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The source that judges use to review patent issues
Patent Law and Practice was first published by the Federal Judicial Center in 1988 as a one-volume introduction to patent law for federal judges. Since that time, judges and their law clerks have come to rely on this reference for up-to-date information on patent law as it has evolved in response to the courts, Congress, and changes in practice at the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO). Patent Law and Practice has been cited by courts more than 100 times since its initial publication, most notably in the Supreme Court decision, Markman v. Westview Instruments.
The all-newEighth Edition summarizes and analyzes the most recent developments in the law, including the sweeping changes resulting from the Supreme Court and Federal Circuit decisions that have:
The Eighth Edition also analyzes the interplay between District Court litigation, which is the focus of this book, and the new procedures for post-grant challenges implemented by the PTO since enactment of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act in 2011.
The Eighth Edition covers these decisions, as well as the Federal Circuit’s continued evolution of the law relating to claim construction, invalidity for anticipation and obviousness, indirect and “divided” infringement, and equitable defenses, including patent misuse and laches.
Practitioners will use the latest edition of Schwartz’sPatent Law and Practice to:
Herbert F. Schwartz, who originated this book, passed away in 2014. To honor his contributions to earlier editions and to the field of patent law generally, the book has been renamed Schwartz’s Patent Law and Practice.
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