Megan M. La Belle

Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law

Associate Professor

3600 John McCormack Rd., NE

Washington, DC 20064

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Patent Law as Public Law

20 Geo. Mason L. Rev. 41 (2012), CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-9
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2016
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 157 (140,766)

Abstract:

patent, declaratory judgment, validity challenge, Myriad, standing, declaratory judgment jurisdiction, case or controversy, public interest, personal jurisdiction

2.

Patent Litigation, Personal Jurisdiction, and the Public Good

George Mason Law Review, Vol. 18, No, 1, p. 43, Fall 2010, CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-29
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2011
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 155 (148,325)

Abstract:

Patent, Declaratory Judgment, Personal Jurisdiction

3.

Standing to Sue in the Myriad Genetics Case

California Law Review, Vol. 2, Circuit 68, 2011, CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-20
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2013
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 132 (164,812)

Abstract:

Patent, Declaratory Judgment, Declaratory Relief, Myriad Genetics, Gene Patents, Standing, Declaratory Judgment Jurisdiction, Article III, Case or Controversy

4.

Big Banks and Business Method Patents

16 U. Pa. J. Bus. L. 431 (2014), CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-4
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2014
Megan M. La Belle and Heidi Mandanis Schooner
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law and Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 121 (158,321)

Abstract:

patents, business method patents, America Invents Act, financial institutions

5.

Against Settlement of (Some) Patent Cases

67 Vand. L. Rev. 375 (2014), CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-8
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 18 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2014
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 102 (176,674)

Abstract:

patent, settlement, litigation, validity, Federal Circuit

6.

The 'Rootkit Debacle': The Latest Chapter in the Story of the Recording Industry and the War on Music Piracy

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 1, p. 79, 2006, CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-28
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 99 (201,471)

Abstract:

Copyright, digital rights management, Digital Millennium Copyright Act

7.

The Local Rules of Patent Procedure

47 Arizona State Law Journal 63 (2015)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 18 May 2015
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 88 (192,618)

Abstract:

patents, local rules, patent litigation abuse, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, patent procedure, Federal Circuit, patent rules, patent reform, Innovation Act

8.

'Reverse' Patent Declaratory Judgment Actions: A Proposed Solution for Medtronic

162 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 43 (2013)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2015
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Downloads 37 (324,915)

Abstract:

Medtronic, declaratory judgment, MedImmune, burden of proof

9.

Brief of Professors of Patent Law and Civil Procedure as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondent in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Food Prods. Group

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 May 2017
Megan M. La Belle and Rachel C. Hughey
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law and Independent
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10.

The Patently Unexceptional Venue Statute

American University Law Review, Vol. 66, p. 1027, 2017, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 2017-08
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
Paul R. Gugliuzza and Megan M. La Belle
Boston University School of Law and Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
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11.

Fee Shifting for PTAB Proceedings

24 Tex. Intel. Prop. L.J. 367 (2016), CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-07
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 08 May 2017
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
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Abstract:

Patents, Fee Shifting, Attorney's Fees, PTAB, Patent Litigation, IPR

12.

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: 02 Mar 2017
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, 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
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Abstract:

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

13.

Public Enforcement of Patent Law

96 B.U. L. Rev. 1865 (2016), CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2666835
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 29 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Megan M. La Belle
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
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Abstract:

patents, PTO, America Invents Act