[Fsfe-ie] IPRED-2: Current Irish criminal law

James Heald j.heald at ucl.ac.uk
Fri Oct 7 03:18:14 CEST 2005

There's a useful summary of criminal provisions in current (2002) Irish 
Law for prosecuting IP-related offences at:


It may also be useful to compare AIPPI's cross-country summary, and the 
corresponding reports from other EU countries:


A very useful resource.

While we're on the subject, this book ("Knockoff") looks quite a 
powerful presentation of why strong sanctions against the worst forms of 
IP offences /are/ very necessary.

Be sure that this very emotive stuff that will be played on again and 
again at MPs and MEPs to try to stampede them into maximal sanctions.

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