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LAW3341
Module Reading List

Intellectual Property: Creative and Technology Assets, 2019/20, Semester 2
Dr Cesar Ramirez-Montes
C.J.Ramirez-Montes@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Required Texts:

T Aplin & J Davis, Intellectual Property law: Text, Cases & Materials (3rd ed, OUP, 2017)  

Recommended Texts:

D Bainbridge, Intellectual Property (9th ed, Pearson, 2012)

L Bently & B Sherman, Intellectual Property law (5th ed, OUP, 2018)

C Waelde, A Brown, S Kheria, J Cornwell, Contemporary Intellectual Property (4th ed, 2016, Oxford)

Pila & Torremans, European intellectual property law ISBN: 9780198729914; 019872991X (OUP 2016)

W Cornish,D Llewelyn, T Aplin, Intellectual Property: Patents, Copyright, Trade Marks & Allied Rights (8th ed, Sweet & Maxwell, 2013)

Copyright – recommended texts

Lawrence Lessig, Free culture : the nature and future of creativity ISBN: 9780143034650; 0143034650; 1594200068, Penguin 2005

Adrian Johns, Piracy, The Intellectual Property Wars from Gutenberg to Gates (2009, University of Chicago Press), chapter 2

Simon Stokes, Digital Copyright Law & Practice (2019, 5th ed, Hart)

The work of authorship ISBN: 9789048523009 (electronic bk.); 9048523001 (electronic bk.); 9789089646354; 9089646353, edited by Miereille van Eechoud (2014). Access via> file:///C:/Users/lawrmo/Downloads/503030%20(1).pdf

General IP:

IPKat (Highly recommended): http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/

IP Watch (Subscription required): http://www.ip-watch.org/weblog/   

IPSO JURE: http://ipso-jure.blogspot.com/

IP Litigation Blog: http://www.iplitigationblog.com/

Rebecca Tushnet’s blog (US): http://tushnet.blogspot.com/

Copyright:

The 1709 Blog http://the1709blog.blogspot.com/

Primary Sources on Copyright: http://www.copyrighthistory.org/

Designs:

Class 99: http://class-99.blogspot.com/

Trade Marks:

Class 46: http://www.marques.org/class46/Default.asp

The TTAB blog (US law) http://thettablog.blogspot.com/

Le petit Musée des Marques (French language): http://www.pmdm.fr/wp/

Patents:

PatLit: http://patlit.blogspot.com/

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Useful Websites:

UK-Intellectual Property Office: http://www.ipo.gov.uk/

UK case-law: http://www.bailii.org/

Australian case-law: http://www.austlii.edu.au/

European Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks & Designs, Alicante, Spain):http://oami.europa.eu/ows/rw/pages/index.en.do

European Patent Office (Munich, Germany): http://www.epo.org/

European Court of Justice & General Court: http://curia.europa.eu/en/content/juris/index.htm

World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) (Monthly magazine):http://www.wipo.int/portal/index.html.en

US Patent and Trademark Office: http://www.uspto.gov/

This list was last updated on 13/02/2019