Annual Review of Intellectual Property Law Developments 2006-2008
CHICAGO, Feb. 19, 2009 – The new Annual Review of Intellectual Property Law Development 2006 – 2008, annual flagship publication from the _ Section of Intellectual Property Law, includes thoughtful and balanced treatment of the key legal developments in the courts, agencies and legislatures to assist practitioners in keeping current in every area of IP law.
The January 2009 debut volume is the result of more than 50 contributors who provided their expertise on more than 300 of the top legal developments monitored by the section’s substantive committees from winter 2006 to fall 2008.
Organized into six parts—patents, trademarks, unfair competition, copyright, trade secrets and other areas of IP law–this book provides comprehensive coverage of:
- Proposed legislation and agency rules
- Recent Supreme Court patent cases, including eBay v. MercExchange, KSR v. Teleflex, and Quanta v. LG Electronics,
- Recent Federal Circuit en banc decisions including Egyptian Goddess
- Recent Federal Circuit decisions on business method patents, such as In re Bilski
- New PTO and TTAB rules
- Recent patent developments concerning standards setting organizations including Rambus and N-Data.
With more than 400,000 members, the _ is the largest voluntary professional membership organization in the world. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.
Title: Annual Review of Intellectual Property Law Developments 2006-2008
Publisher: _ Section of Intellectual Property Law
Product Code: 5370164
Price: $149.95; $139.95 for ABA members; $129.95 for ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law members
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