The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit's Impact on Patent Litigation

@article{Henry2005TheCO,
  title={The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit's Impact on Patent Litigation},
  author={Matthew D. Henry and John L. Turner},
  journal={Intellectual Property Law eJournal},
  year={2005}
}
Abstract More than 20 years after the establishment of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC), research has yet to explain accurately the new court’s impact on patent litigation, patenting, and inventive activity. To address this shortcoming in the literature, we analyze a novel data set that permits us to consider separately the issues of validity and infringement in comparing the tendencies of the CAFC with those of its predecessor appeals courts. Our analysis of district and… Expand
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