David L. Schwartz

Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law

Professor of Law

375 E. Chicago Ave

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Rise of Contingent Fee Representation in Patent Litigation

64 Alabama Law Review 335 (2012)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2012
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 2,428 (3,224)
Citation 1

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2.

Analyzing the Role of Non-Practicing Entities in the Patent System

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 99, Issue 2, pp. 425-456 (2014), Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS13-03, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2014
David L. Schwartz and Jay P. Kesan
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 2,316 (3,389)
Citation 1

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patent, troll, NPE, PAE, patent assertion, empirical, patent litigation

3.

Unpacking Patent Assertion Entities (PAEs)

99 Minnesota Law Review 649 (2014), Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS 14-20, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 14-17, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-49
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2014
University of Richmond School of Law, University of Illinois College of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 1,582 (5,923)

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patents, patent litigation, non-practicing entity, NPE, patent assertion entity, PAE, patent monetization entity, PME, patent troll, American Invents Act, joinder, patent holding company, empirical

4.

Practice Makes Perfect? An Empirical Study of Claim Construction Reversal Rates in Patent Cases

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 107, p. 223, 2008, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property, Science & Technology Research Paper No. 09-016
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2010
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 1,093 (12,776)
Citation 8

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patent, claim construction, empirical, judge, reversal, judicial

5.

Understanding the Realities of Modern Patent Litigation

92 Texas Law Review 1769 (2014), Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-12, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2442451
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 May 2014 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2014
John R. Allison, Mark A. Lemley and David L. Schwartz
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, Stanford Law School and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 1,082 (5,814)

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6.

The Use of Legal Scholarship by the Federal Courts of Appeals: An Empirical Study

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 96, p. 1345, 2011, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-38
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
David L. Schwartz and Lee Petherbridge
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 601 (33,975)
Citation 1

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Law Reviews, Law and Courts, Judges, Circuit Courts, Legal Scholarship, Law Journals, Empirical, Law and Society

7.

An Empirical Assessment of the Supreme Court’s Use of Legal Scholarship

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, Page 995, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2011-31
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2012
Lee Petherbridge and David L. Schwartz
Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 564 (35,864)

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Supreme Court, Empirical, Courts, Judges, Law & Courts, Development of Law, Jurisprudence, Law & Society, Legal Scholarship, Use of Legal Scholarship, Law Reviews, Law Journals, Legal Academy

8.

Our Divided Patent System

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 82, pp. 1073-1154 (2015), Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2510004, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-28
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2016
John R. Allison, Mark A. Lemley and David L. Schwartz
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, Stanford Law School and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 421 (35,451)

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9.

Courting Specialization: An Empirical Study of Claim Construction Comparing Patent Litigation Before Federal District Courts and the International Trade Commission

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 1699, 2009, Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property, Science & Technology Research Paper No. 10-023
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2010
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 336 (68,365)
Citation 3

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patent, claim construction, empirical, international trade commission, ITC, judge, district court, reversal rate

10.

Paving the Path to Accurately Predicting Legal Outcomes: A Comment on Professor Chien’s Predicting Patent Litigation

Texas Law Review See Also, Vol. 90, pp. 97-109, 2012, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 12-079, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 11-12, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS12-09
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2012
Jay P. Kesan, David L. Schwartz and Ted M. Sichelman
University of Illinois College of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 252 (88,289)
Citation 1

Abstract:

patent litigation, predicting, patent, federal circuit, outcomes, empirical

11.

Legal Scholarship and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit: An Empirical Study of a National Circuit

26 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 1561 (2012), Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2011-07
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
David L. Schwartz and Lee Petherbridge
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 217 (110,153)

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Courts, Legal Scholarship, Federal Circuit, National Circuit, Subject Matter Courts, Specialized Courts, Empirical, Empirics, Jurisprudence, Decisional law, Development of Law, Development of Jurisprudence, Role of Legal Academy

12.

Standards of Proof in Civil Litigation: An Experiment from Patent Law

26 Harvard Journal of Law &Technology 429 (2013)., 7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper (2012)., Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2012-13
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2015
David L. Schwartz and Christopher B. Seaman
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Washington and Lee University School of Law
Downloads 216 (95,875)

Abstract:

patent, experiment, empirical, presumption, burden of proof, standard of proof, obvious, i4i

13.

Explaining the Demise of the Doctrine of Equivalents

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 26, p. 1157, 2011
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 183 (132,801)
Citation 1

Abstract:

patent, federal circuit, doctrine of equivalents, claim construction, markman, empirical

14.

Retroactivity at the Federal Circuit

89 IND. L.J. 1548 (2014), Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-40
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2015
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 123 (174,157)

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retroactivity, retroactive, prospective, federal circuit, patent

15.

On Mass Patent Aggregators

Columbia Law Review Sidebar, Vol. 114, page 51 (2014), Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-20
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 May 2014 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 117 (155,719)

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patent, troll, aggregator, NPE, PAE, non-practicing entity, patent assertion entity, licensing

16.

Pre-Markman Reversal Rates

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 1073, 2010 (symposium issue)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2014
David L. Schwartz
Downloads 93 (215,431)

Abstract:

patent, claim, claim construction, empirical, reversal rate, markman, cybor

17.

The End of an Epithet? An Exploration of the Use of Legal Scholarship in Intellectual Property Decisions

Houston Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2013, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2013-8
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2013
Lee Petherbridge and David L. Schwartz
Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 80 (229,011)

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Patent, Federal Circuit, Federal Circuit Performance, Legal Scholarship, Supreme Court, Intellectual Property

18.

Data Sources on Patents, Copyrights, Trademarks, and Other Intellectual Property

2 RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE LAW & ECONOMICS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (Peter S. Menell, David L. Schwartz & Ben Depoorter, eds., Edgar Elgar Publishing) (2016, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
David L. Schwartz and Ted M. Sichelman
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 68 (130,880)

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intellectual property, patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, data sources, dataset, empirical

19.

Progression and Workload in Civil Litigation: An Empirical Analysis of Patent Disputes

University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-37
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2017
University of Richmond School of Law, University of Illinois College of Law, University of Chicago - Law School and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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20.

Patently Risky: Framing, Innovation and Entrepreneurial Preferences

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2017
Iowa State University, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Northwestern University School of Law and Columbia University - School of Law
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Patent, Intellectual Property, Experiment, Risk Preferences

21.

Empirical Studies of the International Trade Commission

2 Research Handbook On The Law & Economics Of Intellectual Property (Peter S. Menell & David L. Schwartz, eds., Edgar Elgar Publishing)(2017 Forthcoming), Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2-17
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 May 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2017
Colleen V. Chien and David L. Schwartz
Santa Clara University - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
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ITC, International Trade Commission, Section 337

22.

How Often Do Non-Practicing Entities Win Patent Suits?

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Forthcoming, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 485, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2750128, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 16-08, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-03
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
John R. Allison, Mark A. Lemley and David L. Schwartz
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, Stanford Law School and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 0 (60,008)

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