IIC - International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law


List of Papers (Total 208)

“Encryption Process” (Verschlüsselungsverfahren)

The mere fact that from a technical point of view the use of a method disclosed in the patent application (here an encryption process) must be followed by a further process (here a decryption process) in order to achieve a technically and commercially practical result does not, as a rule, necessarily lead to the conclusion that the further process is disclosed as being part of the ...

Balancing the Balance

If court decisions and legislative activity are the bread and butter of legal academics, 2012 offered a gargantuan banquet to observers of the Canadian copyright scene: a series of amendments to the Copyright Act unlike anything that had been seen for 15 years and no less than six Supreme Court decisions. Indeed, that 15-year period provides an interesting time frame for some ...