Books et al.PATENT LAW

One Size Fits All, After Tailoring

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Science  25 Sep 2009:
Vol. 325, Issue 5948, pp. 1625
DOI: 10.1126/science.1176066

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Claiming that serious problems arise from current U.S. patent law applying the same set of rules across all industries, Burk and Lemley argue for giving the courts the power to interpret and apply the law so as to treat different types of businesses differently.