Ralph D. Clifford

University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth

333 Faunce Corner Road

North Dartmouth, MA 02747-1252

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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A Statistical Analysis of the Patent Bar: Where are the Software-Savvy Patent Attorneys?

North Carolina Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 11, p. 223, 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2013
Ralph D. Clifford, Thomas G. Field and Jon R. Cavicchi
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth, University of New Hampshire School of Law (formerly Franklin Pierce Law Center) and University of New Hampshire School of Law
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Patents, Patent Bar, Computer Science, Patent Quality

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The Constitutionality of Design Patents

14 Chi.-Kent J. Intell. Prop. 553 (2015)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2015
Ralph D. Clifford and Richard J. Peltz-Steele
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth and University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
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design patent, intellectual property, constitutionality, fair use, Article I, First Amendment

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Intellectual Property Rights in an Attorney’s Work-Product

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2011
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
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Creativity Revisited

IDEA: The IP Law Review, Vol. 59, at 25-47, 2018
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Dec 2018
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
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Intellectual Property, Patent, Copyright, Creativity, Artificial Intellegence

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Massachusetts Has a Problem: The Unconstitutionality of the Tax Deed

13 U. Mass. L. Rev. 274 (2018)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2018
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
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Due Process, Real Estate Tax, Tax Foreclosure

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Is It Time for a Rule 11 for the Patent Bar?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
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patents, intellectual property, regulation of attorneys

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Design Patent Infringement Needs a Free Expression Defense (La infracción de patentes de diseño necesita una defensa de libre expresión)

Juriste International, No. 1, 2017, at 44
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Feb 2018
Richard J. Peltz-Steele and Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth and University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
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intellectual property, design, patent, freedom of expression, fair use, infringement

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Brief of Eleven Law Professors and AARP As Amici Curiae in Support of Respondent, Bilski v. Kappos, 130 S.Ct. 3218 (2010) (No. 08–964).

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Dec 2017
DePaul University College of Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law, University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth, American University - Washington College of Law, American University - Washington College of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Center for Society and Genetics, American University - Washington College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law, Howard University School of Law and University of Idaho - College of Law
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patent, constitution, subject matter eligiblity, creative, invention

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Brief of Amicus Curiae Interdisciplinary Research Team on Programmer Creativity Addressing Expressions and Ideas

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, University of Massachusetts Lowell and University of Massachusetts Lowell
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copyright, computer software, computer program, creativity, expression, idea

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Random Numbers, Chaos Theory and Cogitation: A Search for the Minimal Creativity Standard in Copyright Law

Posted: 15 Oct 2004
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth

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copyright, creativity, chaos theory, neuroscience

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Cybercrime: The Investigation, Prosecution and Defense of a Computer-Related Crime

Posted: 06 Nov 2001
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth

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The Federal Circuit's Cruise to Uncharted Waters: How Patent Protection for Algorithms and Business Methods May Sink the Ucita and State Intellectual Property Protection

Temple Law Review, Vol. 73, Winter 2001
Posted: 13 Dec 2000
Ralph D. Clifford
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth

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