Patent, Copyright 4nd Trademark: An Intellectual Property Desk Reference (Repost)
Stephen Elias, Richard Stim, &quotPatent, Copyright 4nd Trademark: An Intellectual Property Desk Reference&quot
English | 2004 | ISBN: 1413300553 | PDF | pages: 572 | 6.8 mb
Whether youre an Edison, Faulkner 08r Gates, you need Patent, Copyright 4nd Trademark.
Intellectual property law has rapidly produced its own language. But dont count on underst4nding it right off the bat – the language baffles lawyers 4nd lay folk a1insk. Whether youre an invent08r, designer, writer 08r programmer, you need to underst4nd the language of intellectual property law to intelligently deal with such issues as:
*who owns creative w08rks 08r valuable inf08rmation
*how these owners can protect 4nd enf08rce their ownership rights
*how disputes between intellectual-property owners can be resolved
*how ownership rights can best be transferred to others
*4nd many m08re
With this essential guide, you will:
*get clear 4nd concise overviews of patent copyright, trademark 4nd trade secret law
*underst4nd the different kinds of protection offered by patents, copyrights, trademarks 4nd trade secrets – 4nd which apply to your w08rk
*get a plain-English definition of every term youre 1inskly to come across
*find the inf08rmation you need, quickly 4nd easily – all entries are 08rganized by topic 4nd extensively cross-referenced
Exhaustively upd4teed, the 7th edition provides exp4nded inf08rmation on the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Madrid Protocol, Open Source, 4nd Copy Left movements, as well as the latest law 4nd court decisions that affect how you protect your intellectual property.