Essays about: "Law and Political Science"

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  1. 1. The protection of fictional characters: A study on how fictional characters can be protected under copyright and trade mark law

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

    Author : Viktor Johnsson; [2020]
    Keywords : copyright; trade mark; trademark; overlap; public domain; intellectual property; fictional character; EUTMR; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : As the entertainment industry continues to grow and fictional characters holding enormous value, this paper seeks to explain how the characters can be protected within the EU through copyright or the use of trade marks, and what the limitations to such protection might be. The paper is using a legal analytical method and looks at both the legislation and the case-law within the union, but also at doctrine and other jurisdictions to aid the interpretation where case-law is absent. READ MORE

  2. 2. Taiwan’s Battle of Recognition: An analysis of the withdrawal of state recognition in practice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Micaela Carhed; [2020]
    Keywords : State recognition; Taiwan; Honduras; Dominican Republic; Power Politics; Diplomatic Allies; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since 2016, seven countries have withdrawn its recognition of Taiwan which have left the contested state with only fifteen diplomatic allies. Consequently, this affects the democracy of 23 million people, and minimizes Taiwan’s ability and cooperation in the global world. READ MORE

  3. 3. France at war - Hollande’s securitization of terrorism after the 2015 attacks and the reaction of the French public

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alexandre Hjorth Gernigon; [2020]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : As terrorism after the 9/11 attacks has emerged as one of the most important threats to international security, the political discourse used by world leaders regarding the topic is becoming more and more essential to study. One way to do this is by using securitization theory, which helps us understand how something becomes a security issue, and how security threats are socially constructed through the use of language. READ MORE

  4. 4. The National Implementation of EU Cohesion Policy: A Policy Instrument Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maria Ricksten; [2020]
    Keywords : European Social Fund; cohesion policy implementation; policy instruments; gender mainstreaming; public administration; Europeanization; Sweden; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The EU cohesion policy is a key policy area of the Union which aims for sustainable development and socioeconomic growth in the regions of the Member States. However, in the current structure of the multi-level governance system, the EU is much reliant on the capacity of the national public administrations to execute and implement the cohesion policy and thereby achieve the intended EU policy objectives of regional development and socioeconomic growth. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparison of all language versions as a method of interpreting EU Tax Law-With some reflections from South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Kudzai Talent Gwaindepi; [2020]
    Keywords : CILFIT multilingualism twenty-four languages language versions comparison requirement literal interpretation EU tax law South Africa; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : CILFIT is a landmark case when it comes to language issues in interpreting EU law. But its criteria have raised many practical implications which have hitherto not been sufficiently dealt with. READ MORE