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Reference:

Treatises:

The Intellectual Property section is on the third floor of the Law Library in Ranges 324-325.

  • Anatomy of a Patent Case. KF3155 .A96 2012. Also available on Bloomberg Law (Mason Law and on-site users only).
  • Biotechnology and the Law, by Iver P. Cooper. KF3133 .B56 C66.
  • Chisum on Patents, by Donald S. Chisum. KF3114 .C45. Also available on Lexis (Mason Law users only).
  • Copyright Law in Business & Practice, by John W. Hazard, Jr. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Gilson on Trademarks, by Jerome Gilson and Karin Green. Available on Lexis (Mason Law users only).
  • Epstein on Intellectual Property, by Michael A. Epstein. KF2979 .E6723.
  • Harmon on Patents, by Robert L. Harmon. KF3114 .H3465 2007. Also available on Bloomberg Law (Mason Law and on-site users only).
  • International Copyright Law and Practice, by Melville B. Nimmer and Paul Edward Geller. K1420.5 .I54.
  • Law of Copyright, by Howard B. Abrams. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Lindey on Entertainment, Publishing and the Arts, by Alexander Lindey and Michael Landau. KF4290 .L56. Also available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • McCarthy on Trademarks & Unfair Competition, by J. Thomas McCarthy. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Milgrim on Trade Secrets, by Roger M. Milgrim. KF3197 .A6 M5. Also available on Lexis (Mason Law users only).
  • Moy’s Walker on Patents, by R. Carl Moy. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Nimmer on Copyright, by Melville B. Nimmer and David Nimmer. KF2991.5 N5 1978. Also available on Lexis (Mason Law users only).
  • Patent Law and Practice, by Herbert F. Schwartz and Robert J. Goldman. Available on Bloomberg Law (Mason Law and on-site users only).
  • Patent Law Fundamentals, by John Gladstone Mills, Donald Cress Reiley, and Robert Clare Highley. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Patry on Copyright, by William F. Patry. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Trade Secrets Law, by Melvin F. Jager. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • Trade Secrets Throughout the World, by Melvin F. Jager. K1577 .T73. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • World Copyright Law, by J.A.L. Sterling. K1420.5 .S725 2008.
  • World Intellectual Property Rights and Remedies, by Dennis Campbell. Available on Westlaw (Mason Law users only).
  • World Patent Law and Practice, by J.W. Baxter and John P. Sinnott. KF3114 .P28 v.2-2A.
  • World Trademark Law and Practice, by Ethan Horwitz. Available on Lexis (Mason Law users only).

Historical Treatises:

For electronic copies of historical treatises, please see Eighteenth Century Collections Online (1701-1800) and Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises (1800-1926) (Mason and on-site users only).

    Popular Works:

    Study Aids:

    • West Academic Study Aids (Mason Law users only) Includes study aids from West Academic Publishing, Foundation Press, and Gilbert on the subjects of copyright, patent law, and trademark.

    Online Databases:

    Bloomberg BNA Databases (Mason Law and on-site users only) — Offers in-depth news and analysis.

    Bloomberg Law Intellectual Property Practice Center (Mason Law and on-site users only) — Provides access to laws and regulations, opinions, agency materials, treatises, transactional resources, law reviews, news, and much more.

    HeinOnline Intellectual Property Law Collection (Mason and on-site users only)  Includes federal agency decisions, legislative histories, periodicals, and more.

    Lexis (Mason Law users only) Lexis Advance includes Copyright Law, Patent Law, and Trademark Law in its Topics. Also, Lexis Practice Advisor for Intellectual Property & Technology offers practice notes, checklists, forms, relevant cases, codes, and commentary on legal transactions related to intellectual property practice.

    Practising Law Institute Discover Plus (Mason and on-site users only) — Features treatises, course handbooks, answer books, forms, program transcripts, and more.

    Westlaw (Mason Law users only)  Includes Intellectual Property in its Practice Areas. Also, Practical Law covers the practice area of Intellectual Property & Technology and provides practice notes, checklists, and state and country Q&A comparison tools.

    To find scholarly articles in journal databases, please see the Law Library's Research Guide on Journal Databases.

    Government Websites:

    Other Internet Resources:

      Last edited February 5, 2015