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  1. Background Reading 10 items
    To put the subject in a broader context and understand some of the wider policy issues, you could try reading one or more of the following.
    1. Books 6 items
      1. Brands and branding - Rita Clifton 2009

        Book 

      2. An economic perspective on trade mark law - Andrew Griffiths c2011

        Book  Also available as an eBook Central eBook

      3. No logo: no space, no choice, no jobs - Naomi Klein 2010

        Book  10th anniversary edition - see below for original editions

      4. No logo: no space, no choice, no jobs - Klein, Naomi c2000

        Book 

      5. Trademarked: a history of well-known brands, from Aertex to Wright's Coal Tar - David C. Newton 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book  Also available as an eBook Central eBook

      6. Trade marks at the limit - Jeremy Phillips 2006

        Book  Also available as an Elgar Online eBook

    2. Articles 4 items
      1. Trademarks and Marketing - Swann, J.; Aaker, D. A.; Reback, M. 2001

        Article 

  2. A Note on Currency 2 items
    Because of the rapid development of this topic in recent years, it is important that you have a text book that is as up-to-date as possible. You can also keep yourself informed of important developments through on-line resources such as those outlined below
    1. Westlaw

      Webpage  Westlaw UK is a database produced in association with Sweet and Maxwell publishers. The site contains full text cases and statutory materials along with the Legal Journals Index and some full text journals. Access to the US Westlaw is possible from this site. The Library subscription also includes access to a selection of titles from the Common Law Library and a number of other e-books.

  3. Books 4 items
    1. Specialist Textbooks 2 items
      1. A practical guide to trade mark law - Amanda Michaels, Andrew Norris 2014

        Book 

      2. Trade mark law: a practical anatomy - Jeremy Phillips 2003

        Book  A much more substantial work than the above. However, it is increasingly out-of-date though it contains much useful material.

    2. Leading Intellectual Property textbooks 2 items
      You might find it more useful and profitable to refer to the chapters on Trade Mark Law in the latest edition of a substantial IP textbook. Among the best are
      1. Intellectual property law - Lionel Bently, Brad Sherman 2014

        Book 

      2. Intellectual property: patents, copyright, trademarks and allied rights - W. R. Cornish, David Llewelyn, Tanya Frances Aplin 2013

        Book 

  4. Journals 3 items
    1. Intellectual Property Quarterly - Intellectual Property Institute

      Journal  Available (from 1997) via Westlaw

    2. International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law - Max-Planck-Institut für Geistiges Eigentum, Wettbewerbs- und Steuerrecht

      Journal 

  5. Useful websites 4 items
    You will find much useful information on the websites of the various organizations concerned with the trade mark system:
    1. Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM)

      Webpage  The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) registers the Community Trade Mark in the European Union.

    2. World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

      Webpage  WIPO is the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation

  6. Further Reading 8 items
    1. An economic perspective on trade mark law - Griffiths, Andrew 2011

      Book  Also available as a MyiLibrary ebook

    2. Encyclopedia of law and economics - Bouckaert, Boudewijn, Geest, Gerrit de c2000

      Book  See 1600: Menell, P.S. 'Intellectual Property: General Theories' 129-188. Full text also available online - see next entry

    3. Intellectual Property: General Theories - Peter S. Menell

      Chapter  See 1600: Menell, P.S. 'Intellectual Property: General Theories'

    4. Law and economics - Robert Cooter, Thomas Ulen 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book  Available as a Pearson ebook

    5. Intellectual Property Quarterly

      Journal  Available via Westlaw. See MacCormick, N. (2002) 'On the Very Idea of Intellectual Property' 3: 227-239

    6. Intellectual property quarterly - Intellectual Property Institute

      Journal  MacCormick, N. (2002) On the Very Idea of Intellectual Property | 3: 227-239

    7. European Intellectual Property Review

      Journal  Available (from 1986) via Westlaw. See Spector, H.M. (1989) 'An Outline of a Theory Justifying IP Rights' 11/8: 270-273