A Practical Guide to Working with TRIPS by Antony TaubmanA Practical Guide to Working with TRIPS by Antony Taubman

A Practical Guide to Working with TRIPS

byAntony Taubman

Paperback | May 7, 2011

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This book is a concise and accessible guide to the practical workings of the TRIPS agreement (Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) for policymakers and their legal advisers. The book offers a unique insider's account of how the international rules of IP function in practicewithin a broader legal framework that consists of WTO law and dispute resolution procedures. It clarifies how IP law and trade law must be dealt with in a coherent and sustainable manner, and provides practical guidance on how to read public policy objectives into the formulation and application ofIP laws and related regulation, within the legal framework established by TRIPS. The book is concise and clear, and cuts through the textual clutter and complexity that afflicts policymaking and negotiation under the TRIPS regime.
As Director of the WTO IP Division, Antony Taubman is responsible for overseeing all of the WTO's IP-related activities, including the 1994 Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) agreement, technical cooperation and capacity-building activity, and related dispute settlement matters. He is also responsible for ma...
Title:A Practical Guide to Working with TRIPSFormat:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.03 inPublished:May 7, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199575207

ISBN - 13:9780199575206

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Table of Contents

1. Six Impossible Things About TRIPS2. TRIPS: A Political Biography3. What is TRIPS Law?4. TRIPS in the Headlines5. Conclusion: The Collective Management of TRIPS