TITLE

The Comedy of the Market

AUTHOR(S)
Nachbar, Thomas B.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts;Spring/Summer2007, Vol. 30 Issue 3/4, p453
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the flaws in the intellectual property laws in the U.S. and their implications on the propagation of knowledge and market restrictions. The author notes that intellectual property laws attempt to protect creations whose exclusivity of ownership is difficult or impossible to attain. The role of market rivalry in intellectual property regulations within the commercial context is discussed.
ACCESSION #
25931364

 

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