Clark D. Asay, 𝘌𝘹-𝘗𝘰𝘴𝘵 𝘐𝘯𝘤𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘴 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘐𝘗 𝘪𝘯 𝘎𝘢𝘳𝘤𝘪𝘢 𝘷. 𝘎𝘰𝘰𝘨𝘭𝘦 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘉𝘦𝘺𝘰𝘯𝘥, 67 Sᴛᴀɴ. L. Rᴇᴠ Oɴʟɪɴᴇ 37 (2014).
Copyright; patent trolls; intellectual property theory
In this Essay, I articulate a theory for why the outcome in the Ninth Circuit's recent Garcia v. Google copyright decision is wrong. I apply the same theory to explain the problem with patent assertion entities, more colloquially known as patent trolls.
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