Monthly Archives: January 2014

30th Year of the US Betamax Case : Why Pinoys Should be Thankful and be Worried at the Same Time

CURRENT INNOVATION CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 25 January 2014 On January 17, 1984, the US Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision, delivered a ruling in Sony Corporation of America v. Universal City Studios which upheld the right of owners of … Continue reading

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The Bali Trade Tally (1) : Philippine Challenges in Trade Facilitation

CURRENT TRADE CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 19 January 2014 Now that the holidays are over, it is the time to gradually pick through the results of the World Trade Organization (WTO) 9th Ministerial Conference in Bali, Indonesia and really think … Continue reading

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What to Watch Out For in 2014 in Biodiversity, Innovation, Trade and Climate Concerns in Philippines

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 12 JANUARY 2014 While the new year 2014 has already started in earnest, let us see what can we expect to happen policy-wise in biodiversity, innovation, trade and climate concerns here in the Philippines: … Continue reading

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