World Intellectual Property Rights and Remedies features analysis and commentary by leading practitioners on key intellectual property legislation from jurisdictions throughout Europe, Latin America, and Asia, as well as English translations of key intellectual property legislation from non-English-speaking jurisdictions. Each chapter clearly describes the nuances of local practice regarding how to register and protect copyrights, patents, trade, and service marks. Find helpful guidance on topics such as trade names and business designations, utility models and industrial designs, and licensing and transfer of technology.

This essential publication answers questions such as: Are there different registration requirements for a foreign or nonresident applicant? What are the rights of prior inventors? What constitutes infringement in a particular jurisdiction? Are there any import restrictions that will impact on an infringement action?

First published by Westlaw-Thomson Reuthers, in 10.07.2017