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Intellectual Property

Adil E. Shamoo and David B. Resnik

in Responsible Conduct of Research

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195368246
eISBN:
9780199867615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368246.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology, Biochemistry / Molecular Biology

This chapter discusses the history of the intellectual property and its ethical and legal foundations. The chapter provides an overview of the U.S. intellectual property system and discusses patents, ... More


The Politics of Rights

Jefferson Decker

in The Other Rights Revolution: Conservative Lawyers and the Remaking of American Government

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190467302
eISBN:
9780190600587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467302.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

The emergence of conservative public-interest law provoked controversy within the American right, where many leading legal intellectuals worried that conservative legal activism threatened ... More


The Legal Foundations of Arbitration

Jan Paulsson

in The Idea of Arbitration

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199564163
eISBN:
9780191745652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564163.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores the legal foundations of arbitration. It draws upon four more or less competing propositions. The first is that any arbitration is necessarily national; it lives or dies ... More


The (re-)Constitution of the Public in a Global Arena

Gianluigi Palombella

in After Public Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669318
eISBN:
9780191749353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669318.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter deals with the prospects of public law in global governance. It analyses firstly the foundations of modern public law and considers how they are changed in the global setting. It asks ... More


Mountains and Sea

Jefferson Decker

in The Other Rights Revolution: Conservative Lawyers and the Remaking of American Government

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190467302
eISBN:
9780190600587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467302.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

The Reagan era proved difficult for conservative public-interest foundations, which lost key legal talent to the administration and struggled to maintain the same level of fundraising without a ... More


Pacific Views

Jefferson Decker

in The Other Rights Revolution: Conservative Lawyers and the Remaking of American Government

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190467302
eISBN:
9780190600587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467302.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

In 1973, a group of California lawyers launched the Pacific Legal Foundation, a nonprofit, public-interest legal organization espousing conservative political principles. The group initially focused ... More


Marriage, Debt, and the Estates System: English Landownership, 1650-1950

John Habakkuk

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203988
eISBN:
9780191676062
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203988.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Until the later 19th century the great landlords and the gentry were the central element in the social and political life of the country, and even as late as 1940, in the supreme crisis of English ... More


Sagebrush Rebels

Jefferson Decker

in The Other Rights Revolution: Conservative Lawyers and the Remaking of American Government

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190467302
eISBN:
9780190600587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467302.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

By the mid-1970s, Pacific Legal Foundation had inspired imitators. In Denver, a Mountain States Legal Foundation was formed in 1977 in order to battle the regulatory state on issues of concern to ... More


Introduction

Nancy Berlinger, Bruce Jennings, and Susan M. Wolf

in The Hastings Center Guidelines for Decisions on Life-Sustaining Treatment and Care Near the End of Life: Revised and Expanded Second Edition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199974566
eISBN:
9780199333332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199974566.003.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The Hastings Center Guidelines for Decisions on Life-Sustaining Treatment and Care Near the End of Life was written for physicians, nurses, and other clinicians who care for ... More


The Constituent Power of the People: A Liminal Concept of Constitutional Law (1986)

Mirjam Künkler and Tine Stein (eds)

in Constitutional and Political Theory: Selected Writings

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198714965
eISBN:
9780191783135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714965.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

As the act of constitution-drafting experiences as renaissance, the theoretical und legal significance of constitution-making as the basic and genuine power of the people deserves revisiting. ... More


School Choice and Choice Schools: Resisting, Realizing, or Replacing Brown?

Martha Minow

in In Brown's Wake: Legacies of America's Educational Landmark

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195171525
eISBN:
9780197565643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195171525.003.0009
Subject:
Education, History of Education

To school desegregation activists in the 1960s, school choice plans represented one of a series of tactics of avoidance or obstruction. Yet choice programs became part of school desegregation ... More


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