Oskar Liivak

Cornell University - Law School

Visiting Assistant Professor of Law

Myron Taylor Hall

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Rescuing the Invention from the Cult of the Claim

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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patent law, invention, claims, conception, claim construction, claim interpretation, disclosure, written description

2.

The Right Not to Use in Property and Patent Law

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-62
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2012
Oskar Liivak and Eduardo M. Penalver
Cornell University - Law School and Cornell University - Law School
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Property, patent, intellectual property, nonuse, patent trolls, remedies

3.

Maintaining Competition in Copying: Narrowing the Scope of Gene Patents

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 41, p. 177, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-010
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2013
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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patent law, originality, gene patent, DNA, gene, biotechnology, copyright, maps

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Rethinking the Concept of Exclusion in Patent Law

Georgetown Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2010
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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intellecual property, patent law, independent invention, competition, entry, Learned Hand, industrial organization

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Chapter 1: Reasonable Royalties

Forthcoming, Patent Remedies and Complex Products: Toward a Global Consensus, Ch. 1 (Brad Biddle, Jorge L. Contreras, Brian J. Love, and Norman V. Siebrasse, eds., Cambridge University Press) , SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 405, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-49
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 10 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2018
University of Minnesota Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Cornell University - Law School, Santa Clara University School of Law, University of New Brunswick - Fredericton - Faculty of Law, Graduate School, Nagoya University and Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
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Overclaiming is Criminal

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-35
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Sep 2016
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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Patent, Invention, Claiming, Functional Claiming, Oath, False Statement

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Establishing an Island of Patent Sanity

Brooklyn Law Review, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-06
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jan 2013
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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patent, invention, market, modularity

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When Nominal is Reasonable: Damages for the Unpracticed Patent

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2014
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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Patent Law, Patent Damages, Patent Trolls, Reasonable Royalties, Innovation, Commercialization

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Private Law and the Future of Patents

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 30, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-09
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Feb 2017
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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H.L.A. Hart, internal point of view, innovation, markets, private law, patent

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The Unresolved Interpretive Ambiguity of Patent Claims: A Response to Solum and Chiang

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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patent law, claims, invention, interpretation, ambiguity

11.

Finding Invention

Florida State University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Aug 2012
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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patent law, invention, principle, after arising technology

12.

Maturing Patent Theory from Industrial Policy to Intellectual Property

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 5, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Oct 2012
Oskar Liivak
Cornell University - Law School
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Intellectual Property, Patents, Property