [Ken-ichi Ando] 8. Mainstreaming Climate Change into Development Cooperation: Comparing European and Japanese Approaches [Hanne Knaepen] 9. Intellectual Property Rights and Parallel Importation in the Context of the EU-Japan Trade Relationship [Takao Suami].
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780415787475 20180403
Relations between the EU and East Asia have consistently expanded in recent years, particularly between the EU and Japan. Against the background of negotiations on an economic and strategic partnership agreement, the EU-Japan relationship is set to become the single most comprehensive `region-to-state' relationship the world has known today, accounting for more than a third of world GDP and a combined population of more than 600 million people. This book addresses the potential role of the EU, in cooperation with Japan, to craft a stable and prosperous mode of governance in the Asian region. In today's globalized world seemingly defined by waxing Chinese power and waning American power, the book reflects the lack of appreciation for an EU-Japan concert in maintaining and developing multilateral principles. It aims towards fortifying this relationship by acknowledging that in order to enhance the credibility and capabilities of such an alliance, it is necessary to take stock of where the partnership stands today, what kind of obstacles still need to be overcome and which options have been left untouched. By introducing state-of-the-art empirical research in multiple fields, this book will be of key interest to students and scholars of international relations, comparative regionalism, the European Union and Japanese politics.
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SAL3 (off-campus storage)
2 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
  • Volume one. Monopolization and attempted monopolization (2018) / Daniel G. Swanson and Cynthia E. Richman
  • Horizontal merger guidelines (August 19, 2010) / U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, Yvonne S. Quinn
  • Cartels and other horizontal relationships (February 22, 2018) / Saul P. Morgenstern, Margaret A. Rogers, Travis Clark, Jesse Feitel, and Leah Harrell
  • Ethical considerations in antitrust investigations (February 22, 2018) / Laura S. Shores
  • Antitrust guidelines for international enforcement and cooperation (January 13, 2017) / U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, Lisl J. Dunlop Manatt
  • The International Competition Network approves new work on effective competition enforcement and advocacy (May 12, 2017) / International Competition Network, Lisl J. Dunlop
  • Summary of ICN work product : 2016-2017 (May 10 12, 2017) / International Competition Network, Lisl J. Dunlop Manatt
  • Intellectual property rights meet antitrust law : outcomes without principles (February 20, 2018) / Robert P. Taylor
  • Evolving standards on resale price maintenance, tying and other vertical restraints / Craig G. Falls
  • Robinson Patman Act : buyer liability, discrimination in promotional allowances and services, and brokerage (January 2018) / Harvey M. Applebaum
  • State antitrust enforcement (April 2018) / Patricia A Conners
  • Legal ethics, antitrust and compliance (February 1, 2018) / Theodore L. Banks
  • Volume two. An overview and update of the federal and state law of price discrimination / Harvey I. Saferstein.
Law Library (Crown)
xxvi, 822 pages : illustrations, forms ; 24 cm
  • Taking the plunge
  • Leaving your employer
  • Selecting and working with an attorney
  • Deciding whether to incorporate
  • Structuring the ownership
  • Forming and working with the board
  • Raising money and securities regulation
  • Marshaling human resources
  • Contracts and leases
  • E-commerce, sales, and consumer privacy
  • Operational liabilities, insurance, and compliance
  • Creditors' rights and bankruptcy
  • Venture capital
  • Intellectual property and licensing
  • Going global
  • Buying and selling a business
  • Going public.
Law Library (Crown)
1 online resource.
  • Foreword   Wouter Hendriks Introduction   Mike Bedford Chapter 1. Selection, engineering and expression of microbial enzymes   Patrícia Poeta, A A Dias, Gilberto Igrejas, Vanessa Silva, Rui Bezerra, Carlos Simões Nunes Chapter 2. Intellectual Property on selection, expression and production of enzymes   Carlos Simões Nunes Phytases Chapter 3. General Aspects of Phytases   Vikas Kumar and Amit Kumar Sinha Chapter 4. Phytase in Animal Feed   Nicholas Romano, Vikas Kumar Chapter 5. Perspectives of phytases in nutrition, biocatalysis and soil stabilization   Michele Rigon Spier, Maitê Rodrigues, Luana Paludo, Myriam Lorena Melgarejo Navarro Cerutti Depolymerizating Enzymes Chapter 6. Depolymerizating enzymes
  • cellulases   Carlos Simoes Nunes Chapter 7. Laccases
  • properties and applications   Carlos Simões Nunes, Adinarayana Kunamneni Chapter 8. Amylases   Shivendra Kumar, Srijit Chakravarty NSP Enzymes Chapter 9.
