Shine (Sean) Tu

West Virginia University College of Law

Associate Professor

101 Law School Drive

Morgantown, WV West Virginia 26506

United States

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Luck/Unluck of the Draw: An Empirical Study of Examiner Allowance Rates

2012 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 10
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Shine (Sean) Tu
West Virginia University College of Law
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patent, patents, patent law, patent reform, intellectual property, examiner, patent examination, USPTO

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Three New Metrics for Patent Examiner Activity: Office Actions per Grant Ratio (OGR), Office Actions per Disposal Ratio (ODR), and Grant to Examiner Ratio (GER)

WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2019-003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
Shine (Sean) Tu
West Virginia University College of Law
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Intellectual property, patent, patent law, patent examiner, patent statistics, patent prosecution, United States Patent and Trademark Office, USPTO, PTO, patentability, examination

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Patent Examination and Litigation Outcomes

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 17, p. 507, 2014, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2014-3
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2019
Shine (Sean) Tu
West Virginia University College of Law
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patent, patents, patent law, patent reform, intellectual property, examiner, patent examination, USPTO

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Response to ‘Pervasive Sequence Patents Cover the Entire Human Genome’

Genome Medicine, Vol. 6, No. 14, 2014, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-07, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-148, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2014-19, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-16
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
West Virginia University College of Law, University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of San Diego School of Law, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law, Georgia State University College of Law, University of Baltimore - School of Law and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
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gene patents, human genome, Myriad Genetics, patent claims, patent scope

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Invalidated Patents and Associated Patent Examiners

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law, No. 18
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2019
Shine (Sean) Tu
West Virginia University College of Law
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Patent, patents, examiner, patent examiner, USPTO, litigation

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Bigger and Better Patent Examiner Statistics

WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2019-006, IDEA: The IP Law Review, Vol. 59, 2018
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
Shine (Sean) Tu
West Virginia University College of Law
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Intellectual property, patent, patent law, patent examiner, patent statistics, patent prosecution, United States Patent and Trademark Office, USPTO, PTO, patentability, examination

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Understanding the Backlog Problems Associated with Requests for Continued Examination Practice

Duke Law & Technology Review, Vol. 13, No. 1, p. 216, 2015, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2015-10
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
Shine (Sean) Tu
West Virginia University College of Law
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patent examination, examiner, RCE, continuation, patent application, Intellectual property, patent, patent law, patent statistics, patent prosecution, United States Patent and Trademark Office, USPTO, PTO, patentability