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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

April 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 15197 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

April 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 13803 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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From Privileges and Printers’ Guilds to Copyright

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. 17261 words.

The first printing monopoly traces back to Venice in 1469. Book privileges followed a decade later, with hundreds issued over succeeding centuries. Those special dispensations were issued...

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Growing a Patent Culture

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. 11106 words.

From the 1920s to the 1940s, scientists at Ottawa's National Research Council pursued an extensive program of research into the synthesis of plant hormones. Drawing on materials in the...

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Internecine Battles and the Slavuta Talmud

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. 8301 words.

The next major dispute over copyright to arise in the Jewish world concerned rival editions of the Talmud. The Shapira Press, closely associated with the Hasidic movement, put out the...

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Introduction

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. 6911 words.

In 1999, Microsoft tried to attack rampant duplication of computer programs in the State of Israel. In addition to suing in official Israeli courts, Microsoft petitioned an ultra-Orthodox...

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Introduction

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. 7196 words.

This chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. Through a collection of case studies focusing on art, crafts, journalism, science, and the practice of the law itself, the book...

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Maharam of Padua versus Giustiniani

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. 20703 words.

Meir Katzenellenbogen, an esteemed rabbi in Padua, decided to print a new edition of Moses Maimonides’s classic codification of Jewish law, the twelfth-century Mishneh Torah. After...

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Moving Beyond Reprinting Bans

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. 9725 words.

The next dispute concerned publication of a popular codification of Jewish law. Abraham Joseph Madpis published the code together with commentaries, accompanied by a rabbinic ban. His...

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No One Would Murder for a Pattern

Kirsty Robertson.

in Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 10746 words.

This chapter examines IP in online knitting communities, where pattern making and distribution are heavily regulated, and shaming is often used to hold participants to the community norms....

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The Present-Day Debate

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. 13739 words.

These disputes continue to reverberate. Rabbinic jurists today articulate various theories to accord protection to authors. Some adhere to the “copyright-is-property” school, following...

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Putting Intellectual Property in its Place

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

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; History of Law. 240 pages.

This book examines the relationship between creativity and intellectual property law on the premise that, despite concentrated critical attention devoted to IP law from academic, policy,...

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