Chapter 1: Patent Law in a Nutshell
Patent Law in a Nutshell, M. Adelman, R. Rader & G. Klancnik, eds., Thomson, 2008
15 Pages Posted: 6 Apr 2013
Date Written: 2008
This book provides a concise description of the fundamentals of U.S. patent law. The book is organized in sixteen chapters, covering topics such as the foundations of patent law, patent acquisition, anticipation, patent eligibility, patent claims, construction, and remedies. The book discusses the key statutes, rules, and cases that have shaped present-day patent law doctrine.
Keywords: patent law, nutshell, hornbook, patent eligibility, patent claims, patent construction, patent acquisition, anticipation, statutory bars, novelty, nonobviousness, adequate disclosure
JEL Classification: K11, K39
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