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Ghana TRIPS Over the TRIPS Agreement on Plant Breeders' Rights
The premise under which the global IP system is validated has often focused on a traditional materialistic approach. While this seems to find legitimate support in economic reasoning, such a fundamental view also appears ...
Post-mortem social media: law and Facebook after death
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017-06)
Transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP) and the spill overs effects on the Gulf – cooperation council
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to examine the transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP). The EU and the USA are negotiating the TTIP, a trade agreement that aims to remove trade barriers across different ...
UK Shareholder Voting on Director's Remuneration: Has Binding Vote Made any Difference?
Directors’ remuneration has been a contentious issue in the UK since the early 1990s. The Companies Act 2006 gives the shareholders voting rights and highlights the shareholders as responsible for monitoring and curbing ...
Intellectual Property Rights: Development and Enforcement in the Arab States of the Gulf
(Gerlach Press, Berlin & London, 2017-01-01)
The research focuses on the intellectual property developments made by the member states of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) and how intellectual property development can act as a catalyst for financial prosperity. The ...
Driving a wedge between friends? : The Court of Justice of the EU and its citizens in the case of welfare benefits
It is widely acknowledged that the Lisbon Treaty entering into force at the end of 2009 sparked the beginning of a potential constitutionalisation of the EU fundamental rights rhetoric. This is mainly due to the Charter ...
National Sovereignty over Natural Resources, Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Development
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016-11-25)
Environmental interdependencies place undeniable pressures and challenges on the cardinal principle of state sovereignty and in particular on the principle of national sovereignty over natural resources. This chapter ...
The Best Approach to Adverse Possession, and the Decline of Factual Possession
An article exploring the decline of factual possession since the R. (on the application of Best) v The Chief Land Registrar.
Legal Risk Management, Governance & Compliance - Interdisciplinary Case Studies from Leading Experts
(Globe Law and Business, 2016-10-31)
Charting key cases that have occurred internationally over the past two decades, the case-study companion-volume to Wild and Weinstein’s Guide to Best Practice provides the next level of critical analysis and legal commentary ...
Refining the traditional flipped-classroom model to optimise student performance on undergraduate degree programmes
A paper which advocates the use of online lectures and face-to face workshops, together with an innovative third element – the skills-based face-to-face lecture – which is designed to improve and enhance students’ critical ...