This clip explains the Berne Convention and its importance as the first major source of international IP law, along with the reasons it was created. This clip also explains some problems and shortcomings in the agreement.
Stan describes the TRIPS agreement and its history, along with the WIPO Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty. He then discusses international patent law and how treaties and agreements such as the Paris Convention, the Patent Cooperation Treaty, and the Madrid Agreement enable the international protection of patent rights.
King Faisal and T.E. Lawrence present the Arab view at the Paris Peace Conference of 1919. Faisal reminds the Allied Powers that the Arabs were promised a state of their own and fought alongside the allies for that purpose. The secret Sykes-Picot treaty had already carved up the lands Faisal was hoping to unite between the French and British, and he asks the Allied Powers to keep their word.