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WIPO/PUB/955

Monetization of Copyright Assets by Creative Enterprises

Creative Industries - Booklet 7

The objective of this study is to create an awareness of intellectual property rights that are associated with creative activities and to present financial and valuation tools that can enable the quantification of the monetary value of successful creative efforts.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/959

Mastering the Game: Business and Legal Issues for Video Game Developers

Creative industries - Booklet No. 8

The video game industry is enjoying a boom period worldwide. Intellectual property (IP) – and in particular copyright – underpins the continuing success of the industry, yet the understanding and use of IP instruments of protection can remain a challenge. This publication outlines the practical business and legal issues relevant for video game developers and will thus improve their ability to get the most out of the IP system. Topics covered include: licensing agreements, music, distribution, mobile, regulation, confidentiality agreements, and more.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/1037/2014

International Survey on Private Copying - Law and Practice 2013

The present survey represents a collection of key data on private copying compensation systems around the world. It appears now in its 23rd edition which, for the second time, is the result of collaboration between the Private Copying Collection body in the Netherlands Stichting de Thuiskopie and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/REPORT/CR/VCR

Comparative Analysis of National Approaches on Voluntary Copyright Relinquishment

This report is divided into three main sections. First, the report looks at copyright relinquishment in the context of current copyright law and doctrine, including issues such as the nature of protection, irrevocability and moral rights. The second section of the report is a survey of national legislation and jurisprudence on the subject. Finally, the report considers practical issues surrounding public domain dedications by looking at examples of institutions and individuals who might be interested in donating their copyright.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/GUIDE/PATENTSEARCH

Alternatives in Patent Search and Examination

Policy Guide

One of the important tasks of a patent office is to decide whether a patent shall be granted, or an application shall be refused, based on the procedures and patentability requirements under the applicable national law. Making such decisions accurately, effectively and efficiently is a complex mission, since many patent offices receive a constantly growing volume of patent applications of increasing complexity.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/GC/6

Incentivizing the Adoption of Green Technology on a Global Scale

Global Challenges Brief

An overview of issues relevant to debates about solutions to global challenges, such as climate change, public health and food security.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/RE:SEARCH_PS

Re:Search Partnership Stories

Accelerating R&D for Neglected Diseases through Global Collaborations

The consortium's objective is to establish partnerships that facilitate sharing of IP assets to advance the discovery and development of new drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics for NTDs, malaria, and tuberculosis.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/951-2

Tackling Sub-optimal Use of Electricity by Air Conditioning Units

WIPO Green Case Study 3

Researchers at the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Faculty of Mechanical Engineering have devised a system to improve the energy efficiency of air conditioning systems in non-residential buildings

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/GC/5

The Changing Landscape of Medical Innovation: How Have Business Models Responded?

Global Challenges Brief

An overview of issues relevant to debates about solutions to global challenges, such as climate change, public health and food security.

Publication year: 2014

WIPO/PUB/GC/3

Renewable Energy Technology: Evolution and Policy Implications - Evidence from Patent Literature

Global Challenges Report

An overview of issues relevant to debates about solutions to global challenges, such as climate change, public health and food security.

Publication year: 2014