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The Resource Patent failure : how judges, bureaucrats, and lawyers put innovators at risk, James Bessen and Michael J. Meurer

Patent failure : how judges, bureaucrats, and lawyers put innovators at risk, James Bessen and Michael J. Meurer

Label
Patent failure : how judges, bureaucrats, and lawyers put innovators at risk
Title
Patent failure
Title remainder
how judges, bureaucrats, and lawyers put innovators at risk
Statement of responsibility
James Bessen and Michael J. Meurer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presenting a wide range of empirical evidence from history, law, and economics, this text is an authoritative and comprehensive look at the economic performance of patents. It asks whether patents work well as property rights, and, if not, what institutional and legal reforms are necessary to make the patent system more effective
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bessen, James
Dewey number
346.7304/86
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3114
LC item number
.B47 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Meurer, Michael James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patent laws and legislation
  • Law reform
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • Law reform
  • Patent laws and legislation
  • United States
Label
Patent failure : how judges, bureaucrats, and lawyers put innovators at risk, James Bessen and Michael J. Meurer
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The argument in brief -- Why property rights work, how property rights fail -- If you can't tell the boundaries, then it ain't property -- Survey of empirical research : do patents perform like property? -- What are U.S. patents worth to their owners? -- The cost of disputes -- How important is the failure of patent notice? -- Small inventors -- Abstract patents and software -- Making patents work as property -- Reforms to improve notice -- A glance forward
Control code
677130637
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 331 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691143217
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780691143217
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttw89n
  • 86014f82-a969-4579-a46a-f4c0cfa3ef08
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)677130637
Label
Patent failure : how judges, bureaucrats, and lawyers put innovators at risk, James Bessen and Michael J. Meurer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The argument in brief -- Why property rights work, how property rights fail -- If you can't tell the boundaries, then it ain't property -- Survey of empirical research : do patents perform like property? -- What are U.S. patents worth to their owners? -- The cost of disputes -- How important is the failure of patent notice? -- Small inventors -- Abstract patents and software -- Making patents work as property -- Reforms to improve notice -- A glance forward
Control code
677130637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 331 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691143217
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780691143217
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttw89n
  • 86014f82-a969-4579-a46a-f4c0cfa3ef08
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)677130637

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