F. Scott Kieff

George Washington University - Law School

Professor

2000 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20052

United States

Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace

Ray and Louise Knowles Senior Fellow

434 Galvez Mall

Stanford, CA 94305-6010

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

The Case for Registering Patents and the Law and Economics of Present Patent-Obtaining Rules

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 276; Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 04-02-04
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Feb 2004
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 640 (32,523)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Antitrust, Patent, Trademark, Property, Innovation, Invention, Law and Economics, Litigation, Registration, Examination, SEC

The Case for Registering Patents and the Law and Economics of Present Patent-Obtaining Rules

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 415; Washington U School of Law Working Paper No. 03-04-03
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 489 (46,271)
Citation 5

Abstract:

patent, patent registration

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The Case against Copyright: A Comparative Institutional Analysis of Intellectual Property Regimes

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 297; Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 04-10-01
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 1,086 (14,598)

Abstract:

Patent, Trademark, Copyright, New Institutional Economics, Innovation, Invention, Property, Antitrust

3.

Property Rights and Property Rules for Commercializing Inventions

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 85, Pp. 697-754, 2001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Jul 2000
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 839 (19,497)
Citation 22

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The Basics Matter: At the Periphery of Intellectual Property

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 275; Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 04-02-03
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Feb 2004
F. Scott Kieff and Troy A. Paredes
George Washington University - Law School and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 747 (25,684)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Intellectual property, antitrust, patent, trademark, copyright, property, contract, innovation, invention, law and economics, misuse

5.

An Approach to Intellectual Property, Bankruptcy, and Corporate Control

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 305; Washington Univ. School of Law Faculty Working Paper No. 05-07-01
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jun 2005
F. Scott Kieff and Troy A. Paredes
George Washington University - Law School and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 562 (37,479)

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Corporate Control, Bankruptcy, Property

6.

Facilitating Scientific Research: Intellectual Property Rights and the Norms of Science - A Response to Rai and Eisenberg

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 95, 2000
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Oct 2000
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 558 (38,692)
Citation 8

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IP Transactions: On the Theory & Practice of Commercializing Innovation

Washington U. School of Law Working Paper, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 311
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 506 (41,825)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, innovation, transactions

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Contrived Conflicts: The Supreme Court Versus the Basics of Intellectual Property Law

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 30, 2004
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 454 (50,283)

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, IP, Patent, Trademark, Copyright, Supreme Court

9.

The FTC, IP, and SSOs: Government Hold-Up Replacing Private Coordination

Journal of Competition Law & Economics, March 2012, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 414, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 578, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 578, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 11-26, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 568, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 11-23
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2013
New York University School of Law, George Washington University - Law School and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 447 (46,360)
Citation 1

Abstract:

IP, SSO, RAND, patent, intellectual property, antitrust, competition, standard setting organizations, hold-up, ex ante, innovation, property, contract, coordination, private ordering, new institutional economics

10.

Questioning the Frequency and Wisdom of Compulsory Licensing for Pharmaceutical Patents

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 78, p. 71, 2011, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 527, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-48, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 567, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 567
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2011
Richard A. Epstein and F. Scott Kieff
New York University School of Law and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 412 (52,854)

Abstract:

patent, intellectual property

11.

Coordination, Property & Intellectual Property: An Unconventional Approach to Anticompetitive Effects & Downstream Access

Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 06-06-01, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 323
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 392 (58,431)

Abstract:

patent, trademark, copyright, intellectual property, innovation, property, new institutional economics, coordination

12.

Patents for Environmentalists

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 9, 2002
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Apr 2003
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 377 (61,924)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Patent, Environment, Intellectual Property, Biodiversity

13.

How Not to Invent a Patent Crisis

REACTING TO THE SPENDING SPREE: POLICY CHANGES WE CAN AFFORD, Terry L. Anderson and Richard Sousa, eds., Hoover Institution Press, 2009, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 384, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-02, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 482
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2013
F. Scott Kieff and Henry E. Smith
George Washington University - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 363 (64,629)

Abstract:

patent, innovation

14.

On the Importance to Economic Success of Property Rights in Finance and Innovation

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 359, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 08-08-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2008
Stephen Haber, F. Scott Kieff and Troy A. Paredes
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science, George Washington University - Law School and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 292 (79,501)

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Engineering a Deal: Toward a Private Ordering Solution to the Anticommons Problem

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 330, Washington University School of Law Working Paper No. 06-12-01
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
F. Scott Kieff and Troy A. Paredes
George Washington University - Law School and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 278 (87,707)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Anticommons, Patent

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Removing Property from Intellectual Property and (Intended?) Pernicious Impacts on Innovation and Competition

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 547, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 547, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 411
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2013
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 266 (89,731)

Abstract:

Patents, property, property rules, liability rules, competition, antitrust

17.

Quanta v. LG Electronics: Frustrating Patent Deals by Taking Contracting Options Off the Table?

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 366
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Sep 2008
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 232 (102,527)
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Comment on Intellectual Property, Concentration and the Limits of Antitrust in the Biotech Seed Industry

Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-9, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
George Washington University - Law School, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), University of Missouri at Columbia - Contracting and Organizations Research Institute (CORI) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 192 (119,434)

Abstract:

AMC, Antitrust Modernization Committee Report, DuPont, EPA, FDA, FTC, Frank Easterbrook, Harold Demsetz, Independent Ink, John Paul Stevens, Ken Arrow, Monsanto, Patents, Supreme Court, Timothy Muris, Transgenic, Vertical Efficiencies

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Incentive Effects from Different Approaches to Holdup Mitigation Surrounding Patent Remedies and Standard-Setting Organizations

Journal of Competition Law & Economics, 2013, Forthcoming, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-116, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-116
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2013
F. Scott Kieff and Anne Layne-Farrar
George Washington University - Law School and Charles River Associates
Downloads 137 (123,313)

Abstract:

patent, intellectual property, IP, antitrust, competition, standard setting organizations, SSO, holdup, remedies, damages, RAND, innovation, property, contract, coordination, private ordering, new institutional economics

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Anything Under the Sun Made by Humans: Patent Law Doctrines as Endogenous Institutions for Commercializing Innovation

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 62, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
James E. Daily and F. Scott Kieff
Washington University in St. Louis - Center for Empirical Research in the Law and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 126 (155,027)

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The Case for Preferring Patent-Validity Litigation Over Second-Window Review and Gold-Plated Patents: When One Size Doesn't Fit All, How Could Two Do the Trick?

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 373, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 09-06-04
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 May 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2009
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 110 (203,296)
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Supreme Court Brief of Dr. Ananda Chakrabarty as Amicus Curiae in Support of Petitioners in Bilski

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 286, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 485
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
F. Scott Kieff and Richard A. Epstein
George Washington University - Law School and New York University School of Law
Downloads 93 (230,901)

Abstract:

Business Methods, patents, innovation, software, biotechnology

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An Inconvenient School of Thought

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 591, 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 566, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 566
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 May 2011
F. Scott Kieff
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 90 (230,901)

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Wrong Incentives from Financial System Fixes

REACTING TO THE SPENDING SPREE: POLICY CHANGES WE CAN AFFORD, Terry L. Anderson and Richard Sousa, eds., Hoover Institution Press, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 383
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2009
Stephen Haber and F. Scott Kieff
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 82 (249,689)

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