Justine Pila

Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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The Future of the Requirement for an Invention: Inherent Patentability as a Pre- and Post-Patent Determinant

BIOTECHNOLOGY AND SOFTWARE PATENT LAW: iotechnology and Software Patent Law: A Comparative Review on New Developments, Chapter 1, G Ghidini & E Arezzo, eds., Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2011 , Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 35/2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2014
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patents, inventions, EPC, europeanization, harmonization, legal theory, history

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An Intentional View of the Copyright Work

The Modern Law Review, Vol. 71, pp. 535-558, 2008, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 5/2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
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An Intentional View of the Copyright Work

Modern Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 4, pp. 535-558, July 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
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Copyright and its Categories of Original Works

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 229–254, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 22/2008
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
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Copyright, expressive (literary, dramatic, music, artistic) works, categories, theories of art, formalism

Copyright and its Categories of Original Works

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 30, Issue 2, pp. 229-254, 2010
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Who Owns the Intellectual Property Rights in Academic Work?

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 2010, pp. 609–613, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 49/2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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Intellectual Property, Ownership, Copyright, Patents, Inventions, Universities, Academics, Employees

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Software Patents, Separation of Powers, and Failed Syllogisms: A Cornucopia from the Enlarged Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office

Cambridge Law Journal, Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 203–228, 2011, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 48/2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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Vienna Convention Art. 31, Art. 32, Art. 33, travaux, EPC Art. 112(1)(b), Art. 52(2), Presidential referrals, EBA, computer programs, patents, G_03/08, europeanisation, harmonisation, patentability

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Professional and Academic Employee Inventions: Looking Beyond the UK Paradigm

BUSINESS INNOVATION: A LEGAL BALANCING ACT - PERSPECTIVES FROM INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT, COMPETITION AND CORPORATE LAWS, M Pittard, A Monitti and J Duns, eds., Edward Elgar, 2012 , Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 40/2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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Patents, inventions, ownership, universities, academic freedom, doctors, employees, Patents Act 1977, s39

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An Australian Copyright Revolution and its Relevance for UK Jurisprudence: IceTV in the light of Infopaq v. Danske

Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal, Vol. 9, pp. 77-95, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 31/2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
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Intellectual property, copyright, reproduction right, originality, harmonisation, europeanisation

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Works of Artistic Craftsmanship in the High Court of Australia: The Exception as Paradigm Copyright Work

Federal Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 3, pp. 365-381, 2009, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 34/2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Justine Pila
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copyright, artistic works, works of artistic craftsmanship, art, theory

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Compilation Copyright: A Matter Calling for 'a Certain...Sobriety'

Australian Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 19, pp. 231-266, 2008, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 45/2008
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 23 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Justine Pila
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The Literary Work within Copyright Law: An Analysis of its Present and Future Status

Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 13, pp. 133-177, 1999
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2009
Justine Pila and Andrew F. Christie
Professor of Law - University of Oxford and Melbourne Law School
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Copyright, literary work

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Article 53(b) EPC: A Challenge to the 'Novartis' Theory of European Patent History

Modern Law Review, Vol. 72, pp. 436-462, 2009, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21/2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2013
Justine Pila
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Patents, biotechnology, plants and animals, Article 53(b) EPC, Article 2(b) SPC, Article 4 Biotechnology Directive, EC law making, legal harmonisation

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Chemical Products and Proportionate Patents Before and After Generics v Lundbeck

King's Law Journal, Vol. 20, 489-526, 2009, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12/2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2014
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Lord Hoffmann and Purposive Interpretation in Intellectual Property Law

PS Davies and J Pila (eds), The Jurisprudence of Lord Hoffmann (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2015), Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2015
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Copyright and Related Rights: Outlining a Case for a European Morality/Public Policy Exclusion

PLC Torremans (ed), Copyright Law: A Handbook of Contemporary Research (EE 2016), Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 53/2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Aug 2016
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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Copyright, Related Rights, Fundamental Rights, EU Charter, Morality, Public Policy, Ordre Public, Exclusions, European Law, Information Society Directive

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Reflections on a Post-Pandemic European Patent System

European Intellectual Property Review, 2020 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2020
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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Patents, inventive step, FRAND licensing, essential medicines, morality, public policy, COVID-19, Europe, drug patenting

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'Sewing the Fly Buttons on the Statute': Employee Inventions and the Employment Context

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 32, 2012 , Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 50/2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
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patents, inventions, ownership, employment, property

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Property in Human Genetic Material: An Old Legal Question for a New Technological Age

TK Hervey & D Orentlicher (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Health Law (OUP 2019), Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 58/2019
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jan 2020
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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Some Reflections on Method and Policy in the Crowded House of European Patent Law and their Implications for India

National Law School of India Review, Vol. 24, 2012, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 5/2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2012
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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European patent law, UK patent law, Indian patent law, comparative law, TRIPS, European private law, human dignity, public ordre/morality

