Brand Protection Online

A Practical Guide to Protection from Online Infringement

Consulting editor(s): Jeremy Blum, Theo Savvides, Bristows

Brand Protection Online is a go-to guide for any user or adviser in need of strategies to combat IP infringement in the digital world or to get up to speed with the latest developments affecting brand holders online.

Publication date: Mar 2017
ISBN: 9781911078012
Length: 335 pages
Price: £175.00

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Business Development

A Practical Handbook for Lawyers

Consulting editor(s): Stephen Revell, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, on behalf of the International Bar Association

This practical guide, edited by Stephen Revell at Freshfields, takes readers through the tools and skills needed to implement effective business development, including the importance of good communications and public relations. It addresses the prominence of the client perspective and looks at the regulation and ethics behind business development and what the future of business development looks like. It also answers the questions – can you teach business development and can lawyers sell?

Publication date: Feb 2016
ISBN: 9781911078005
Length: 240 pages
Price: £130.00

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General Counsel in the 21st Century

Challenges and Opportunities

Consulting editor(s): Christoph H Vaagt and Wolf Peter Gross on behalf of the International Bar Association

This unique new handbook, produced in association with the International Bar Association, includes chapters by leading experts on a diverse range of topics, explaining how legal departments can best support the businesses they serve, devise astute legal strategies, collaborate with other departments to optimum effect and source the skill sets they need, among other things. The consulting editors, Chris Vaagt and Wolf Peter Gross, have both been advisers to legal departments since 1997.

Publication date: Sep 2015
ISBN: 9781909416772
Length: 226 pages
Price: £125.00

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Good Governance in Law Firms

A Strategic Approach to Executive Decision Making and Management Structures

Consulting editor(s): Norman K Clark on behalf of the International Bar Association

How can good governance help law firm owners to make better decisions?  How can governance incorporate management information and concepts of risk management into the decision-making process? The fourth in this popular series on the business of law, published in association with the International Bar Association, the book concludes with an examination of emerging trends that will shape law firm governance in the future. 

Publication date: Apr 2014
ISBN: 9781909416208
Length: 234 pages
Price: £95.00

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Intellectual Property and the Internet

A Global Guide to Protecting Intellectual Property Online

Consulting editor(s): Neville Cordell - Allen & Overy

Intellectual Property and the Internet contains analysis and guidance on how IP laws are applied to the Internet in 19 major jurisdictions worldwide. Chapters explore, on a comparative basis, the means of protection for a range of online content offered by copyright and database rights, trademarks and patents, considering issues such as infringement, liability, possible exemptions and remedies including disclosure orders against internet service providers.

Publication date: May 2014
ISBN: 9781905783953
Length: 496 pages
Price: £130.00

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Intellectual Property in Electronics and Software

A Global Guide to Rights and Their Applications

Consulting editor(s): Nicholas Fox - Simmons & Simmons LLP

Intellectual Property in Electronics and Software provides practical guidance on the challenges of obtaining protection; software protection and the limits of patentability; patent strategy, including approaches to patent drafting to maximise protection; standards setting and reasonable and non-discriminatory licensing; open source software; and other forms of protection such as unfair competition and design rights.

Publication date: Aug 2013
ISBN: 9781905783960
Length: 400 pages
Price: £130.00

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Intellectual Property in the Life Sciences

A Global Guide to Rights and Their Applications, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): Paul England - Taylor Wessing

Intellectual Property in the Life Sciences, Second Edition provides an overview of the key international and European IP legislation, complementing the book’s central theme of monopoly protection. The book now features coverage from 20 jurisdictions, exploring topics as small molecules, secondary patents, DNA and biologicals, patent enforcement, compulsory licensing, branding and designs, counterfeiting and know-how protection, and SPCs in personalised medicine.

Publication date: Oct 2015
ISBN: 9781909416697
Length: 553 pages
Price: £140.00

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Intellectual Property Strategy

A Practical Guide to IP Management

Consulting editor(s): Alexander Korenberg and Stephen Robertson

This guide provides a solid grounding in concepts such as IP generation, IP valuation, portfolio management and the monetisation of IP assets, as well as practical guidance on setting an IP strategy and managing the risks associated with third-party intellectual property. Chapter features include key pointers, digestible chapter summaries, and helpful diagrams and checklists, as well as case studies to bring theory into sharp practical focus.

