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IRPN: Innovation & Patent Law & Policy (Sub-Topic)

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 25 Jan 2015

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 5,044 The Direct Costs from NPE Disputes
James E. Bessen and Michael J. Meurer
Boston University - School of Law and Boston University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jun 2012
Last Revised: 7 Jan 2015
2 4,290 Software Patents and the Return of Functional Claiming
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Jul 2012
Last Revised: 25 May 2014
3 4,274 The Private and Social Costs of Patent Trolls
James E. Bessen, Michael J. Meurer and Jennifer Laurissa Ford
Boston University - School of Law, Boston University - School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date posted to database: 19 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
4 4,016 Where to File Your Patent Case
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 3 May 2010
Last Revised: 7 Dec 2014
5 4,005 The Myth of the Sole Inventor
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
6 3,940 High Technology Entrepreneurs and the Patent System: Results of the 2008 Berkeley Patent Survey
Stuart J. H. Graham, Robert P. Merges, Pamela Samuelson and Ted M. Sichelman
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Date posted to database: 4 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 9 Aug 2014
7 3,499 Startups and Patent Trolls
Colleen V. Chien
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Sep 2012
Last Revised: 30 Aug 2013
8 3,282 Predicting Patent Litigation
Colleen V. Chien
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Aug 2011
Last Revised: 8 Jun 2014
9 3,241 Patent Troll Myths
Michael Risch
Villanova University School of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
10 3,316 A Generation of Software Patents
James E. Bessen
Boston University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
26 Nov 2014 through 25 Jan 2015

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 229 The Malleability of Patent Rights
Jason Rantanen
University of Iowa - College of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
2 97 A New Framework for Determining Reasonable Royalties in Patent Litigation
Norman Siebrasse and Thomas F. Cotter
University of New Brunswick - Fredericton - Faculty of Law and University of Minnesota Law School
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2015
3 69 Forum Selling
Daniel M. Klerman and Greg Reilly
USC Gould School of Law and California Western School of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 1 Jan 2015
4 57 Patent Trolls and Preemption
Paul R. Gugliuzza
Boston University School of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
5 57 Are Patent Fees Effective at Weeding Out Low-Quality Patents?
Gaétan de Rassenfosse and Adam B. Jaffe
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Motu Economic and Public Policy Research
Date posted to database: 7 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 7 Jan 2015
6 47 Injunctive Relief in Disputes Related to Standard-Essential Patents: Time for the CJEU to Set Fair and Reasonable Presumptions
Pierre Larouche and Nicolo Zingales
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 6 Jan 2015
7 46 Claim Construction or Statutory Construction?
Camilla Alexandra Hrdy and Ben V. Picozzi
Yale University - Information Society Project and Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 28 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
8 26 The Trespass Fallacy's Limits
Camilla Alexandra Hrdy and Ben V. Picozzi
Yale University - Information Society Project and Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 28 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2015
9 25 Litigation in the Middle: The Context of Patent-Infringement Injunctions
John M. Golden
The University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 6 Jan 2015
10 22 Commercialization Awards
Camilla Alexandra Hrdy
Yale University - Information Society Project
Date posted to database: 28 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014





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