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Published by Common Law Institute of Intellectual Property Limited in London .
Written in English


  • Copyright -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

StatementJennifer Phillips.
ContributionsCommon Law Institute of Intellectual Property.
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21510783M

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