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Author McJohn, Stephen M., 1959- author.

Title Intellectual property : examples and explanations / Stephen M. McJohn, Professor of Law, Suffolk University.

Publication Info. New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 main  345.1-MC IN    DUE 09-21-23
Edition Sixth edition.
Description xxiv, 609 pages ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The contours of intellectual property law -- Subject matter: creative expression, "no matter how humble, crude, or obvious" -- Excluded subject matter : ideas, functional aspects, infringing material, government works -- Obtaining protection and licensing: ownership, formalities, duration -- Exclusive rights: their enforcement and limitations -- Patentable subject matter: products and processes -- Substantive standards for protection: new, useful, and nonobvious inventions -- Obtaining protection, ownership, and licensing: of hoops and pitfalls -- Rights and infringement : "the benefit of his invention" -- Subject matter of trademark law -- Substantive standards for protection : "the source-distinguishing ability of a mark" -- Obtaining protection and licensing : using, registering, licensing, and losing a trademark -- Infringement and related rights under trademark law -- Trade secret subject matter : information with economic value from not being generally known -- Getting protection through reasonable security measures and losing protection through public disclosure -- Misappropriation and remedies -- More state law theories and federal preemption.
Subject Intellectual property -- United States.
Genre/Form Study guides.
Other Editions: Revision of: McJohn, Stephen M., 1959- . Intellectual property : examples & explanations. 3rd ed. New York : Aspen Publishers, 2009. (DLC) 2009007612. 9780735577336.
ISBN 9781454891987