The New Invention Creation Activity Boundary in Patent Law

27 Pages Posted: 17 Sep 2009

Date Written: September 11, 2009

Abstract

This Essay identifies a new boundary in patent law: invention creation activity and explores the possible challenges and opportunities it may facilitate. The boundary currently is neither robust nor extensive, and whether and under what circumstances it should exist at all is open to debate.

Keywords: patent, biodiversity, biotechnology stem cells, China, morality

Suggested Citation

Bagley, Margo A., The New Invention Creation Activity Boundary in Patent Law (September 11, 2009). William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-05, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1471986

Margo A. Bagley (Contact Author)

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