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Laws of Creation Property Rights in the World of Ideas

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ISBN-10: 0674066456

ISBN-13: 9780674066458

Edition: 2012

Authors: Ronald A. Cass, Keith N. Hylton

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While innovative ideas and creative works increasingly drive economic success, the historic approach to encouraging innovation and creativity by granting property rights has come under attack by a growing number of legal theorists and technologists. In Laws of Creation, Ronald Cass and Keith Hylton take on these critics with a vigorous defense of intellectual property law. The authors look closely at the IP doctrines that have been developed over many years in patent, copyright, trademark, and trade secret law. In each area, legislatures and courts have weighed the benefits that come from preserving incentives to innovate against the costs of granting innovators a degree of control over…    
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Book details

List price: $69.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 1/1/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 6.13" wide x 9.25" long x 1.10" tall
Weight: 1.254
Language: English

Ronald A. Cass is Dean Emeritus, Boston University School of Law, and President, Cass & Associates, PC.

Keith N. Hylton is the Honorable Paul J. Liacos Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law.

Ideas, Property, and Prosperity
Rights to Property
Intellectual Property
Patent Law
Trade Secrets
Copyright Law
Trademark Law
Making IP Rights Work-Or Not
Antitrust and Intellectual Property
Understanding Intellectual Property Law