Robin Feldman

UC Hastings Law

Arthur J. Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Law and the Director of the Center for Innovation

200 McAllister Street

San Francisco, CA 94102

United States

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Scholarly Papers (56)

1.

Do Patent Licensing Demands Mean Innovation?

101 Iowa Law Review 137 (2015), Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 473, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2565292, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 135
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2020
Robin Feldman and Mark A. Lemley
UC Hastings Law and Stanford Law School
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patent, patents, troll, trolls, trolling, innovation, empirical, intellectual property

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The AIA 500 Expanded: The Effects of Patent Monetization Entities

UC Hastings Research Paper No. 45
Number of pages: 138 Posted: 09 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
Robin Feldman, Thomas Ewing and Sara Jeruss
UC Hastings Law, Avancept LLC and Lex Machina Inc.
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patent, patents, patent troll, patent trolls, NPE, NPEs, non-practicing entities, intellectual property, empirical, antitrust

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The America Invents Act 500: Effects of Patent Monetization Entities on US Litigation

11 Duke Law & Technology Review 357, 2012, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2013
Sara Jeruss, Robin Feldman and Joshua H. Walker
Lex Machina Inc., UC Hastings Law and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Downloads 1,964 (8,999)
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patent, trolls, non-practicing entities, NPE, patent assertion entities, PAE, America Invents Act, AIA, patent reform

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May Your Drug Price Be Evergreen

Oxford Journal of Law and the Biosciences (2018)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2019
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
Downloads 1,518 (13,604)
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Patent, Patents, Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals, Pharma, Generics, Competition, Drug, Drugs, Exclusivities, FDA

Patent Demands & Startup Companies: The View from the Venture Capital Community

UC Hastings Research Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 28 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2015
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
Downloads 1,206 (19,031)
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patent, patent troll, intellectual property, startups, venture capital

Patent Demands & Startup Companies: The View from the Venture Capital Community

16 YALE J.L. & TECH. 236 (2014), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Coming of Age for the Federal Circuit

The Green Bag, Forthcoming, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Open Letter on Ethical Norms in Intellectual Property Scholarship

Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2714416, Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-7, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-9, 29 Harvard Journal of Law and Technology 339 (2016)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2020
UC Hastings Law, Stanford Law School, University of Chicago - Law School and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,019 (24,868)
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The Open Source Biotechnology Movement: Is it Patent Misuse?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 May 2004
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Open source, biotechnology, patent misuse, patents

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Patent Trolling — Why Bio & Pharmaceuticals Are at Risk

17 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 773, 2014, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 93
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2016
Robin Feldman and W. Nicholson Price II
UC Hastings Law and University of Michigan Law School
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nonpracticing entities, patent trolls, patent assertion entities, pharmaceuticals, patents, biotechnology

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Patent Licensing, Technology Transfer, & Innovation

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 484
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Mark A. Lemley and Robin Feldman
Stanford Law School and UC Hastings Law
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Drug Wars: A New Generation of Generic Pharmaceutical Delay

Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 53, 2016, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 155
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
Robin Feldman and Evan Frondorf
UC Hastings Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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generic pharmaceuticals, pay-for-delay, antitrust, reverse payment, generic delay

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The Giants Among Us

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2012
Robin Feldman and Thomas Ewing
UC Hastings Law and Avancept LLC
Downloads 736 (39,175)
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patent, intellectual property, troll, patent troll, trolls, patent trolls, anticompetitive, non-practicing entity, NPE, IP, Antitrust

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Whose Body is it Anyway? Human Cells and the Strange Effects of Property and Intellectual Property Law

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Dec 2010
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Intellectual Property, Patent, Patents, Real Property, Land, Gene Patents, Genes, Bilski, Myriad, Association for Molecular Pathology, Biotech, Biotechnology, Life Science, Genetic Patents, Molecules

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The Insufficiency of Antitrust Analysis for Patent Misuse

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Feb 2004
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Intellectual property, patent, patent misuse, antitrust, reach-through royalties, reach-through, reach through royalties, reach through

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Consumption Taxes and the Theory of General and Individual Taxation

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Aug 2001
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Patent and Antitrust: Differing Shades of Meaning

Virginia Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 May 2008
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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patent,antitrust, biotechnology, biotech, generic, pharmaceutical, monopoly

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Empirical Evidence of Drug Pricing Games - A Citizen's Pathway Gone Astray

