Sapna Kumar

University of Houston Law Center

Law Foundation Professor of Law

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204-6060

United States

http://www.law.uh.edu/faculty/main.asp?PID=4715

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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2,862

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

8

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Compulsory Licensing of Patents During Pandemics

Connecticut Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2021
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 670 (48,099)

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COVID-19, pandemic, patents, pharmaceuticals, drugs, compulsory licensing

2.

The Other Patent Agency: Congressional Regulation of the ITC

Florida Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 May 2008 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 370 (99,370)
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ITC, international trade commission, trade

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Regulating Digital Trade

Florida Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 6, 2015
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 341 (108,961)

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digital trade, Tariff Act, ITC, 3D Printing, ClearCorrect

4.

Enforcing the Gnu Gpl

University of Illinois Journal of Law, Technology & Policy, Vol. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Oct 2006
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 302 (124,276)

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GPL, GNU, open source, Free software, Linux, copyleft

5.

Patent Damages Without Borders

Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal, Forthcoming, U of Houston Law Center No. 2017-A-5
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2018
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 257 (146,864)

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271(f); extraterritoriality, damages, westerngeco

6.

Innovation Nationalism

Connecticut Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 165 (220,819)
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patents; nationalism; innovation; Trump

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Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Genetic Information

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 165 (220,819)

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genetics, gene patents, due process, myriad, diagnostic testing

8.

Expert Court, Expert Agency

44 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1547 (2011)
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2011
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 130 (267,714)

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ITC, Agency, Patent, Validity, Trade, Tariff, Chevron, 337, administrative

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Brief of Thirty-Four Law Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Appellants in Altera Corp. v. Papst Licensing GMBH

Southwestern Law School Research Paper No. 2015-25
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2021
Southwestern Law School, University at Buffalo Law School, Tulane University Law School, Creighton University School of Law, Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Rutgers Law School, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law, University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law, UC Hastings Law, University of Kentucky - College of Law, Elon University School of Law, University of California, Davis, University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law, Suffolk University Law School, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, Emory University, University of Baltimore - School of Law, University of Houston Law Center, Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law, Stanford Law School, UC Hastings Law, University of Georgia School of Law, St. Thomas University School of Law, St. Thomas University School of Law, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Center for Intellectual Property & Innovation, Michigan State University College of Law, South Texas College of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Washington and Lee University School of Law, University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota), Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
Downloads 116 (291,018)

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patent, declaratory judgment, jurisdiction, personal jurisdiction, patent assertion entity, minimum contacts

10.

The Accidental Agency?

65 Fla. L. Rev. 229 (2013)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
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agency, rulemaking, adjudication, federal circuit, PTO, patents

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Standing Against Bad Patents

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Forthcoming, U of Houston Law Center No. 2017-A-6
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 74 (386,693)
Citation 1

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standing, APA, PTAB

12.

Patent Court Specialization

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 104, 2019
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 May 2019
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 57 (442,443)

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patents, Federal Circuit, PTO

13.

Judging Patents

62 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 871 (2021)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2021
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 54 (453,394)

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patents, speciality court, international intellectual property

14.

Promoting Public Health Through State Sovereign Immunity

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law & Innovation 2021
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 May 2021
Sapna Kumar
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 25 (594,482)

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state sovereign immunity, public health, patents

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Amicus Brief of the Houston Intellectual Property Law Association in Support of Neither Party, 16-1011, WesternGeco L.L.C. v. ION Geophysical Corp.

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2020
Sapna Kumar and Ifti Ahmed
University of Houston Law Center and Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C.
Downloads 20 (628,357)

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extraterritoriality, patents, RJR Nabisco, 271(f)