David S. Olson

Boston College Law School

Assistant Professor

885 Centre Street

Newton, MA 02459-1163

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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CITATIONS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Taking the Utilitarian Basis for Patent Law Seriously: The Case for Restricting Patentable Subject Matter

Temple Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 1, 2009, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 172
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
Downloads 592 (30,849)
Citation 2

Abstract:

patent, subject matter, Metabolite, LabCorp, section 101

2.

Hello Barbie: First They Will Monitor You, Then They Will Discriminate Against You. Perfectly.

67 Alabama Law Review 135 (2015), Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 358
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Irina D. Manta and David S. Olson
Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law and Boston College Law School
Downloads 442 (27,349)

Abstract:

copyright, price discrimination, internet of things, privacy, law and economics, cyberlaw, software licensing, antitrust

3.

First Amendment Based Copyright Misuse

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 52, No.2, November 2010, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 191
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Feb 2012
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
Downloads 348 (67,562)

Abstract:

copyright, intellectual property, patent, antitrust, copyright misuse, patent misuse, Lasercomb, First Amendment, speech, fair use, copyright infringement

4.

A Sustainable Music Industry for the 21st Century

101 Cornell Law Review Online 39 (2016), Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 383, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2016
Aloe Blacc, Irina D. Manta and David S. Olson
University of Southern California, Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law and Boston College Law School
Downloads 198 (41,119)

Abstract:

copyright, music licensing, compulsory license, streaming, ASCAP, BMI, consent decrees, pandora, internet radio

5.

First Amendment Interests and Copyright Accommodations

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 5, 2009, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 184
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jan 2010
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
Downloads 176 (138,459)

Abstract:

Eldred v. Ashcroft, traditional contours of copyright, Golan v. Holder

6.

Removing the Troll from the Thicket: The Case for Enhancing Patent Maintenance Fees in Relation to the Size of a Patent Owner's Non-Practiced Patent Portfolio

Florida Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2017, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 303
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
Downloads 166 (134,240)

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7.

Rules versus Standards: Competing Notions of Inconsistency Robustness in Patent Law

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 64, No.3, 2013, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 258, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2031158
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
David S. Olson and Stefania Fusco
Boston College Law School and Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 136 (168,548)

Abstract:

inconsistency robustness, Supreme Court, Federal Circuit Courts, inconsistency elimination, information systems, patent law

8.

A Legitimate Interest in Promoting the Progress of Science: Constitutional Constraints on Copyright Laws

Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc, Vol. 64, pp. 185-198, 2011, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 247
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Oct 2011
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
Downloads 110 (201,939)

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9.

On NPEs, Holdups, and Underlying Faults in the Patent System

Cornell Law Review Online, Vol. 99, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 374
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Aug 2015
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
Downloads 18 (369,689)

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10.

Foreword to: A Special Issue of Boston College Law Review on Patent Law

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, 2015, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 375
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2015
David S. Olson
Boston College Law School
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