Timothy R. Holbrook

Emory University School of Law

Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

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Scholarly Papers (34)

1.

The Potential Extraterritorial Consequences of Akamai

Emory International Law Review, vol. 26, pp. 499-513, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-227
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2013
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 518 (38,340)

Abstract:

NTP, Research in Motion, Akamai, McKesson, Limelight, Epic, divided infringement, extraterritoriality, territoriality, method claims, system claims, centillion, BMC, 35 U.S.C. ยง 271

2.

Extraterritoriality in U.S. Patent Law

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 49, p. 2119, 2008, Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property, Science & Technology Research Paper No. 08-002
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 10 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2009
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 487 (39,553)
Citation 3

Abstract:

patent, territoriality, extraterritoriality, infringement, international patent law, conflict of law, comity, AT&T v. Microsoft, Eolas

3.

Possession in Patent Law

SMU Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 1
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 11 Oct 2005
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 354 (60,206)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Patent, enablement, written description, doctrine of equivalents, prosecution history estoppel, claim construction, public dedication, obviousness, possession

4.

Digital Patent Infringement in an Era of 3D Printing

UC Davis Law Review, vol. 48, pp. 1319-1385, 2015., Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-321
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 22 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Timothy R. Holbrook and Lucas Osborn
Emory University School of Law and Campbell University Law School
Downloads 332 (34,953)

Abstract:

patent, infringement, 3D printing, digital, three-dimensional printing, indirect infringement, inducement, contributory infringement, offer to sell

5.

Obviousness in Patent Law and the Motivation to Combine: A Presumption-Based Approach

Washington University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Mar 2007
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 278 (81,382)

Abstract:

KSR, obvious, patent, valdidity, presumption, graham, motivation to combine, suggestion to combine, teaching away

6.

Explaining the Supreme Court's Interest in Patent Law

3 IP Theory 62 (2013)., Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-235
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 248 (91,783)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, patent, trademark, copyright, Federal Circuit

7.

Equivalency and Patent Law's Possession Paradox

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 23, p. 1, 2009, Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property, Science & Technology Research Paper No. 09-010, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 09-80
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2012
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 234 (96,172)

Abstract:

patent, infringement, doctrine of equivalents, equivalency, liability rule, property rule, injunction, enablement, disclosure

8.

Patents, Presumptions, and Public Notice

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 86, p. 779, Summer 2011, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-71, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 10-112
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2012
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 212 (107,151)

Abstract:

patent, written description, claim construction, enablement, presumptions, PHOSITA, default, penalty default

9.

Territoriality and Tangibility after Transocean

61 Emory Law Journal 1081 (2012), Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 11-162, Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-107
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2012
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 183 (117,621)

Abstract:

offer to sell, on-sale bar, patent, territoriality, extraterritoriality, infringement, transocean, maersk, trademark, bulova, conflict of laws, comity

10.

The Intent Element of Induced Infringement

Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal, Vol. 22, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2015
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 154 (142,385)
Citation 2

Abstract:

patent, infringe, induce, Grokster

11.

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 School of Law
Downloads 153 (131,667)

Abstract:

12.

Liability for the 'Threat of a Sale': Assessing Patent Infringement for Offering to Sell an Invention and Implications for the On-Sale Patentability Bar and Other Forms of Infringement

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 753, 2003
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 136 (141,664)
Citation 1

Abstract:

patent, infringement, offer to sell, sell, make, use, TRIPS, damages, remedies, on-sale bar, on-sale, comparative patent law, lost profits, price erosion, reasonable royalty

13.

The Expressive Impact of Patents

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 573, 2006, Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property, Science & Technology Research Paper No. 08-008
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2012
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 125 (172,667)
Citation 6

Abstract:

patent, moral, expressive, expressivism

14.

Should Foreign Patent Law Matter?

Campbell Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 581, Summer 2012., Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 12-192
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 May 2012 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2012
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 112 (179,162)

Abstract:

patent, extraterritoriality, international trade commission, Morrison v. national australia, america invents act, patent reform, territoriality, prior art, patent infringement, infringement, prosecution history estoppel, prosecution history, inequitable conduct, tianrui

15.

Substantive versus Process-based Formalism in Claim Construction

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 123, 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 112 (186,042)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Claim construction, patent, federal circuit, supreme court

16.

Territoriality Waning? Patent Infringement for Offering in the United States to Sell an Invention Abroad

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 37, p. 701, 2004
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 May 2010
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 99 (186,042)

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Patent Infringement, International Intellectual Property

17.

The Written Description Gap

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 45, pp. 345-68, 2013, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-250
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2014
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 78 (224,849)

Abstract:

patent, written description, disclosure, enablement, best mode, obviousness, novelty, anticipation

18.

