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Using GATT-TRIPs to Improve Development Opportunities: A Proposal for Central America

Using GATT-TRIPs to Improve Development Opportunities: A Proposal for Central America

by Cecily Anne O’Regan & Patrick T. O’Regan –   Given the geographic and natural resource advantages that countries in the Americas have which will likely shape the business and trade climate in the 21st century, accelerating the development process for developing countries in the region … Read More

by Cecily Anne O’Regan & Patrick T. O’Regan –   Given the geographic and natural resource advantages that countries in the Americas have which will likely shape the business and trade climate in the 21st century, accelerating the development process for developing countries in the region … Read more

Neutering Net Neutrality: What Verizon v. F.C.C. Means for the Future of the Internet

Neutering Net Neutrality: What Verizon v. F.C.C. Means for the Future of the Internet

by Alexander Hurst –   Few things are as ingrained in Americans’ daily lives as the Internet. A one-stop source for information, communication, and entertainment, the Internet has, for many, supplanted the old media that came before it such as books, telephones, fax machines, and television. … Read More

by Alexander Hurst –   Few things are as ingrained in Americans’ daily lives as the Internet. A one-stop source for information, communication, and entertainment, the Internet has, for many, supplanted the old media that came before it such as books, telephones, fax machines, and television. … Read more

Are Prior Art Citations Determinative of Patent Approval?: An Empirical Analysis of the Strategy Behind Citing Prior Art

Are Prior Art Citations Determinative of Patent Approval?: An Empirical Analysis of the Strategy Behind Citing Prior Art

by James H. Richardson –   This paper analyzes the impact of prior art citation by inventors on examiner citations and upon the time to patent approval. Using two discrete datasets comprised of extensive filing data, this analysis presents conclusions regarding the impact of applicant citations … Read More

by James H. Richardson –   This paper analyzes the impact of prior art citation by inventors on examiner citations and upon the time to patent approval. Using two discrete datasets comprised of extensive filing data, this analysis presents conclusions regarding the impact of applicant citations … Read more