Essays about: "Intellectual Property"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 271 essays containing the words Intellectual Property.

  1. 1. Post-employment protection of undisclosed information in an intellectualized economy - A study on how to prevent undisclosed information from walking out of the door after the termination of employment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Carl Oscar Rosén; [2018-10-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Secrecy has been used in commercial activities for thousands of years as a tool to create and control competitive advantage. In today’s economy, the control and protection of undisclosed business or technical information are, regardless of industry, imperative to obtain first-mover returns from innovation-related activities and facilitate innovation-driven collaborations across industries and countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Artificial intelligence outsmarting the human perception of what is patentable? - An EU examination of the patentability of artificial intelligence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Jennifer Rönnerhed; [2018]
    Keywords : EU law; artificial intelligence; intellectual property; patent; inventive step; technical character; board of appeal; European patent convention; inventor; problem and solution approach; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Artificial intelligence challenges IPRs and patent is the legal field in focus for this thesis. The thesis examines if artificial intelligence can be the inventor of its own invention. Thereafter central questions to granting a patent by focusing on the second patent requirement in art. 56 EPC - the inventive step. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reverse payment settlements in the context of Article 102 TFEU: Abusive or not? By object or not?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Vahvaselkä; [2018]
    Keywords : Competition law; EU law; Abuse of a dominant position; Pharmaceutical industry; Settlements; Patents; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Pharmaceutical reverse payment settlements lie at the intersection of competition law and intellectual property law. In the recent years, these settlement agreements have increasingly attracted the attention of competition law authorities in the European Union. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trademark and Design Protection of Applied Art

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ondřej Ekrt; [2018]
    Keywords : trademarks; designs; industrial designs; applied art; intellectual property; IP; industrial property; law;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to analyse suitability of trademarks and designs for protection of products’ appearance, name its advantages and disadvantages and identify and discuss conditions that must be fulfilled for an appearance of a product to be protected by each of the two mentioned types of protection. The thesis further aims to ascertain whether it is, in general, more difficult to obtain a trademark or a design protection of products bearing in mind difficulties that may arise during the registration process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Post-sale restrictions in patent and trademark licensing agreements: Validity and compliance with competition law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Pauliina Sutinen; [2018]
    Keywords : Post-sale Restrictions; Licensing; Exhaustion Doctrine; Article 102 TFEU; Tying; Abuse of Procedure; Misuse of IP; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Post-sale restrictions in patent and trademark licensing agreements and their validity and compliance with competition law emphasize the problematic to what extent the intellectual property holder may enforce its IP rights. In today’s innovative markets, licensing is a one form of how the IP holder may exploit its IPR and obtain revenues. READ MORE