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Afterword

Laura J. Murray, S. Tina Piper and Kirsty Robertson.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 1860 words.

This book on creative communities emerged from the authors' own varied experiences as participants in academic disciplines and departments, professions, and artistic communities. This...

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The Art of the Copy

Kirsty Robertson.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 11334 words.

This chapter examines the hierarchy of copying in the global art world. It begins in Dafen, China, a village that produces 60 percent of the world's replica paintings, many of which end up...

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Copying and the Case of the Legal Profession

S. Tina Piper.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 10854 words.

This chapter first considers some of the norms that govern information exchange within the Canadian legal profession. It then examines the 2004 Supreme Court of Canada case CCH v. Law...

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Copyright over the Border

Laura J. Murray, S. Tina Piper and Kirsty Robertson.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 13207 words.

This chapter examines a number of strands of copyright scholarship and activism that originated in the United States. It first looks at “free culture” through the lens of a Canadian...

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Cultural Labor in a Small City

Laura J. Murray.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 12945 words.

This chapter shows how IP law lies on the distant horizon of artists' motivations and circumstances, and explores the more immediate incentives and regulators of their work. Based on...

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The Emergence and Development of Intellectual Property Law in Canada

Daniel Gervais.

in The Oxford Handbook of Intellectual Property Law

P ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 15189 words.

This chapter reviews the emergence of intellectual property (IP) norms in the areas of copyright, trademarks, patents, and designs in Canadian law from the early days of the Dominion’s...

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The Emergence and Development of Intellectual Property Law in South America

Fabrício Bertini Pasquot Polido and Mônica Steffen Guise Rosina.

in The Oxford Handbook of Intellectual Property Law

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 13795 words.

This chapter analyses the emergence and development of intellectual property (IP) systems in South America as they have evolved since the early Pan-American treaties and the Paris and Berne...

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Exchange Practices among Nineteenth-Century US Newspaper Editors

Laura J. Murray.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 11801 words.

This chapter describes the US news industry in the nineteenth century. In the 1830s and 1840s, periodical articles were not copyrightable and were generally treated as a common resource to...

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From a Yiddish Bible to a German Prayer Book

Neil Weinstock Netanel and David Nimmer.

in From Maimonides to Microsoft

March 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Law; Intellectual Property Law. 24963 words.

Uri Fayvesh Halevi printed a Yiddish Bible in Amsterdam in 1675, following tortuous business dealings, including a legal challenge to the privilege that various Dutch States had previously...

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From Maimonides to Microsoft

Neil Weinstock Netanel.

March 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Book. Subjects: History of Law; Intellectual Property Law. 332 pages.

Jewish copyright law comprises a rich body of doctrine and jurisprudence that developed in parallel with Anglo-American and Continental European copyright laws and the book privileges that...

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