This workshop will cover the following topics: the role of guilds, labor organizations and professional associations in developing copyright, patent, trade mark, and related rights; the cultural and economic strategies developed by authors, inventors and others for claiming ownership over their creations; and the relationship between trade customs and IP laws in a particular cultural or scientific domain.
International Society for the History and Theory of Intellectual property (ISHTIP)
London School of Economics
United Kingdom WC2A 2AE
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