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Higher Education and Research Bill 2017—a new approach to research and innovation

Published on: 29 March 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
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Article summary

IP & IT analysis: Laurence Ward, a senior partner at CMS, analyses the practical implications of the Higher Education and Research Bill 2017 and its effects to the research and development sector in the UK. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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