Undergraduate Module Descriptor


LAW3081C: Copyright, Confidence, Remedies and Theories

This module descriptor refers to the 2012/3 academic year.

Please note that this module is delivered on the Penryn Campus.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Bainbridge, D., Intellectual Property Law, 8th edition, Pearson (20109).

Bently L. and Maniatis S. (1998) Perspectives on Intellectual Property ( London: Sweet and Maxwell).

Bently, L. and Sherman, B., Intellectual Property Law 3rd edition (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007).

Cornish & Llewelyn, Intellectual Property 6th edition (Sweet and Maxwell, 2007)

Deazley, R. Rethinking Copyright (EE, 2006)

Edward Samuels, The Illustrated Story of Copyright (St Martins Press, 2000)

Jessica Litman, Digital Copyright: Protecting Intellectual Property on the Internet (Prometheus Books, 2001)

Lawrence Lessig, The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World (Random House, 2001)

Lyman Ray Patterson, Copyright in Historical Perspective (Vanderbilt University Press, 1968)

Mark Rose, Authors and Owners: The Invention of Copyright (Harvard University Press, 1993).

MacQueen H., Waelde C., and Laurie G., Contemporary Intellectual Property, 2nd edition (OUP, 2010).

Peter Drahos, A Philosophy of Intellectual Property (Dartmouth, 1996).

Richard H. Chused, A Copyright Anthology: The Technology Frontier (Anderson Publishing Co, 1998).

Rosemary J Coombe, The Cultural Life of Intellectual Properties: Authorship, Appropriation, and the Law (Duke University Press, 1998)

Tritton, G., (2002) Intellectual Property in Europe (London: Sweet & Maxwell).

Vaidhyanathan, (2001) Copyrights and Copywrongs. The Rise of Intellectual Property and How it Threatens Creativity (New York: New York University Press).

Van De Graaf, E. S. (1997) Patent law and Modern Biotechnology (Rotterdam: Gouda Quint).