Questions On Intellectual Property Rights

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1Ans) Intellectual property right gives credit to the original work done by the people .The law

the creative work of the people from coping or imitating without their permission. There are

three main things that protect the intellectual right .They are copyrights, patents and trademarks.

As the technology increases instead of thinking newly ,people are choosing a alternative or easy

way of imitating the other works and showing as their own work .

Here are few examples of violating the intellectual property rights:

1.)A Beijing court in china has ruled that Microsoft violated intellectual properties of a Chinese

company. Violation was over fonts that are used in previous versions of windows operating

system, which lead Microsoft to stop selling versions of windows that use Chinese fonts.

There are violations of pirated copies of windows that are been selling in China. There was

an agreement of using fonts in windows from Zhongyi’s intellectual property. But Zhongyi

appealed that the agreement was for Windows 95 only but not for other versions of windows.

2.) In San Juan, the group was arrested by Puerto Rico Police working jointly with U.S

Immigration and Customs Enforcement, San Juan Municipal Police for producing counterfeit

CDs and DVDs at flea market and selling them around Puerto Rico. They were arrested for

violating copyrights. Local police with the help of state and federal partners and ICE launched

operational…
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