Intellectual Property

Article by Vishwas Devaiah I. Early Patents The earliest form of patents might have existed in the 500 BC in Sybaris, Greece where monopolies were granted to new dishes for a period of one year. Some even contend [...]
An article by Lawrence Liang, Prashanth Iyengar and Jiti Nichani locating the debate on the cultural commons in the Asian context. How Does an Asian Commons [...]
Article by Lawrence Liang published in Sarai Reader 03 on law and technology. Ghost in the [...]
Sensuous Similarities Lawrence Liang 16th April 2008 Indian Express It would be difficult not to be enthusiastic about the recent two crore settlement between the Roshans and composer Ram Sampath, who alleged [...]
Article by Mayur Suresh Atreyee Majumder Lawrence Liang (First Printed for Sarai/ ALF / Hivos workshop on Intellectual Property, Social Knowledge and Conflict, and then published on the web by [...]
Article by Lawrence Liang on Rajnikant's attempt at protecting his sign. Published in Seminar, May 2003. Conceptualizing Law and Culture: Rajnikant and the Sign of our [...]