Thomas Folsom

Regent University School of Law

Professor

1000 Regent University Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

United States

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Intellectual Property and Public Health – A White Paper

Akron Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 7, 2013, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-11, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 152-2013, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 2259089, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-22
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
University of New Hampshire School of Law, Michigan State University - College of Law, University of Akron - School of Law, Regent University School of Law, University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, Georgia State University College of Law, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, University of Akron - School of Law, University of Akron - School of Law, New York University School of Law, Northeastern University - School of Law, University of Kansas - School of Law and University of Akron, School of Law
Downloads 340 (55,906)

Abstract:

public health, intellectual property, TRIPS, patent, healthcare, health, big data, innovation, health care, pharmaceuticals, alternatives, Hatch-Waxman, prizes, collectively governed systems, clinical trials, black box, transparency, Obamacare, privacy, human rights

2.

Space Pirates, Hitchhikers, Guides, and the Public Interest: Transformational Trademark Law in Cyberspace

Rutgers Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 825, 2008
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 01 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 174 (134,209)

Abstract:

Trademarks, Cyberspace, Initial Interest Confusion, Use as a mark, Nature and Place of use, Space pirates

3.

Defining Cyberspace (Finding Real Virtue in the Place of Virtual Reality)

Tulane Journal of Technology & Intellectual Property, Vol. 9, p. 75, 2007
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 146 (126,802)

Abstract:

Cyberspace, Objective cyberspace, Definition, Embodied switched network, Access, navigation, information-activity, augmentation, trust

4.

Finding Superman in Cyberspace (Poisoned Flowers, Pt. 1): Resolving Focal Point and Trademark Disputes on the Internet and in Cyberspace by Rewriting Code

McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 2, Winter 2012
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 23 Mar 2012
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 134 (173,344)

Abstract:

focal points, trademarks, cyberspace, law of the horse, poisonous flowers, intellectual property, new technological uses, law and economics

5.

Missing the Mark in Cyberspace: Misapplying Trademark Law to Invisible and Attenuated Uses

33 Rutgers Computer & Tech. L. J. 137 (2007)
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 01 Mar 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 79 (247,819)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Trademarks, Cyberspace, Initial Interest Confusion, Use "as" a mark

6.

Evaluating Supernatural Law: An Inquiry into the Health of Nations (The Restatement of the Obvious, Part II)

Regent Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 105, 2008
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 01 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 72 (263,031)

Abstract:

Supernatural law, Natural law, Modern moral realism, Normative jurisprudence, Law & Morality, Rule of law, Non-imposition, Assurances of performance

7.

Towards Non-Neutral Principles of Private Law: Designing Secondary Liability Rules for New Technological Uses

Akron Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 3, p. 41, 2009
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 63 (279,937)

Abstract:

Secondary liability, Non-neutral rules, Intellectual property, new technological uses, hostage style, consent style, safe harbors, distintegrating intellectual proprerty

8.

Truth in Intellectual Property Revisited: Embracing Ebay at the Edge

2 Akron Intell. Prop. J. 69 (2008)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Mar 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 56 (300,973)

Abstract:

eBay, Public interest, Ghost patents, Novelty items, Phantom copyrights, Plagiarism, Invisible trademarks, Jabberwock, Disintegrating IP, Disintegration

9.

Reconsidering the Reliance Rules: The Restatement of Contracts and Promissory Estoppel in North Dakota

66 N.D. Law Rev. 317 (1990)
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 01 Mar 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 54 (289,081)

Abstract:

Promissory estoppel, Reliance interest, Restatement Contracts, Civil Code

10.

Poisoned Flowers in Cyberspace: Resolving Focal Point Abuses and Trademark-Related Conflicts in Space by Rewriting Code

McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, Summer 2010 (Anticipated)
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 51 (298,492)

Abstract:

Intellectual Property, Trademarks, Cyberspace, Focal Points, Game Theory, Transaction Costs, Property Rights,Technological Change, Initial Interest, Use, Markers, Spoilers, Misappropriation, Deceit, Unfair Competition, Waste

11.

The Restatement of the Obvious: Or, What's Right Got to Do With It?

Regent Law Review, Vol. 16, p. 301, 2004
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2009
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 51 (308,673)

Abstract:

Moral realism, Restatement of the obvious, Modern moral realism, Normative jurisprudence

12.

Minority Report: Real Patent Reform, Maybe Later — The America Invents Act and the Quasi-Recodification Solution

University of Akron Intellectual Property Journal, Vol. 45, p. 179, 2012
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 15 Sep 2012
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 48 (311,238)

Abstract:

Patents, AIA, America Invents Act, Patent Reform, Restatement, Codification, First to Invent, First to File, First to Declare

13.

Racing the Genie in Cyberspace (Poisoned Flowers, Pt. 2): Implementing the Solution to Focal Point and Trademark Disputes in Cyberspace by Rewriting Code

McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 815, 2012
Number of pages: 149 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 22 (418,650)

Abstract:

intellectual property, trademarks, cyberspace, focal points, new technological uses, law of the horse, poisonous flowers, magic horses, Superman, law and economics

14.

Designing Food, Owning the Cornucopia: What the Patented Peanut & Jelly Sandwich Might Teach (The Replicator and Non-Scarcity Economics)

8 Akron Intell. Prop. J. 53 (2015)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Mar 2015
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law
Downloads 12 (404,854)

Abstract:

patents, nonobviousness, peanut butter jelly, non-scarcity economics, public domain protection agency

15.

Regulating Poisoned Flowers

Posted: 02 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2010
Thomas Folsom
Regent University School of Law

Abstract:

Trademarks, Markers, Spoilers, Cyberspace, Initial Interest Confusion, Use as a Mark, Nature and Place of Use

Abstract:

Google library, cyberspace, new technological uses, copyright, fair use, nature and place of use