Gregory Reilly, ‘Our 19th Century Patent System’

The patent system is in flux. Concerns abound about the imperfect fit between traditional patent rights and the Information Age, excessive numbers of patents, overbroad patent rights, poor patent quality, and allegedly exploitative actors, like so-called ‘patent trolls’. In response, courts, commentators, and Congress have proposed, debated, and sometimes adopted a series of reforms and changes to patent rights, patent doctrines, and patent institutions … (more)

Reilly, Greg (2018) ‘Our 19th Century Patent System’, IP Theory: Volume 7: Issue 2, Article 3.

First posted 2018-06-03 17:12:46

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