 

Publication date: Mar 2017
ISBN: 9781911078074
Length: 175 pages
Price: £145.00

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International Advertising Law

A Practical Global Guide

Consulting editor(s): Paul Jordan, Bristows LLP

Edited by Paul Jordan, partner and head of advertising at UK law firm Bristows, International Advertising Law includes chapters from leading experts in over 30 jurisdictions. The book covers key areas of advertising law such as comparative advertising, sales promotions, ambush marketing, product placement, direct marketing and online behavioural advertising. The book also addresses the particular requirements in certain industries that are subject to specific advertising regulations (eg, gambling, alcohol, pharmaceuticals, financial products/services, food and tobacco).

Publication date: May 2014
ISBN: 9781909416048
Length: 512 pages
Price: £135.00

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International Copyright Law

A Practical Global Guide

Consulting editor(s): Ben Allgrove - Baker & McKenzie LLP

This title features contributions from experts in 40 jurisdictions, setting out the legal framework of  their copyright law and how to protect and exploit rights in creative works.
This new title will assist individuals in multinational companies and lawyers in private practice who deal with copyright works such as publications, music and films in knowing their rights under copyright law in  all the main markets in the world.

Publication date: May 2013
ISBN: 9781905783748
Length: 716 pages
Price: £145.00

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International Design Protection

A Global Handbook, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): Clive Thorne

'International Design Protection' is an international compendium of design law in a selection of major jurisdictions. It covers the applicability of registered and unregistered design rights and ancillary protection by copyright and trademarks. It also deals with the practicalities of design protections and the enforcement of design rights, including qualification for protection, infringement, design infringement litigation, licensing and exploitation.

 

Publication date: Mar 2017
ISBN: 9781911078234
Length: 335 pages
Price: £140.00

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International Patent Litigation

Developing an Effective Strategy

Consulting editor(s): David Wilson - Carpmaels & Ransford

The book is a concise, practical guide for all those involved in the conduct and management of international patent litigation, from in-house professionals (patent managers, patent attorneys and general counsel) to those in private practice.

Publication date: Mar 2009
ISBN: 9781905783212
Length: 294 pages
Price: £125.00

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International Patent Litigation

Developing an Effective Strategy, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): David Wilson, Carpmaels & Ransford

New to the second edition is expanded coverage of Asia, including chapters on China, Hong Kong, Korea and India, as well as topic-based chapters focused on topical developments surrounding the unitary patent and the European Patent Office.

Publication date: Nov 2017
ISBN: 9781909416550
Length: 380 pages
Price: £130.00

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IP Issues in Corporate Transactions

A Practical Guide to the Treatment of Intellectual Property in Acquisitions and Investments

Consulting editor(s): Neil Coulson, Baker Botts

This book provides comprehensive guidance to the treatment of intellectual property across the full range of corporate transactions, from initial deal preparation, through negotiating points, to post-closure considerations. Exploring such allied topics as IP valuation and the relationship between intellectual property and competition law, this guide will be a valuable tool to anyone involved in corporate transactions, of which intellectual property now forms such an integral part.

Publication date: Dec 2015
ISBN: 9781909416611
Length: 230 pages
Price: £135.00

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Law Firm Strategies for the 21st Century

Strategies for Success

Consulting editor(s): Christoph H Vaagt on behalf of the International Bar Association

Published in association with the Law Firm Management Committee of the International Bar Association, this practical title is the first in Globe Law and Business’s series on the business of law dedicated to exploring strategic development in law firms. It includes contributions from leading academics, consultants and law firm partners who share their insights and experience in strategy development and management.

Publication date: Dec 2013
ISBN: 9781909416161
Length: 252 pages
Price: £95.00

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Leadership for Lawyers

Essential Leadership Strategies for Law Firm Success

Consulting editor(s): Rebecca Normand-Hochman; Advisory editor: Heidi Gardner on behalf of the International Bar Association;

This practical handbook, coordinated by Rebecca Normand-Hochman and Professor Heidi K Gardner on behalf of the International Bar Association, explores the crucial elements of leadership in today’s legal practice.  Featuring chapters by prominent experts in the field, the topics covered include leading partners to collaboration, hiring leaders, leading the Millennial generation, learning to lead, leadership succession, and much more.  

Publication date: Sep 2015
ISBN: 9781909416789
Length: 180 pages
Price: £115.00

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Licences and Insolvency

A Practical Global Guide to the Effects of Insolvency on IP Licence Agreements

Consulting editor(s): Matthias Nordmann, Ulrich Reber and Marcel Willems, on behalf of the International Bar Association

This practical handbook, published in association with the International Bar Association, provides an overview of the most relevant legal issues in over 25 of the most important business nations around the globe. It provides guidance to licensors, licensees, insolvency practitioners and their attorneys to promote a better understanding of the insolvency mechanisms in these countries and the effect that such proceedings may have upon licence agreements with an insolvent entity.

