Mark D. Janis

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

211 S. Indiana Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

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Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

Anticompetitive Settlement of Intellectual Property Disputes

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 87, p. 1719, 2003, UC Berkeley, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 113
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Feb 2003
Herbert Hovenkamp, Mark D. Janis and Mark A. Lemley
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 2,306 (7,436)
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antitrust, patent, settlement, intellectual property, Hatch-Waxman, exit payments

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Confusion Over Use: Contextualism in Trademark Law

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 1597, 2007, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
Graeme B. Dinwoodie and Mark D. Janis
Chicago-Kent College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 1,537 (14,273)
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Information Intermediaries, Internet, Trademark Law, Use

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Unilateral Refusals to License in the U.S.

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 303, Antitrust, Patents and Copyright: EU and US Perspectives 12 (2005)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 14 May 2020
Herbert Hovenkamp, Mark D. Janis and Mark A. Lemley
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 1,072 (24,737)
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Virtual Designs

17 STAN. TECH. L. REV. 107 (2014), Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property & Competition Law Research Paper No. 13-13, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 242
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 25 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2020
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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design patent, design, patent, virtual design, generated images, graphical user interface, GUI, GI

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U.S. Plant Variety Protection: Sound and Fury...?

Houston Law Review, Vol. 39, p. 727, 2002, University of Illinois Working Paper No. LE03-002
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2012
Jay P. Kesan and Mark D. Janis
University of Illinois College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 705 (44,386)
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The Origins of American Design Protection

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, 2013, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 199, Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property & Competition Law Research Paper No. 11-18
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2017
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 656 (48,833)
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design, design patent, patent, copyright, trademark, Gorham, history, Ruggles, legal history, Prentiss, Kerr, Patent Office, USPTO, PTO, Whig, antebellum, British, calico, stove, ornamental, Protectionist, tariff, Tyler, Jackson, Clay, Webster, Lowell, Boston Associates, piracy, cast-iron, Mott

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Functionality in Design Protection Systems

Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Vol. 19, p. 261, 2012, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 210
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2017
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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design patent, functionality, community design right, unregistered, registered

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Functionality in U.S. Design Patent & Community Design Law

Research Handbook on Design Law, Forthcoming, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 342
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 May 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Design Patent, Functionality, Community Design, Unregistered, Registered

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Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation: Unresolved Issues after J.E.M. V. Pioneer

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 03-01
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Feb 2003
Jay P. Kesan and Mark D. Janis
University of Illinois College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 462 (75,890)
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Lessons from the Trademark Use Debate

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 1703, 2007, Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property, Science & Technology Research Paper No. 08-001, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-23
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2009
Graeme B. Dinwoodie and Mark D. Janis
Chicago-Kent College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 448 (78,679)

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Information Intermediaries, Internet, Trademark Law, Use

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Aggregation and Dissemination Issues in Patent Pools

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-14
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 May 2005
Mark D. Janis
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 423 (84,246)

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parent pools, patents, intellectual property, antitrust, licensing, competition

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Designing an Optimal Intellectual Property System for Plants: A U.S. Supreme Court Debate

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Nov 2001
Jay P. Kesan and Mark D. Janis
University of Illinois College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Weed-Free I.P.: The Supreme Court, Intellectual Property Interfaces, and the Problem of Plants

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Nov 2001
Jay P. Kesan and Mark D. Janis
University of Illinois College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 328 (112,515)
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U.S. Design Patent Law: A Historical Look at the Design Patent/Copyright Interface

The Copyright/Design Interface: Past, Present & Future (Estelle Derclaye ed., 2018) (Cambridge University Press), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 360
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2017
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 320 (115,599)

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design patent, copyright, trademark, trade-mark, utility patent, intellectual property, subject matter, election, industrial design

15.

Obsolescence in Intellectual Property Regimes

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-48
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Mark D. Janis and Stephen Smith
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
Downloads 306 (121,232)
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plants, intellectual property, phenotype, genotype, PVPA, Plant Variety Protection Act, UPOV, research exemption, EDV, DUS

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Patent Law's Audience

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 72, 2012, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 208, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-215
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
Mark D. Janis and Timothy R. Holbrook
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Emory University
Downloads 214 (173,340)

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Entire Book)

UC Hastings Research Paper, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 961 Posted: 06 May 2021 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, University of San Diego School of Law, University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, University of Minnesota Law School, University of Richmond - School of Law, George Washington University - Law School, UC Hastings Law, University of Iowa - College of Law, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law and West Virginia University College of Law
Downloads 194 (191,612)

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patent law, patents, patent system, casebook, open source, history of patent law, economics of patent law, patent document and its claims, subject matter eligibility, utility, disclosure, anticipation, obviousness, infringement, defenses, remedies

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American Design Patent Law: A Legal History, Ch. 6 - Design Patent Remedies

American Design Patent Law: A Legal History, Ch. 6 - Design Patent Remedies (Cambridge Univ. Press Forthcoming), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 343
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 May 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 186 (197,113)

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design patent, remedies, design, 1887 Act, total profits, apportionment, damages, Dornan, Bigelow, Hartford, legal history, intellectual property

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Patent Law in the Age of the Invisible Supreme Court

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Jun 2001
Mark D. Janis
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 164 (219,699)
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Response to the Proposed Changes to the Claim Construction Standard for Interpreting Claims in Trial Proceedings Before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board

