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Published: 16 February 2012

248 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199840687

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Global Patents

Limits of Transnational Enforcement

Marketa Trimble

  • Explains the absence of a global patent, identifies the associated problems, analyzes solutions that have been proposed to mitigate the absence of a global patent, and suggests where the future of global patenting and patent enforcement might be headed
  • Analyzes existing options for extraterritorial enforcement of a single-country patent
  • Discusses problems of global patent enforcement, including a review of historical developments, and original statistical data
  • Focuses on the United States and Germany, the two most significant patent litigation venues, and provides a side-by-side comparative analysis of the extraterritorial features of the two countries' patent laws
  • Provides an extensive bibliography, original statistical data, and building blocks for analysis that may facilitate further research

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