Publication date: Oct 2014
ISBN: 9781909416253
Length: 328 pages
Price: £125.00

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Managing Talent for Success

Talent Development in Law Firms

Consulting editor(s): Rebecca Normand-Hochman on behalf of The International Bar Association

This practical handbook explores the various elements required to manage talent effectively. It illustrates how law firms can significantly increase the performance, engagement and retention of their lawyers by giving them the tools to develop and to support the development of others. It also describes the need to align HR and law firm strategy through talent management, and to adapt leadership and talent management best practices to law firm structures and challenges.

Publication date: Sep 2013
ISBN: 9781909416031
Length: 204 pages
Price: £120.00

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Outer Space Law

Legal Policy and Practice

Consulting editor(s): Yanal Abul Failat and Anél Ferreira-Snyman

Outer Space Law: Legal Policy and Practice is aimed at readers looking for a single title to understand the key issues relevant to the space sector, with an emphasis on the practical application of those issues. The book will be specifically relevant to legal practitioners, academics and state departments primarily working in the space arena, as well as to those in other related sectors such as IT and media, insurance and political science. Edited by Yanal Abul Failat and Professor Anél Ferreira-Snyman, the book includes contributions by leading experts from space agencies, space venturers, lawyers, economists, insurers, academics and financiers.

Publication date: Aug 2017
ISBN: 9781911078197
Length: 300 pages
Price: £145.00

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Patent Transactions in the Life Sciences

A Global Guide to Agreements in the Sector

Consulting editor(s): Paul England - Taylor Wessing

Patent Transactions in the Life Sciences is designed to provide guidance on the structure and detail of those agreements in the life sciences sector that are based on its most important assets - patents and know-how. As a companion to Intellectual Property in the Life Sciences, it is intended to cover the practical what, where, why and when of patent transactions in this sector, under the leading legal regimes.

Publication date: Oct 2014
ISBN: 9781909416284
Length: 385 pages
Price: £135.00

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The Business of Law

Strategies for Success

Consulting editor(s): The International Bar Association

This high-level title, published in conjunction with the International Bar Association (IBA), brings together the expertise of IBA members and experienced practitioners to produce a practical guide to law firm management and building a successful business.

Publication date: Mar 2012
ISBN: 9781905783618
Length: 173 pages
Price: £120.00

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The European Union Trade Mark

A Practical Guide

Author(s): Mark Holah and Patricia Collis, Bird & Bird

2016 sees substantial changes to the European Union Trade Mark (EUTM) system, not least the change of name. This practical guide describes how the EUTM system works following those changes, including: what can be protected; how registrations are obtained and maintained; the many potential obstacles to registration and how to overcome them; and the rights given by a registration. In addition it explains the specific and peculiar features of the EUTM system, such as seniority and conversion, and covers the link between EUTMs and the Madrid Protocol.

Publication date: Nov 2016
ISBN: 9781909416666
Length: 361 pages
Price: £175.00

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The Rule of Law in the 21st Century

A Worldwide Perspective

Author(s): Professor Robert A Stein and Justice Richard J Goldstone

The rule of law is sometimes expressed as ‘no person is above the law’. But what does the rule of law mean in the context of 21st century issues and challenges? Professor Robert A Stein and Justice Richard J Goldstone are the distinguished editors and authors of The Rule of Law in the 21st Century. Joining Stein and Goldstone is an array of internationally distinguished leaders of the legal profession (including US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Paul Volcker, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve) to explore the meaning of the rule of law today in a variety of circumstances.

Publication date: Nov 2015
ISBN: 9781909416802
Length: 214 pages
Price: £75.00

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Trade Secret Protection

A Global Guide

Consulting editor(s): Trevor Cook, WilmerHale

Edited by leading IP practitioner Trevor Cook, this important title demystifies the law of trade secrets in over 30 jurisdictions, covering substantive and procedural aspects of both criminal and civil law and exploring the final remedies available. Designed to provide clear, comprehensive and practical guidance, this is a powerful tool for anyone requiring a broader and fuller understanding of trade secret protection globally.

Publication date: Jan 2016
ISBN: 9781909416314
Length: 482 pages
Price: £145.00

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