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Intellectual property rights in the light of Islamic law and man-made regulations

Moustafa Moursi, Abdel Wadoud and Laluddin, Hayatullah (2010) Intellectual property rights in the light of Islamic law and man-made regulations. The Malayan Law Journal, 4 (84). pp. 1-10. ISSN 0025-1283

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Intellectual property means the publication that is protected and remains as an exclusive right of its author. It is divided into two types. The first kind is auditory such as: sermons and lectures and its alike that are delivered orally. Customarily the right of this type of intellectual property belongs to all Muslims without any restriction. The second type is publication which means written material and documents in any field of sciences regardless of whether it belong to the theoretical science such as principles of Islamic jurisprudence sciences of Quran, tradition sciences of history, etc. or belonging to the experimental sciences such as Chemistry, Physics, Geometry, Medicine Pharmaceutical Science, etc. Scholars have used various terms that implies intellectual property, for example, the right of publication, the right of novelty, right of innovation or creativity, the right of intellectual benefits, the moral right, right of thought and the right of intellectual product

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 7096/40422
Subjects: K Law > KBP Islamic Law > KBP1 Islamic law.Shariah.Fiqh
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences
Depositing User: Hayatullah Laluddin
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2015 09:46
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 08:40
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/40422

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