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  Access controls and health care records: Who owns the data?
Evans D., McDonald R., Coatta T.  Queue 17(2): 76-92, 2019. Type: Article

This is an interesting discussion with David Evans, Richard McDonald, and Terry Coatta. David Evans is the chief technology officer (CTO) of Toronto-based HealthChain, Richard McDonald is a recently retired IBM Distinguished Engineer, and Terry Co...

Sep 20 2019
   Intellectual property and access to im/material goods
Dominicé A., Lai J.,  Edward Elgar Publishing, Incorporated, Northampton, MA, 2016. 360 pp. Type: Book (978-1-784716-61-5)

Reciting once-famous cases, strange doctrines expose ongoing adventures of intellectual property (IP) rights. For example, Charles Dickens bequeathed one of his manuscripts to a female relative, and concurrently (1870) left all of the rest of his ...

Oct 18 2017
  Industrial espionage and technical surveillance counter measurers
Androulidakis I., Kioupakis F.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 126 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319286-65-5)

Industrial and economic espionage has now grown in sophistication and international dimension, adopting approaches previously reserved for “traditional” espionage driven by national security motivations. The goal is stealing trade secr...

Dec 16 2016
  Patently contestable: electrical technologies and inventor identities on trial in Britain
Arapostathis S., Gooday G.,  The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013. 310 pp. Type: Book (978-0-262019-03-3), Reviews: (2 of 2)

Patently Contestable, a literary masterpiece of historical non-fiction, is a sincerely captivating tale of the telephone, wireless telegraph, and electric lamp in the late 19th and early 20th century UK. Subtly ignoring how patent history e...

May 30 2014
  Patently contestable: electrical technologies and inventor identities on trial in Britain
Arapostathis S., Gooday G.,  The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013. 310 pp. Type: Book (978-0-262019-03-3), Reviews: (1 of 2)

The UK patenting system is based on a concept of first inventor to file, similar to many other industrialized nations. The passage of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, signed into law on September 16, 2011, changed the US patent system from the...

Apr 14 2014
  Intellectual property in consumer electronics, software and technology startups
Halt G., Donch J., Stiles A., Fesnak R.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2014. 282 pp. Type: Book (978-1-461479-11-6)

A consequence of the inevitable intersection of technology and law is a wide and expanding field of legal practice involving the economic value of technologist creativity. The generic subject of this legal practice is known as intellectual propert...

Feb 19 2014
  The Chinese information war: espionage, cyberwar, communications control and related threats to United States interests
Poindexter D.,  McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers, Jefferson, NC, 2013. 200 pp. Type: Book (978-0-786472-71-0)

What is “war”? Are we in one? If so, how do we know it? These are the primary questions addressed by the author in this book. He lays out a case that the Chinese government, both alone and in collusion with Chinese businesses, is using...

Dec 11 2013
  International handbook of Internet research
Hunsinger J., Klastrup L., Allen M.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2010. 512 pp. Type: Book (978-1-402097-88-1)

Hunsinger, Klastrup, and Allen have put together a valuable book consisting of 31 essays, research reports, and professional papers on Internet issues, research, controversies, and more. The book could be useful as a personal reference, or as a so...

Aug 4 2011
  Encryption for digital content
Kiayias A., Pehlivanoglu S.,  Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., New York, NY, 2010. 209 pp. Type: Book (978-1-441900-43-2)

The protection of digital content from misappropriation and unauthorized propagation and modification is a desired requirement for digital products. This book provides several cryptographic mechanisms for protecting digital content....

May 25 2011
  Locke, intellectual property rights, and the information commons
Tavani H.  Ethics and Information Technology 7(2): 87-97, 2005. Type: Article

John Locke (1632-1704) had a major influence on the founders of the US. Locke’s famous statement of the inherent right to own property was “life, liberty, and estate” (estate meaning property). Tavani applies Locke&...

May 14 2007
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