These pages contain supplemental course materials for the Sixth Edition of Principles of Patent Law, which is available for purchase or rental directly from the publisher as both a hardcopy and an ebook. It can also be found at booksellers such as Amazon.com. Click here for the Fifth Edition materials.
The supplemental materials include patents, articles, and historical documents relating to the leading cases in each chapter, as well as links to the relevant statutes and Manual of Patent Examining Procedure sections.
Chapter 1 – Origins and Policies
Chapter 2 – Obtaining the Patent Grant
Chapter 3 – Disclosure Requirements
Chapter 4 – Novelty and Loss of Right
Chapter 5 – Nonobviousness
Chapter 6 – Utility
Chapter 7 – Statutory Subject Matter
Chapter 8 – Infringement
Chapter 9 – Defenses and Limitations
Chapter 10 – Remedies