20 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 39 (2017), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
UC Hastings Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law and University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Students
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patent, pharmaceutical, pharmaceuticals, citizen petitions, Hatch-Waxman, FDA, drug prices, antitrust, drug pricing, health

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Intellectual Property Wrongs

Stanford Journal of Law, Business, and Finance, Forthcoming, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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intellectual property, patent, copyright, trade secret, antitrust

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Perverse Incentives: Why Everyone Prefers High Drug Prices -- Except for Those Who Pay the Bills

57 Harv. J. on Legis. 303 (2020)
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 18 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Artificial Intelligence: The Importance of Trust & Distrust

Green Bag, Vol. 21, no. 3 (2018)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2019
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Artificial Intelligence

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The Sound and Fury of Patent Activity

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 521, Stanford Public Law Working Paper, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 290, 103 Minnesota Law Review 1793 (2019)
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 14 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2020
Robin Feldman and Mark A. Lemley
UC Hastings Law and Stanford Law School
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Regulatory Property: The New IP

40 Colum. J.L. & Arts 53 (2016)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 30 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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patents, intellectual property, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, generics, exclusivities

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Considerations on the Emerging Implementation of Biometric Technology

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Feb 2004
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Biometrics, immigration, airport security, intellectual property, points of entry, terrorism

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Startups and Unmet Legal Needs

Utah Law Review, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2016
University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law and UC Hastings Law
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legal needs, startups, entrepreneurs, incorporation, employment contracts, intellectual property, immigration, technology

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Patent Demands and Initial Public Offerings

19 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 52 (2015), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 140
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Robin Feldman and Evan Frondorf
UC Hastings Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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patent demands, initial public offerings, patent assertion

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Open Source, Open Access, and Open Transfer: Market Approaches to Research Bottlenecks

Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 May 2008
Robin Feldman and Kristopher A. Nelson
UC Hastings Law and University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Students
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patent, patent thicket, research, bottleneck, open source, biomedical, biotechnology, biotech, medical, antitrust

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The Devil in the Tiers

UC Hastings Research Paper No. 379, Oxford J. L. & Biosci.
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2021
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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drug prices, formulary, healthcare, tier system, incentive, insurers, list price, rebate schemes

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Competition at the Dawn of Artificial Intelligence

Journal of Antitrust Enforcement, Forthcoming, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 298
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2018
Robin Feldman and Nick Thieme
UC Hastings Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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Artificial Intelligence

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Law's Misguided Love Affair with Science

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 May 2008
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
Downloads 216 (162,669)
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science, jurisprudence, history, society, legal realism, langdell, legal process, critical legal studies, law and economics, history

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Is Patent Enforcement Efficient?

98 Boston University Law Review 649 (2018), Stanford Public Law Working Paper, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 518, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 277
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2020
Mark A. Lemley and Robin Feldman
Stanford Law School and UC Hastings Law
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Rethinking Rights in Biospace

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Feb 2005
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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biotech, biotechnology, gene, genes, inherency, written description,enablement,patent

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Understanding and Incentivizing Biosimilars

64 Hastings Law Journal 57, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Jason Kanter and Robin Feldman
University of California Hastings College of the Law and UC Hastings Law
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Historic Perspectives on Law & Science

Stanford Technology Law Review, p. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Dec 2010
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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law and society, Law & Society, history, law and science, law & Science, intellectual property, patent, copyright, trademark

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The CRISPR Revolution: What Editing Human DNA Reveals About the Patent System's DNA

Robin Feldman, The CRISPR Revolution: What Editing Human DNA Reveals About the Patent System’s DNA, 64 UCLA L. Rev. Disc. 392 (2016).
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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patents, CRISPR, gene editing, commercialization, technology, patent system

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Database from Empirical Evidence of Drug Pricing Games - A Citizen's Pathway Gone Astray

Stanford Technology Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 688 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
UC Hastings Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law and University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Students
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patent, pharmaceutical, pharmaceuticals, citizen petitions, Hatch-Waxman, FDA, drug prices, antitrust, drug pricing, health, data, dataset, data set, database

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The Inventor's Contribution

UCLA Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 6, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Patent, biotech, biotechnology, written description, Lilly, enablement

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The Role of the Subconscious in Intellectual Property Law

Hastings Science & Technology Law Journal, Vol. 2, p. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 May 2010
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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inequitable conduct, intellectual property, patent, trade secret, copyright

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Naked Price and Pharmaceutical Trade Secret Overreach

