Friday, April 24, 2015 5:28 pm | By Lorenzo Montanari
On April 26, innovators and creators across the globe recognize World Intellectual Property day, and the important contribution of IP to the innovative global economy. IP rights are the driving force behind modern economic growth, creating valuable technology used across all industries, improving and streamlining business practices, increasing economic productivity, and creating millions of jobs. World IP day is a time to congratulate the work of all stakeholders committed to strengthening this vital protection, and recognizing the contribution of innovators and creators across the planet.
Investors Growing Concerned at Lack of Promised Indian IP Reform
Monday, March 30, 2015 5:36 pm | By Alexander Hendrie
Foreign investors are growing wary and impatient at the lack of tangible Intellectual Property reforms in India, according to a new report released by the National Bureau of Asian Research (NBA). As a result, India risks driving away firms entirely, or severely reducing the foreign investment that a firm is willing to devote to India.
For years, India has developed a reputation for poor IP protections, most notable in its policies that showed complete disregard for pharmaceutical patent protection, encouraged copycats and resulted in a shortage of new medical innovations reaching the market.
“Agri-Food Security” in Venezuela, another form of private property appropriation -Industrias Zu
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:00 am | By Andrea Rondón García*
It could be said that in a little more than 15 years there has been a veritable transformation of Public Law in Venezuela, considering the modifications undergone by the principal laws of this discipline. It is not reckless to state that Public Law has turned from statist (with few exceptions) into totalitarian.