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Authorship and e-Science: Balancing Epistemological Trust and Skepticism in the Digital Environment

Social Epistemology, Vol. 23, pp. 1-24, 2009, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2014
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COVID-19 and Contact Tracing: A Study in Regulation by Technology

European Journal of Law and Technology (2020)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Dec 2020
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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The Authorial Works Protectable by Copyright

E Rosati (ed), Routledge Handbook of European Copyright Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jul 2020
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford
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European copyright law, authorial works, subsistence, subject matter, originality, authorship, art theory

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Article 53(B) EPC: A Challenge to the Novartis Theory of European Patent History

Modern Law Review, Vol. 72, Issue 3, pp. 436-462, May 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 May 2009
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A Constitutionalized Doctrine of Precedent and the Marleasing Principle as Bases for a European Legal Methodology

A Ohly & J Pila (eds), The Europeanization of Intellectual Property Law: Towards a European Legal Methodology (Oxford: OUP 2013) 227–53 (chapter 13), Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 88/2013
Posted: 05 Sep 2013
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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European harmonization, methodology, European patent law, private law, CJEU, EU law

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Pluralism, Principles and Proportionality in Intellectual Property

(2014) Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 77/2013
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2015
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Intellectual property, justifications, pluralism, EU law, Europe, principles, copyright, patents

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Isolated Human Genes: The Patent Equivalent of a Non-Copyrightable Sound Recording

Law Quarterly Review, 2013, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 71/2013
Posted: 13 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2013
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The European Patent: An Old and Vexing Problem

(2013) 62(4) International & Comparative Law Quarterly, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13/2013
Posted: 16 May 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2013
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Unification, Harmonisation, Patents, History, Europe

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Quel Droit Des Brevets Pour L'Union Europeenne? Les Enseignements De La Jurisprudence De La CJUE (What Patent Law for the European Union? Lessons from the Patent Jurisprudence of the CJEU)

C. Geiger (ed.), What Patent Law for the European Union? (Litec, 2013), Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 78/2012
Posted: 26 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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European patent law, harmonisation, EU unitary patent package, CJEU

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Patent Eligibility and Scope Revisited in the Light of Schütz v. Werit, European Law, and Copyright Jurisprudence

R.C. Dreyfuss & J.C. Ginsburg (eds), Intellectual Property at the Edge: The Contested Contours of IP (Cambridge University Press) Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16/2012
Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 30 May 2013
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patent eligibility, patent scope, claim construction, product patents, copyright scope, Schütz v Werit, European IP law, CJEU, subject matter limitations

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Intellectual Property Rights and Detached Human Body Parts

(2012) Journal of Medical Ethics, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 7/2012
Posted: 11 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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intellectual property, human body parts, medical ethics, human dignity, autonomy, patents, copyright, inventions

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Patents for Human Genes and Methods of Analysis and Comparison

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 126, 2010 , Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 41/2010
Posted: 10 May 2011 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2013
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Patents, inventions, genes, biotechnology, Biotech Directive, AMP v. USPTO, EPC

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On the European Requirement for an Invention

International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Vol. 42, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 77/2010
Posted: 20 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2014
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Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Patents, Inventions, EPC Art 52(2), Legal History, Europeanization, Philosophy of Science & Technology

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Academic Freedom and the Courts

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 126, pp. 347-351, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 39/2010
Posted: 20 May 2010
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Academic Freedom, Intellectual Property, Patents, Copyright, Ownership, Universities

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Chemical Product Patents and Biogen Insufficiency Before the House of Lords

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 125, pp. 573-578, 2009, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 54/2009
Posted: 23 Nov 2009
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The Requirement for an Invention in Patent Law

Oxford: OUP, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 40/2009
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2014
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Patentable Subject Matter: Response to a Request for Written Comments by the Australian Government's Advisory Council on Intellectual Property

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 37/2008
Posted: 26 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2010
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Article 52(2) of the Convention on the Grant of European Patents: What Did the Framers Intend? A Study of the Travaux Preparatoires

IIC: International Review of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Vol. 36, 2005
Posted: 05 Jun 2005
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Patent law, EPC, article 52(2), inventions, history

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Dispute Over the Meaning of 'Invention' in Article 52(2) Epc - the Patentability of Computer-Implemented Inventions in Europe

International Review of Industrial Property & Copyright Law, Vol. 36, 2005
Posted: 22 Sep 2004
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Patent law, computer-implemented inventions, Europe

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Inherent Patentability in Anglo-Australian Law: A History

Australian Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 14, pp. 109-166, 2003
Posted: 10 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2014
Justine Pila
Professor of Law - University of Oxford

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Patent law, inherent patentability

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Methods of Medical Treatment within Australian and United Kingdom Patents Law

Posted: 18 May 2002
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The Common Law Invention in its Original Form

Posted: 24 May 2001
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common, law, invention