22 Yale J. L. & Tech. 61 (2020), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 354
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 26 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman and Charles Graves
UC Hastings Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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trade secret, pharmacy benefit manager, PBM, pharmaceutical, intellectual property

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Ending Patent Exceptionalism & Structuring the Rule of Reason: The Supreme Court Opens the Door for Both

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, Vol. 15, No.1, 2014, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 70
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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reverse payments, patents, Hatch-Waxman, pay-for-delay, pharmaceutical, generic, patent trolls

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Plain Language Patents

Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal, Vol. 17, p. 289, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Dec 2010
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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patent, patents, plain language, language, legal theory, legal reasoning, expert courts, federal circuit, intellectual property

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Pharmaceutical 'Pay-for-Delay' Reexamined: A Dwindling Practice or a Persistent Problem?

71 Hastings L. J. 959 (2020), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 368
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Laura Karas, Gerard F. Anderson and Robin Feldman
Johns Hopkins University - Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University - Department of Health Policy and Management and UC Hastings Law
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anticompetitive, pay-for-delay, patent settlement, reverse payment

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Transparency

19 Virginia Journal of Law and Technology 271 (2014), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 98
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2016
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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The Fatal Attraction of Pay-for-Delay

18 Chi.-Kent J. Intell. Prop. 249 (2019), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 313
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman and Prianka Misra
UC Hastings Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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pharmaceutical industry, pay-for-delay, brand-name drug, drugs, generic, drug companies, reverse payment settlements, competition, Hatch-Waxman Act, brand-generic settlements

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Copyright at the Bedside: Should We Stop the Spread?

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 3, p. 623, Spring 2013, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 51
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2013
Robin Feldman and John Newman
UC Hastings Law and University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
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copyright, standards, MMSE, cognitive testing, health care, intellectual property

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The Gender Gap in Startup Catalyst Organizations: Bridging the Divide between Narrative and Reality

Oregon Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Oct 2016
Robin Feldman, Alice Armitage and Connie Wang
UC Hastings Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law and University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Students
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Startups, Catalysts, Co-Working Spaces, Incubators, Accelerators, Gender, Women, Entrepreneurship, Technology

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The Intellectual Property Landscape for IPS Cells

Stanford Journal of Law Science & Policy, Vol. 3, p. 17, 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Dec 2010
Robin Feldman and Deborah Furth
UC Hastings Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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patent, stem cells, iPS cells, biotechnology, life science, life sciences, law and science, law & science

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Defensive Leveraging in Antitrust

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 87, June 1999
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Sep 1999 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2016
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Learning from Past Mistakes — The US Patent System and International Trade Agreements

Working Paper, East-West Center Workshop on Mega-Regionalism - New Challenges for Trade and Innovation
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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Empirical Evidence of Drug Companies Using Citizen Petitions to Hold Off Competition

UC Hastings Research Paper No. 269
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2018
Robin Feldman, John Gray and Giora Ashkenazi
UC Hastings Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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Federalism, First Amendment & Patents: The Fraud Fallacy

17 Columbia Science and Technology Law Review 30 (2015)
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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preemption, patent assertion, federalism, antitrust, First Amendment, fraud

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A Conversation on Judicial Decision-Making

UC Hastings Research Paper No. 28
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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intellectual property, patents, supreme court, federal circuit

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The Cancer Curse: Regulatory Failure by Success

21 Col. Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 1 (2019), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 353
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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cancer, regulatory failure, regulation, social policy, unintended regulatory success

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Federalism, Patents, and the Constitutionality of State Pharmaceutical Regulation

UC Hastings Research Paper No. 311
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2018
UC Hastings Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law, University of California - Institute for Innovation Law, UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science & Health Policy and UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science & Health Policy
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pharmaceutical, drug pricing, constitutionality, federalism, preemption, Takings Clause, patent law, Fifth Amendment

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Viral Licensing: Ensuring the Public Interest When Taxpayers Fund Pharmaceutical Research

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 3, 2020, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 324
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman, Betty Chang Rowe and Rabiah Oral
UC Hastings Law, University of California Hastings College of the Law and University of California - Institute for Innovation Law
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pharmaceutical, policy, drug development system, universities, funding, innovation

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The Burden on Society from Eleventh-Hour 'Citizen Petitions' Filed to Slow Generic Drugs

79 Md. L. Rev. Online 1 (2020), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 355
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
Robin Feldman
UC Hastings Law
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citizen petitions, FDA, cost to society, prescription drugs

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Direct-to-consumer advertising, drug pricing, drug utilization, elderly, medical marketing, television