The book is a comprehensive work on the subject law relating to intellectual property. It covers different fields within the framework of intellectual property including patents, copyright, designs, trademarks, trade secrets, geographical indications, semiconductor chips and plant varieties. The author has made an attempt to present, discuss, debate, analyze, comprehend, and update knowledge about the point of law on the different fields of intellectual property. It brings out point of views on law as well point of facts and circumstances. It highlights judiciously the judicial, political. legal, economical and philosophical point of views on the various issues pertinent to the varied fields of intellectual property law. Besides, the book carries analysis and presentation from the comparative perspective in particular from the perspectives of USA, Europe, UK and India. The pattern of coverage includes the highlights of international point of view along with the detail discussion on the domestic front with case laws, analysis, interpretation and presentation. The author has attempted to drive the reader across different regions such as India, USA, UK and Europe on different issues of intellectual property law. Therefore the book is useful for readers and scholars coming from these regions and jurisdictions. The book is a good addition to the literature on Law especially on Intellectual Property Rights. The book is useful for students, academicians, and scholars from different disciplines including Law, Science, Engineering, Humanities, Arts, Literature, Drama, Music and many other fields. The book is also useful for corporate employees and entrepreneur. Besides the book is very informative and knowledge generator to the readers.
Sreenivasulu NS is a Professor of Law at the National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata. Formerly, he was a faculty at National Law School of India University, Bangalore and University of Mysore. He graduated in commerce (B.Com) from Sri Krishnadeveraya University, Andhra Pradesh. He obtained his Law degree (LL.B) with first rank/gold medal from Kuvempu University, Karnataka. He obtained his Master's degree in Law (LL.M) from University of Mysore, Karnataka. Further, he obtained much acclaimed Doctoral Degree in Law (Ph.D) from University of Mysore. His areas of specialisation include 'Intellectual Property and Technology Laws'. His representative list of publications includes his book on "Law relating to Biotechnology" published by Oxford University Press, UK, "Law relating to Intellectual Property" published by Penguin-Partridge Publications, USA. He has got to his credit about 100 publications including seven books, three monograms, 9 edited volumes, 9 chapters in book and more than 70 research articles published from reputed and peer reviewed publishing houses. He has been teaching and researching in the field of law from past 13 years.