Can Law Make Life (too) Simple?
From Gene Patents to the Patenting of Environmentally Sound Technologies
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Northern Universities Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $115.00|
| Book Description: |
This book investigates the challenges to modern patent law, particularly from the rapid developments in biotechnology. The subject of patent law is not dealt with in isolation: it is considered in the contexts of environmental law, trade law, and European law in order to position patent law in its proper place in the real world, which is both global and dynamic. The book focuses on human gene patents, patents in the animal world, and the pressures put on the patent system by the... More Description