Patent Anticipation and Obviousness as Possession

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 65, pp.987-1050, 2016, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-360
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 57 (170,610)

Abstract:

patent, anticipation, obviousness, possession, novelty, nonobviousness, constructive possession

19.

The Treaty Power and the Patent Clause: Are There Limits on the United States' Ability to Harmonize?

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 51 (293,371)

Abstract:

intellectual property clause, patent clause, copyright clause, Eldred, treaty power, commerce clause, patent, harmonization, constitutional limits

20.

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 School of Law
Downloads 50 (295,823)

Abstract:

patent, disclosure, enablement, written description, ariad, federal circuit

21.

The Return of the Supreme Court to Patent Law

Akron Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 1, p. 1, 2007, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 10-99
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Mar 2010
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 39 (332,485)

Abstract:

Patent, Supreme Court

22.

The Supreme Court's Quiet Revolution in Induced Patent Infringement

Notre Dame Law Review, v. 91, pp. 1007-1044, 2016, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-397
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 09 May 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 37 (130,329)

Abstract:

Commil, induced infringement, grokster, sony, akamai, limelight, global-tech, patent infringement, induced patent infringement, injunction, lear, medtronic, mirowski, medimmune, declaratory judgment, validity, patent validity, post grant review, inter partes review

23.

Patents on Human Genes: An Analysis of Scope and Claims

Science, Vol. 307, 2005
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 24 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2013
Jordan Paradise, Lori Andrews and Timothy R. Holbrook
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 34 (255,263)

Abstract:

United States Patent & Trademark Office, patent, claim, gene

24.

Patent-Eligible Processes: An Audience Perspective

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law, Vol. 17, p. 349, 2015, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 May 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Timothy R. Holbrook and Mark D. Janis
Emory University School of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 29 (303,569)

Abstract:

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

25.

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same: Implications of Pfaff V. Wells Electronics, Inc. and the Quest for Predictability in the On-Sale Bar

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 15, No. 933, 2000
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 27 (362,784)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Patent, pfaff, on sale bar, invalidity, reduction to practice, conception, obviousness

26.

The Supreme Court's Complicity in Federal Circuit Formalism

Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 14 (441,004)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Patent, Federal Circuit, Supreme Court, Formalism, Bright Line, Standard, Rule, Certainty, Festo, Warner-Jenkinson, Pfaff

27.
Downloads 10 (320,481)

Abstract:

patent, extraterritoriality, 35 U.S.C. 271(f); promega; Life Technologies; presumption

28.

Boundaries, Extraterritoriality, and Patent Infringement Damages

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 92, Forthcoming, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-421
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Dec 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (314,808)

Abstract:

Patent, Damages, Extraterritoriality, Extraterritorial, Territoriality, RJR Nabisco, WesternGeco, Carnegie Mellon, CMU, Power Integrations, Morrison, Supreme Court, Federal Circuit

29.

Brief Amici Curiae of Intellectual Property Professors in Support of Petitioners

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2838959
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Emory University School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, Campbell University Law School and University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 0 (441,004)

Abstract:

Promega, Life Technologies, inducement, 35 U.S.C. 271(f), 271(f), export, patent infringement, staple article of commerce, Taq-polymerase, extraterritorial, extraterritoriality, conflict of laws, comity

30.

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board's Evolving Impact on Claim Construction

Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Aug 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (293,371)

Abstract:

Claim Construction, Prosecution Disclaimer, Ptab, Patent Trial and Appeal Board, Broadest Reasonable Interpretation, Bri, Issue Preclusion, Collateral Estoppel, Marine Polymer, Hargis, B&B Hardware, IPR, PGR Inter Partes Review, Post Grant Review

31.

Patent Disclosures and Time

Vanderbilt Law Review, vol. 69, pp. 1459-1516, 2016
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (314,808)

Abstract:

patent, disclosure, hindsight, anticipation, novelty, obviousness, enablement, written description, utility, infringement, doctrine of equivalents

32.

Method Patent Exceptionalism

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 102, 2017, Forthcoming, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-407
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Timothy R. Holbrook
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 0 (217,062)

Abstract:

patent, method, process, exhaustion, quanta, first sale, territoriality, extraterritoriality, divided infringement, marking, patent marking, first inventor defense, surgical proedure, medical procedure, product of patented process, making invention, selling invention, offering to sell invention

33.

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: 30 Oct 2016
Southwestern Law School, University at Buffalo Law School, University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Creighton University School of Law, 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, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of Kentucky - College of Law, Elon University School of Law, University of California, Davis, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Suffolk University Law School, Boston University School of Law, Emory University School of Law, University of Baltimore - School of Law, University of Houston Law Center, Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law, Stanford Law School, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of Georgia Law School, 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, IIT Chicago-Kent 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 0 (272,106)

Abstract:

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

34.

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 School of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 0 (263,494)

Abstract:

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