TITLE

The sheriff is coming to Cyberville: Trademark and copyright law and the Internet

AUTHOR(S)
Dean, John R.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
BYU Journal of Public Law;1997, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Illustrates that the United States traditional trademark and copyright law can be effective in protecting intellectual property rights in the Internet. Applicability of traditional trademark law in trademark infringement; Liability of those who infringe in copyrights and those who do not take affirmative action.
ACCESSION #
9705194533

 

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