The CLIP group at the Max-Planck-Institut für Geistiges Eigentum, Wettbewerbs- und Steuerrecht is asking for comments and suggestions on its first draft of a set of principles to govern conflict of laws problems in intellectual property. Once it has gathered informed feedback, a second preliminary draft is scheduled for October 2009, and a final version of the principles (with comments) for 2010.
Mercifully often abbreviated to RCADI or just RdC, this highly respected series from the Hague Academy of International Law is now available online within the Oxford network or VPN. The President of the Curatorium of the Academy, Boutros Boutros-Ghali, presided over the launch – see photos of the ceremony . Since the Academy’s foundation in… Read More »