Casado's PhD on Copyright , Madrid (1859)

Source: Biblioteca de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid; D 51302

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Casado's PhD on Copyright , Madrid (1859), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer, www.copyrighthistory.org

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Full title:
Casado's PhD on Copyright - Speech Given at the Universidad Central (Madrid) on the Occasion of the Celebration of his award as Doctor in Philosophy, 1859

Full title original language:
Discurso pronunciado en la Universidad Central en el acto de recibir la solemne investidura de Doctor en Jurisprudencia por Ignacio M. Casado, 1859

Abstract:
Perhaps the earliest record of an academic award given to a scholarly work devoted to the discipline of copyright is Miguel Casado’s fifteen-page thesis. The doctorate was issued by the Universidad Central (Madrid) and despite its brevity; Casado’s work anticipated some of the ingredients that would characterize the making of scholarship around modern intellectual property. Surely the most interesting element is a simultaneous desire to differentiate the discipline from land law and a peculiar anxiety about the origins and justifications of intellectual property.

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Bibliography:
  • García Martín, J. "De la apropiación penal a la propiedad literaria: sobre los orígenes del derecho de propiedad intelectual en España (siglos XVIII-XIX)" Revista de la Facultad de Derecho Universidad Complutense. N. 93 (2000), pp. 105-149

  • Marco Molina, J. "Bases históricas y filosóficas y precedentes legislativos del Derecho de autor”, Anuario de Derecho Civil, t. 47, 1994, pp. 121-208

  • Mestre y Domínguez, J. M. De la Propiedad Intelectual (Habana, Imprenta La Antilla, 1863)

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Related documents in this database:
1838: Remarks on Literary Property
1882: Danvila’s Copyright Treatise
1890: Copyright Pocketbooks

Author: Ignacio M. Casado

Publisher: Imp. V. Matute and B. Compagni

Year: 1859

Location: Madrid

Language: Spanish

Source: Biblioteca de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid; D 51302

Persons referred to:
Alexander, The Great
Alfonso X, The Wise
Rousseau , Jean-Jacques
Solon
Voltaire, François-Marie Arou de

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Ecuador
Rome

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Keywords:
Enlightenment, the
divine law
inventors
labour theory
monopoly
perpetual protection
property theory
scholarly writing

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