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A history of IP lobbying


Managing IP profiles some of the most heavily lobbied IP issues worldwide and considers how IP owners and activists shaped the debate - and the outcome

The CII directive When members of the European Parliament voted against the Commission's so-called software patent directive in July 2005, opponents of the patenting of computer-implemented inventions (CII) hailed it as defeat of old-style lobbying. "If I had spent so...


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