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Do patents promote innovation?


Nicol, D and Liddicoat, J, Do patents promote innovation?, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 21 February 2012 (2012) [Magazine Article]

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IDEAS AND OWNERSHIP: The concept of protecting ideas and innovation by legal means dates back to antiquity. But in the age of the internet and multinational business models, many of the existing laws are under strain, their suitability and ultimate purpose called into question.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:Patents, innovation, biotechnology
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:Public law
Research Field:Public law not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Justice and the law
Objective Field:Justice and the law not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Nicol, D (Professor Dianne Nicol)
UTAS Author:Liddicoat, J (Mr John Liddicoat)
ID Code:122204
Year Published:2012
Funding Support:Australian Research Council (DP0985077)
Deposited By:Office of the Faculty of Law
Deposited On:2017-11-06
Last Modified:2017-11-06

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