  • Non-starch polysaccharides (NSPs) enzymes
  • General Aspects   Habte-Michael Habte-Tsion, Vikas Kumar Chapter 10. Depolymerizating Enzymes in Human Food: Bakery, Dairy Products and Drinks   Parisa Fallahi, Habte-Michael Habte-Tsion, Waldemar Rossi Jr Chapter 11. Perspectives of non-starch polysaccharides (NSP) enzymes in nutrition   Habte-Michael Habte-Tsion, Vikas Kumar, Waldemar Rossi Jr Proteases Chapter 12. Proteases: General Aspects   Petra Philipps-Wiemann Chapter 13. Proteases – Human Food   Petra Philipps-Wiemann Chapter 14. Proteases
  • Animal Feed   Petra Philipps-Wiemann Other Enzymes Chapter 15. Enzymes as Therapeutic Agents   Adinarayana Kunamneni, Christian Ogaugwu, Diwakar Goli Chapter 16. Enzymes as direct decontaminating agents – mycotoxins   Manjunath Manubolu, Lavanya Goodla, Kavitha Pathakoti, Kjell Malmlöf Chapter 17.
  • Enzymatic decontamination of antimicrobials, phenols, heavy metals, pesticides, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, dyes and animal waste   Carlos Simões Nunes, Kjell Malmlöf Chapter 18. Chitinases   Carlos Simões Nunes, Petra Philipps-Wiemann Enzymes and new or alternative food- and feedstuffs Chapter 19. Alternative and new sources of feedstuffs   Nicholas Romano Chapter 20. Tyrosinases
  • Physiology, Pathophysiology and Applications   Carlos Simoes Nunes, Kurt Vogel Chapter 21. Probiotics and enzymes in the gastrointestinal tract   Carlos Simoes Nunes Chapter 22. Formulation of enzymes   Carlos Simoes Nunes, Petra Philipps-Wiemann Chapter 23. Analytic of enzymes   Kurt Vogel Chapter 24. Registration of food and feed additives (enzymes) in USA, Canada and China   Carlos Simoes Nunes, Adinarayana Kunamneni, Vikas Kumar, Habte-Michael Habte-Tsion Chapter 25.
  • Registration of food and feed additives
  • enzymes in the European Union   Guido Rychen, Hervé Toussaint Chapter 26. Economics of food and feed enzymes: status and perspectives   David A. Guerrand Chapter 27. General perspectives of enzymes, environment preservation and scarce natural resources
  • conclusions  Carlos Simoes Nunes
Enzymes in Human and Animal Nutrition is a detailed reference on enzymes covering detailed information on all relevant aspects fundamental for final use of enzymes in human and animal nutrition. Topics explored include selection, engineering and expression of microbial enzymes, effects of probiotics on enzymes in the digestive tract, potential new sources of enzymes, valorization of plant biomass by food and feed enzymes. Economics and intellectual property issues are also examined.
1 online resource
  • 1. Access to High Cost Medicines: An Overview 2. Health Technology Assessment 3. High-Cost Medicines in England 4. Managed Entry Agreements and High Cost Medicines (European Perspective) 5. Setting a Public Health Agenda to Support Access to High-Cost Medicines 6. Human Rights and Intellectual Property for Universal Access to New Essential Medicines 7. Access to High Price Medicines in Portugal 8. Improving Access to High-Cost Medicines in Low Income Countries in Africa: Creating a Functioning Pharmaceutical System in Uganda 9. Equitable Access to Biosimilars: An Overview 10. Access to High-Cost Medicines in Europe 11. Access to High-Cost Medicines in Australia 12. Access to High-Cost Medicines in New Zealand 13. Access to High-Cost Medicines in Wales.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780128119457 20180416
Equitable Access to High-Cost Pharmaceuticals seeks to aid the development and implementation of equitable public health policies by pharmaco-economics professionals, health economists, and policymakers. With detailed country-by country analysis of policy and regulation, the Work compares and contrasts national healthcare systems to support researchers and practitioners identify optimal healthcare policy solutions. The Work incorporates chapters on global regulatory changes, health technology assessment guidelines, and competitive effectiveness research recommendations from international bodies such as the OECD or the EU. Novel policies such as horizon scanning, managed-entry agreement and post-launch monitoring are considered in detail. The Work also thoroughly reviews novel pharmaceuticals with particular research interest, including cancer drugs, orphan medicines, Hep C, and personalized medicines.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780128119457 20180416


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