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IRPN: Innovation & Patent Law & Policy (Sub-Topic)

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 9 Dec 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 5,852 The Direct Costs from NPE Disputes
James E. Bessen and Michael J. Meurer
Boston University - School of Law and Boston University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jun 2012
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
2 5,240 The Private and Social Costs of Patent Trolls
James E. Bessen, Michael J. Meurer and Jennifer Laurissa Ford
Boston University - School of Law, Boston University - School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date posted to database: 19 Sep 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
3 4,984 Software Patents and the Return of Functional Claiming
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Jul 2012
Last Revised: 25 May 2014
4 4,589 High Technology Entrepreneurs and the Patent System: Results of the 2008 Berkeley Patent Survey
Stuart J.H. Graham, Robert P. Merges, Pamela Samuelson and Ted M. Sichelman
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Date posted to database: 4 Jul 2009
Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
5 4,527 The Myth of the Sole Inventor
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
6 4,355 Where to File Your Patent Case
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 3 May 2010
Last Revised: 7 Dec 2014
7 4,349 Patent Case Management Judicial Guide - Third Edition
Peter S. Menell, Lynn H. Pasahow, James H. A. Pooley, Matthew Powers, Steven C. Carlson, Jeffrey G. Homrig, George F. Pappas, Carolyn Chang, Colette Reiner Mayer and Marc David Peters
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Fenwick & West LLP, Independent, Tensegrity Law Group, Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP, Latham & Watkins, Covington & Burling LLP, Fenwick & West LLP, Morrison & Foerster, LLP and Morrison & Foerster, LLP
Date posted to database: 4 Aug 2015
Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
8 4,264 Startups and Patent Trolls
Colleen V. Chien
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Sep 2012
Last Revised: 30 Aug 2013
9 3,665 Patent Troll Myths
Michael Risch
Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Mar 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
10 3,664 Product v. Process Patent in India
Sharmendra Chaudhry
National Law School of India University (NLSIU)
Date posted to database: 9 Feb 2011
Last Revised: 7 Sep 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
10 Oct 2016 through 9 Dec 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 117 Brief of Amici Curiae 56 Professors of Law and Economics in Support of Petition for Writ of Certiorari in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, No. 16-341
Colleen V. Chien, Mark A. Lemley, Brian J. Love and Arti K. Rai
Santa Clara University - School of Law, Stanford Law School, Santa Clara University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
2 114 Innovation and Taxation at Start-Up Firms
Susan C. Morse and Eric J. Allen
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Date posted to database: 3 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 3 Nov 2016
3 99 Rethinking the PHOSITA in Patent Litigation
Greg Reilly
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 19 Oct 2016
4 95 Standard-Essential Patents and Market Power
Anne Layne-Farrar and Koren W. Wong-Ervin
Charles River Associates and George Mason University, Scalia Law School - Global Antitrust Institute
Date posted to database: 19 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
5 92 Patents and Competition Law in India: CCI's Reductionist Approach in Evaluating Competitive Harm
Yogesh Pai and Nitesh Daryanani
National Law University Delhi, Centre for Innovation, IP and Competition (CIIPC) and Centre for Innovation, Intellectual Property and Competition
Date posted to database: 28 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 28 Oct 2016
6 70 Extra-Jurisdictional Remedies Involving Patent Licensing
Koren W. Wong-Ervin, Joshua D. Wright, Bruce H. Kobayashi and Douglas H. Ginsburg
George Mason University, Scalia Law School - Global Antitrust Institute, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, George Mason University - School of Law and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Date posted to database: 19 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
7 66 International Arbitration of Patent Claims
Thomas H. Lee
Fordham University School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 16 Oct 2016
8 57 Innovation Factors for Reasonable Royalties
Ted M. Sichelman
University of San Diego School of Law
Date posted to database: 7 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 7 Nov 2016
9 57 The FTC PAE Study: A Cautionary Tale About Making Unsupported Policy Recommendations
Joshua D. Wright and Douglas H. Ginsburg
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Date posted to database: 10 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
10 55 Patent Disclosures and Standard-Setting
Josh Lerner, Haris Tabakovic and Jean Tirole
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Harvard Business School and University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI)
Date posted to database: 13 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 14 Oct 2016





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