Antitrust, Patents, and Copyright: EU and US Perspectives

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François Lévêque, Howard A. Shelanski
Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, 2005 - Law - 223 pages
In modern markets innovation is at least as great a concern as price competition. The book discusses how antitrust policy and patent and copyright laws interact to create market dynamics that affect both competition and innovation.
 

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Contents

Redefining the Role of Competition Agencies
1
2 Unilateral Refusals to License in the US
12
3 The Application of the Essential Facility Doctrine to Intellectual Property Rights under European Competition Law
56
Implications for Antitrust
85
Interoperability Licensing in the EU Microsoft Case
103
6 Adverse Selection and the Legal Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
127
7 Copyright and Market Power in the Marketplace of Ideas
149
Market Locks and Technological Contracts
180
SoleSource Information Banks under the EU Database Directive
203
Index
220
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