Rational Design Rights Ignorance

33 Pages Posted: 16 Apr 2010

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David Orozco

Florida State University - College of Business

Date Written: May 14, 2009


This paper looks at organizational failures that appear rational to explain why firms do not coordinate intellectual property rights comprised of: utility patents, design rights, trade dress and trademarks.

Keywords: Patents, Design, Trademark, New Product Development, Intellectual Property

JEL Classification: K2, L2, M3, O3

Suggested Citation

Orozco, David, Rational Design Rights Ignorance (May 14, 2009). American Business Law Journal, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 573-605, Winter 2009, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1589681

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Florida State University - College of Business ( email )

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