Presentation given at the IP Academy in Singapore on 11th November 2008 ....Read More
IP is a Tainted Brand – Where Now?
Presentation given at IP Pharma Europe Summit in Montreaux on 22nd October 2008 ....Read More
Intellectual Property Rights – Catalyst or Inhibitor of a Low Carbon Future?
Presentation given at the R&D Society on 13th October 2008 ....Read More
Intellectual Property Rights: The Catalyst to Deliver Low Carbon Technologies
Climate change briefing paper from 2008 ....Read More
IPRs: The Catalyst to Deliver Low Carbon Technologies
This paper is based on an IPR Annex prepared for Tony Blair’s Climate Change Initiative and the Climate Change Group. ....Read More
It is frequently many small problems that together cause an aircraft to crash. So it is with innovation and intellectual property (IP) in Europe. We are witnessing, in slow motion, an innovation crash that is likely to hasten Europe’s technological irrelevance. ....Read More
The West Must Heed China’s Rise in the Global Patent Race
Tony Blair, UK prime minister, recently spoke to the European Parliament of the competition from China – low cost, high-quality manufacturing. The US berates China for inadequate intellectual property protection for patents, trademarks and copyright. Both underestimate the seismic shift in IP that has been taking place in China. A creative tidal wave will generate patents likely to wash over the US and Europe’s shores in the next decade, enabling China to dominate significant technology areas. ....Read More
A License to Kill Europe’s Tech Sector
The EU's proposed rules on technology transfer represents economic self-destructiveness on a grand scale. ....Read More
Making Intellectual Property Pay
Article written for Ingenia on line, Issue 12, May 2002 ....Read More