University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-32, Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Research Paper No. 18-35, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper, Stanford Public Law Working Paper, George Mason Legal Studies Research Paper No. LS 18-28
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
University of Richmond - School of Law, University of Missouri School of Law, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, University of Illinois College of Law, Stanford Law School, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Duke University School of Law, University of San Diego School of Law and Texas A&M University School of Law
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patent, innovation, intellectual property, PTAB, claim construction, broadest reasonable interpretation, BRI, Phillips

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Disclosing Designs

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 69, p. 1631, 2016., Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 359
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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design patent, disclosure, claims, drawings, written description, specification, enablement, best mode, indefiniteness, utility patent, industrial design

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Brief of Amici Curiae Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis in Support of Appellee Apple Inc. in Apple v. Samsung (Fed. Cir. 2015)

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2016
Jason J. Du Mont and Mark D. Janis
Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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design patents, design, remedies, 289, Apple, Samsung, total profits, profits, apportionment, design, design law

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Expressive Eligibility

UC Irvine Law Review, 2016, Forthcoming, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 333, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-372
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook and Mark D. Janis
Emory University and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 81 (363,583)

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Alice, Subject Matter Eligibility, Patentable Subject Matter, Expressive Theories, Expressive, Expressivism, Bilski, Myriad, Prometheus, Mayo, Section 101

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Patent-Eligible Processes: An Audience Perspective

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law, Vol. 17, p. 349, 2015, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 318, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 May 2015 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
Timothy R. Holbrook and Mark D. Janis
Emory University and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 76 (377,171)

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patentable subject matter; eligible subject matter; patent; claim construction; processes; methods; obviousness; inventive concept; alice; cls bank; bilski; mayo; prometheus

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 8: Defenses)

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 05 May 2021
Dmitry Karshtedt, Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
George Washington University - Law School, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 75 (382,899)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, defenses, inequitable conduct, patent exhaustion, patent misuse, laches, equitable estoppel, experimental use, spoliation

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Brief of Amici Curiae on Behalf of Intellectual Property Professors in Support of Respondent Apple Inc. in Samsung v. Apple (U.S. 2016, No. 15-777)

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Aug 2016
Mark D. Janis and Jason J. Du Mont
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Stanford Law School
Downloads 70 (394,678)
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design patents, design, remedies, 289, Apple, Samsung, total profits, profits, apportionment, design, design law

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ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. V. Eli Lilly & Co.: Brief of Amici Curiae Mark D. Janis and Timothy R. Holbrook in Support of Neither Party

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 09-81, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-52
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Mark D. Janis and Timothy R. Holbrook
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Emory University
Downloads 64 (413,710)
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patent, disclosure, enablement, written description, ariad, federal circuit

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Tuning the Obviousness Inquiry after KSR

Washington Journal of Law, Technology & Arts, Vol. 7, No. 4, p. 335 (2012), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 206
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Mark D. Janis
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Introduction)

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Apr 2021
Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 50 (464,412)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, history of patents, economics of patents, modern patent system, USPTO, patent document

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Cover, Preface, and Table of Contents)

Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (SPRING 2021 VERSION)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2021
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, University of Minnesota Law School, University of Richmond - School of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, George Washington University - Law School, UC Hastings Law, University of Iowa - College of Law, University of San Diego School of Law, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law and West Virginia University College of Law
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patents, patent law, casebook, open source, patent claims, subject matter eligibility, utility, disclosure, anticipation, obviousness, infringement, defenses, remedies

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Mr. Nicolson's Cane

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 59, Forthcoming, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 374
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 May 2017 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Mark D. Janis
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Validity, Prior art, statutory bar, Section 102, public use, experimental use

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 2: Subject Matter Eligibility)

UC Hastings Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 23 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 18 May 2021
UC Hastings Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, patent eligibility, subject matter eligibility, business methods, DNA, software, Bilski, Alice, Myriad, Mayo

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 5: Anticipation)

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 27 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 06 May 2021
Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 28 (582,292)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, anticipation, inherency, prior art, public use, on-sale bar, derivation, America Invents Act, novelty

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 6: Obviousness)

Number of pages: 109 Posted: 27 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
University of Richmond - School of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, obviousness, KSR, Graham v. John Deere, secondary factors, nonobviousness

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 1: The Patent and Its Claims)

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 23 (601,725)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, patent document, patent claims, claim construction, definiteness, Markman

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 4: Disclosure)

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 26 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
John R. Allison, Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 22 (608,521)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, disclosure, enablement, written description, best mode

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 9: Remedies)

Number of pages: 125 Posted: 05 May 2021
Thomas F. Cotter, Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
University of Minnesota Law School, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 20 (628,884)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, remedies, preliminary injunction, permanent injunction, ITC exclusion orders, lost profits, reasonable royalties, ongoing royalties, attorneys’ fees, enhanced damages, patent marking, declaratory judgment

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 3: Utility)

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
David O. Taylor, Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law , Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 18 (635,973)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, utility, Brenner

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Patent Law: An Open-Source Casebook (Chapter 7: Infringement)

Number of pages: 156 Posted: 04 May 2021
Jason Rantanen, Mark D. Janis and Ted M. Sichelman
University of Iowa - College of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 13 (672,187)

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patent law, patents, casebook, open source, infringement, all-elements rule, doctrine of equivalents, indirect infringement, contributory infringement, means-plus-function claims, inducement, divided infringement